Kevin is the Chief Compliance Officer of the ASX. He is a member of the ASX Corporate Governance Council and the Financial Reporting Council. He was the principal author of the 3rd and 4th editions of the ASX Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations and of most of ASX’s guidance notes, including the landmark Guidance Note 8 on continuous disclosure.
Prior to joining ASX, Kevin was a lawyer for 30 years, specialising in financial services, mergers and acquisitions and corporate matters. He held a number of senior positions with law firms and as inhouse counsel, including as a partner of the law firms Freehills and Atanaskovic Hartnell and as the general counsel of Bankers Trust Australia Limited.
Kevin was also an adjunct professor of Sydney University Law School and taught the course Compliance: Theory and Practice in the Financial Services Industry as part of its Masters program from 2002 until 2017.