Our structure, as displayed on this page, shows the various roles performed by your Executive Committee, all voluntary members. The Executive Committee is united by a commitment to the security profession. This commitment gives us a unique ability to offer the Victorian membership appropriate support across our industry.
Our team on the ground in Victoria maintain strong local, regional, national and international ties, supporting our members and ensuring the success of our industry.
Daniel has approximately 14 years of experience in the Security industry, including operational leadership and consulting. He enjoys the challenge of finding and adapting common security principles to address new or complex risks, with a focus on Governance, Physical and Information Security domains. Daniel holds a Diploma of Security Risk Management, and a Diploma of Management.
Clayton has over 30 years’ experience in the security industry as a trainer, adviser and security leader. He specialises in security risk management, security training and executive protection. In addition to leading his own organisation, Clayton is an adviser to public and private organisations on risk minimisation and operational security services in Australia and abroad.
Gordon is a Life Member of ASIS International of 29 years standing achieved through the membership of both the Victoria Australia Chapter 081 (formerly the Australia Chapter) and the New Zealand Chapter.
His security career spans over 55 years and includes positions of Prison Governor, Senior Management roles in Coles Myer with a focus on Profit Management, Audit, Loss Prevention, and store operations.
He is responsible for the creation of the Queensland Chapter with members' support. Gordon held most executive positions within the Chapter. He is returning to the Chapter as the Treasurer and is committed to support colleagues and fellow industry members.
Pascal has been working in the security industry for over 20 years, he is currently working as a Security Consultant specialising predominantly in areas of security risk and development of technical and non-technical security design; and review and development of guard force operations.
After serving as Chapter Chair 2017 to 2019, Pascal continues to take an active role with the Chapter as Membership Coordinator, he also is highly involved with numerous ASIS Subject Matter Expert Communities.
Pascal holds a Diploma in Security and Risk Management and is Board Certified in ISO31000.
For over 20 years Nick has been Managing Director of his own security firm, Dominance Guardian Services. He has experience across areas of business operations, human resources, client acquisition and management in addition to the development of formalised systems across the operation.
Nick has formal tertiary and vocational qualifications in the social sciences, security and business operations.
Graham Manson ASM
Graham has over 21 years experience in security, risk and emergency management. He is a recipient of the Australian Security Medal in recognition of his demonstrated consistent, high-level contribution to the security profession, its clients and the wider community.
Graham is also an active participant in a number of national representative bodies that included the energy, aviation, transport, banking & finance and water sectors. He is highly skilled with demonstrated experience in managing complex and diverse stakeholder groups.
Graham has formal qualifications in security, risk and safety. He has extensive experience in governance and compliance.
Laval is a Security Engineer at Aurecon’s Melbourne Security & Risk team. He is an Electrical Engineer, with over 7 years’ experience within the security industry as a systems integrator and security consultant.
He has worked on numerous high-profile projects across Australia involving the delivery a variety of smart and secure premises in a range of sectors and differing environments. Laval is passionate about technology, developing knowledge and experience in the security field, and providing advice and delivering quality documentation that brings value to the end-users.
Laval joins the ASIS committee driven by his desire to contribute to the security industry.
Craig has over 30 years’ experience in the security industry with 25 of these years in managerial roles in the private and public sectors.
Strong interest in large scale security projects and improving hardware, systems and processes for effective and efficient operations.
Holder of an Associate Diploma Social Science (Security Management) and an electrical trade qualification.
Dr Matthew Ellis
Matt has 27 years international experience in public safety specialising in emergency management working with various levels of government, non-government and fortune 500 companies.
Matt is passionate about human capital theory and community development by driving evidenced based practice in the sector. Matt holds numerous qualifications in security, paramedical science, emergency services, community development and emergency management.
Scott has served in various roles in a career distinguished by the breadth and depth of his exposure to the security threat landscape.
His approach reflects extensive experience across the physical, personnel and logical security domains. His personable nature and demeanour provide an ideal platform for collaboration and negotiation environments. He has a degree in Criminology from CSU and a Masters in Cybersecurity, Strategy and Diplomacy from UNSW.
Scott is a member of multiple security, risk, intelligence, and cybersecurity-related organisations. This active membership provides an ideal platform for empowering knowledge outreach from a global cybersecurity community.
Charlie Kobak has been in the security industry since 1994 and is Founder and Director of Crownland Security since 2009.
Charlie has over 10-years’ experience as a security industry trainer and assessor delivering a range of security and security & risk management courses as well as actively undertaking a range of operational security roles.
Charlie has formal tertiary and vocational qualifications in business, security, risk management and health & fitness.