Part of our business success is due to the support of a talented team of Executives who provide us with commercial advice and specialist business intelligence to guide our decision making.
John Markos – Managing Partner
John was elected to lead the business since assuming the role as managing partner in 2003. He has been instrumental in business strategy execution, including the relocation to the professional services hub at Barangaroo in 2017. John led a transformation strategy of space optimization, smart-technology, flexible working and open innovation. This strategy has resulted in strong client serviceability, creation of an agile workforce and introduction of business efficiencies. John is championing the firm’s expansion into non-traditional legal services including business advisory and policy, procedure and review.
John sits on a number of external Boards and is currently the Commodore for the CYCA.
Rod Cameron – Partner Representative
A member of Hicksons Partnership since 1986, Rod holds a degree in Law, Commerce and is a Harvard-trained negotiator. Rod leads the firm’s practices in commercial litigation, lenders mortgage insurance, title insurance and disciplinary matters. Rod has been a part of the Executive Team since formation and contributes to financial and commercial business decisions.
Stewart Cameron – Partner Representative
Stewart joined Hicksons in 1987 and leads the firm’s workers insurance practice advising and representing insurers, scheme agents, specialised insurers and employers in relation to statutory insurance issues, common law claims, employment law, work health and safety matters and recoveries. With a Bachelor of Commerce and Law, Stewart joined the Executive Team in 2017 and contributes to the management decisions of the business.
Colleen Weiler – Director of Operations
Colleen was appointed to Director of Operations at Hicksons in 2017, where she leads the effective execution of all business operations to complement the firm’s strategy objectives. Colleen is a Justice of the Peace and holds a Masters in both Commerce and Human Resources Management. With over 25 years’ experience in senior roles within professional services firms, Colleen has led the design and delivery of business strategies including leadership, performance, talent management and cultural change programs.
Vivien Ng – Financial Controller
Vivien joined the Hicksons in 2012 as Financial Controller and leads the financial and practice management activities of the firm. Vivien is a CPA, has an MBA and a Bachelor in Economics. She has over 30 years’ experience in professional services firms and leads a number of financial initiatives for the firm, promoting procedural efficiencies.