Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary
BBus, GradDipACG, FCA, FGIA, FCIS, FAICD
Mr Patrick was appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Company Secretary of INSEARCH Limited in 2010.
As CFO/Company Secretary he is responsible for INSEARCH’s Finance and Governance activities. The Governance portfolio includes the Program Management Office (PMO), Campus Planning, Risk Management, Compliance (including liaising with Regulators), Offshore legal entities, Legal and Company Secretariat.
During the previous 30 years, he held senior financial, management and governance positions in the professional services, manufacturing and construction industries in Australia and Asia.
His career includes 15 years in diverse roles in 'Big 4' accounting firms and five years as the Chief Operating Officer of a law firm.
Mr Patrick is a Director of INSEARCH (Shanghai) Limited.
He is on the management committee of the NSW Federation of Community Language Schools and is a member of the Audit & Risk Committee of the Australian Orthopaedic Association and of the Corporate and Legal Issues Committee of The Governance Institute of Australia.
Mr Patrick is a Fellow of the following organisations: Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, The Governance Institute of Australia, The Australian Institute of Company Directors, and the UK Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.