Gerard leads the Specialist Asset team within Deloitte’s Transformation & Operations in Australia, which focuses on improving asset performance, reducing costs, or controlling critical asset risks, to bring about lasting change to asset intensive industries.
Gerard is an asset management professional with over 35 years’ experience in all aspects of maintenance and reliability for both mobile and fixed plant mining assets, and during this time has also led an organisation that developed a solid client base in Transportation and Utilities. Gerard’s broad hands-on experience within maintenance, from tradesperson to global practice lead, creates a foundation of unprecedented operational understanding within the field.
His corporate experience has been across several large mining companies, including BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, Peabody and Anglo and in many countries including Indonesia and Chile.
Over the past 10 years Gerard has helped a broad range of clients including small, medium and large companies to improve their asset performance and bottom line.
Gerard is passionate about asset management and practical outcomes for businesses. He has always held a vision for the industries that he serves – “assets are managed across their life cycle to achieve the best business bottom line outcomes and maintenance is recognised as enabling businesses to achieve superior performance”.