Roger is one of the region’s foremost productivity improvement and organisational design experts. He has provided productivity improvement services for many of Asia Pacific’s most respected companies and institutions including: AMCOR; Westpac; GE Money; Graincorp; ME Bank; nab; Royal Flying Doctors’ Service; Telstra; University of Melbourne; and World Vision.
Roger has been an assignment Director and Steering Committee member on over 40 transformation programs. He spends much of his time as a Director focused on ensuring successful organisational change, with demonstrated and quantified returns. Roger believes it is not possible to run a transformation services consultancy without being actively involved in a range of client assignments: this being one of the best ways to stay in touch with leading practices and market trends.
Roger has published widely on productivity improvement and restructuring including in CEO Magazine, Management Today, Retail World, Marketing Magazine, and The Institute Journal.
He is an experienced company Director having sat on the Boards of a range of enterprises including: E*TRADE Australia; ANZ International Ltd (Singapore); Greenfleet; Lean Planning Services Pty Ltd; and Bevington Consulting Pty Ltd. Roger has been Chair of the E*TRADE Remuneration Committee. Roger also chairs or is a member of, several advisory panels such as the Steering Group for the National Health Services Directory project and, the advisory committee for process improvement for hospitals in the state of Victoria.
He is a very active contributor to Australia’s charitable sector as Chair of the World Vision Business Advisory Councils in both Melbourne and Sydney, and as Chair of Greenfleet’s Business Advisory Council.
Prior to joining the Bevington Group, Roger was a Group Senior Executive with the ANZ Bank, responsible for financial performance management (Head of Group Performance Management), as well as having major project governance accountabilities (Head of Group Project Centre of Excellence).
Roger holds a Master of Commerce (Honours) from the University of Melbourne, and a Bachelor of Science (Honours) from the University of Manchester. He also holds a Graduate Certificate in Management, Australian Graduate School of Management, and is a Graduate (Order of Merit), of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.