We are pleased to announce that Rob Thomason has been recently appointed Executive Director, VETASSESS. Rob commenced his career in the TAFE sector and has more than 35 years’ experience working in education, consulting and executive development, in Australia and overseas.
Rob has been a strong supporter of Australia’s engagement with Asia and was appointed one of a small number of New Colombo Plan Business Champions by the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade. An advocate for skilled migration, Rob also has business experience in China, India and South Asia, South East Asia, the Pacific, UK and the USA.
Until recently, Rob was Group Executive, Membership and Education with CPA Australia. He worked with Fairfax Media, one of Australia’s largest media organisations and was Director, Executive Education with Melbourne Business School. Rob has held a number of directorships including the US-based International University Consortium for Executive Education.
Rob is passionate about working with industry and stakeholders to further the VETASSESS business.