Gordon Eastwood - Manager, Probity

Public sector audit and evaluation – Gordon brings over 20 years of expertise in public sector audits and evaluation. As a Senior Analyst with the NSW Audit Office for over 10 years Gordon aimed at helping agencies to improve value for money, accountability and transparency and ensure they operate in compliance with rules and regulations. Gordon has also worked with the Department of Premier and Cabinet for 6 years where he built a deep understanding of the workings of government, providing policy advice, working on major whole of government reform projects and undertaking various evaluations and performance reviews.

Infrastructure – Gordon’s performance audit work included examining complex governance and assurance arrangements for one of NSW’s largest infrastructure projects. He also examined governance arrangements for how the NSW government deals with private sector unsolicited proposals. One of Gordon’s earlier performance audits included critiquing the complex sale arrangements for the $1bln sale of TAB.

International experience – Gordon consulted to Indonesia largest Audit Agency (Badan Keuangan dan Pembanunan) employing 8000 staff.  He recommended and helped to establish Indonesia’s first Performance Audit Division, a critical step forward in improving accountability and transparency in this relatively young democracy.