AN AUSTRALIAN HONORARY CONSUL REPRESENTING HIS COUNTRY – AND
A RESPECTED LEADER IN AVIATION PROTECTIVE SECURITY, STRATEGY AND CULTURAL TRANSFORMATION
Ron is now in a representative role as Honorary Consul of Australia in Chiang Mai offering client services with jurisdiction throughout the 11 Northern Thailand provinces. His role provides some consular assistance to Australians, promotes and strengthens the Australian-Thailand bilateral relationships and support the Australian Embassy in the consular district.
His prior careers of 45 years were in aviation operations, protective security services and public safety with over 30 years’ senior leadership experience across multiple sectors in dynamic, complex environments.
A service oriented strategic and tactical thinker, Ron has led many organisational changes, delivering significant business improvements operationally, financially, culturally and politically. This has been achieved through progressive thinking, tenacity and the ability to understand long term vision.
RON IS EXPERIENCED IN MAKING DECISIONS THAT ARE SOUND, DEFENSIBLE AND HIS LEADERSHIP STYLE IS ASTUTE TO INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL AGENDAS AND DRIVERS.
Ron’s significant experience in government and private sector, particularly involving infrastructure protection, aviation security, public safety and customer services is indicative of exemplary risk management approach to leadership.
Ron is experienced in making decision that are sound, defensible with business outcomes in mind. His leadership style is astute to internal and external agendas and drivers with expertise that includes a range of specialties:
- vulnerability and risk assessments, mitigation and remedial recommendations,
- security frameworks and policies
- physical, electronic, manpower security
- aviation passenger and baggage security services,
- emergency and contingency management,
- security and safety culture and awareness strategies.
- contract management and client services
- negotiation and representative functions
- business acumen & solutions that are commercially astute to business drivers,
Ron has demonstrated an ability to collaborate across multiple entities to provide positive outcomes, issue management and progressive movement. These sectors involved government, regulators, law enforcement, private sector and community groups. Ron has delivered meaningful changes and measured business results across stakeholders.
Ron’s style is adaptable, enabling individuals across every level of an organisation to understand and deliver to the strategy, particularly at the frontline. Managing multi-million dollar supplier contracts, he understands how to deliver exceptional community culture, spirit and ultimately an enhance experience. Ron has spoken locally and globally at industry and government forums where he enjoys challenging paradigms.
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