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Rod de Aboitiz was the CFO of the Abacus Property Group (2006-2012). Prior to that Rod was CFO of Rothschild Australia (2004-2006) a full service merchant bank. Rod started his professional career with Coopers & Lybrand (now PwC) where he spent 12 years working in the firm's assurance practices in Sydney, Singapore, Vietnam and New York.

In this 20 year working career Rod gained valuable experience in:

  • Business strategy - both formulation and implementation
  • Fund raising - both debt and equity totalling c$A3bn
  • Transactions - due diligence, structuring, valuation and execution
  • Financial management – from implementing robust financial management systems through to financial and regulatory reporting for listed entities
  • Stakeholder relations – from regulators through to investors, and
  • Management – building and leading teams.




Rod de Aboitiz

Rod has a B Ec (Syd) and an MBA (AGSM). A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Rod has also been both a board member and President of the AGSM Alumni Board. A UNSW Australian School of Business Alumni Leader Rod is also a Director of the Lyceum Group Foundation (a charity which raises funds to provide equipment for disabled children).