Rish & Compliance Manager, De Bruyn’s Transport
Ferdie is currently the Risk and Compliance Manager for De Bruyn’s Transport (related companies include De Bruyn Cold Logistics, Bass Strait Transport and De Bruyn Marine) as well as the Chair of TruckSafe (a not-for-profit world class business and risk management system aimed at improving the safety and professionalism of trucking operators nationwide). He is also a RAAF Active Reserve Officer working in safety risk and governance.
Ferdie has been undertaking his current civilian role since January 2011 and he has over 20 years of experience in management, leadership, business development, training, industrial advocacy, safety and compliance across many different industries including transport, housing construction, forestry and the public sector.
Ferdie holds a Bachelor of Business Degree, Advanced Diploma in Work Health and Safety, a Diploma in Quality Auditing and a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. He is a professional member of the Institute of Managers and Leaders, Australian Human Resources Institute, Australian Institute of Health and Safety and the National Safety Council of Australia.
In his spare time, Ferdie helps out with the Little Athletics Tasmania Board and Scotch Oakburn College Risk Committee and enjoys swimming, walking the dogs and travel !!