John is a chartered accountant, and Managing Director of Stratica, a risk consulting firm and qualified security assessor with offices in Melbourne, Sydney and Hong Kong. He is a former partner of KPMG, working globally particularly in Asia.
John has over 30 years’ experience in accounting across both the public and private sectors. He is an accredited mediator and arbitrator, listed on the panels of numerous international arbitration centres.
He currently chairs the Risk and Audit Committee of the Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning. John is the Chair of the ADR Committee of LawAsia and a former director of a major state owned water authority where he also chaired its Risk and Audit Committee.