Robin specialises in forensic and regulatory investigations, anti-bribery and fraud risk management advisory. He has more than 20 years of investigative and consulting experience, several of which were spent with a ‘Big 4’ firm where Robin was the National Head of Forensic Investigation Services for Australia. He was also a member of that firm’s Global Investigations Steering Committee.
Robin has worked on investigations in several jurisdictions including Australia, New Zealand, Asia and Africa and has led several high-risk and high-profile public matters. As a respected specialist in the field, he has given formal evidence in criminal and civil proceedings and has appeared before the Australian Parliament’s Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit (JCPAA).
Robin is responsible for leading proactive and reactive forensic solutions and advising clients in all sectors facing a broad range of regulatory, risk and compliance issues. He has led an anti-bribery and corruption review on behalf of a US-based pharmaceutical company concerned with financial crime exposure, investigations in to financial misstatement fraud by multinational entities as well as several investigations into misappropriated government funding in Australia. Among his many high-profile investigations, Robin was engaged by the Fair Work Commission to lead a review of the regulator’s own internal investigations into allegations of financial mismanagement and fraud against a trade union.
QUALIFICATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
- Bachelor of Accounting Science (B. Compt. Honours)
- Certificate III – Investigations
- Member, Institute of Professional Investigators in Australia