Rod has over 25 years of investment banking experience. He was previously an executive director of Imagine Group (Australia) Pty Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of diversified financial conglomerate, Brookfield Asset Management, Canada (NYSE: BAM) which acquired Centre Solutions (Australia) in October 2003. Rod was managing director of Centre Solutions (Australia) from November 2000. Centre Solutions (Australia) was a provider of high yield structured finance.
Rod previously worked at ABN AMRO Australia Limited for ten years and was a director and member of its management and credit committees. He also held positions as head of its corporate and structured finance, financial engineering, capital market and syndication departments. Rod is a member of the Council and former deputy chairman of Australian Red Cross NSW.
He has been a Director of Firstmac Limited since 11 November 2004. On 17 June 2020 Rod resigned as an employee of Firstmac Limited and became a Non-Executive Director.