Rob Whitaker, Associate Director, Corporate Finance

Rob Whitaker

Associate Director, Corporate Finance


+61 3 9603 1778


Rob is an experienced finance professional with a passion for delivering exceptional client outcomes.

Rob’s career spans corporate finance, private equity and investment banking with senior roles at a global accounting firm and Harbert Australia Private Equity prior to joining BDO. This balance of experience enables Rob to deliver an outcome tailored to the needs of all stakeholders, and gives Rob a detailed understanding of client viewpoints.

Rob brings over 18 years of experience to BDO having worked across a variety of different advisory assignments.


  • Due diligence assistance (buy-side and sell-side)
  • Capital raisings / IPOs
  • Vendor assist (pre-deal preparation)
  • Synergy analysis & cost optimisation
  • Investor communication
  • Commercial due diligence


  • Consumer markets & retail
  • Healthcare
  • Packaging & materials
  • Infrastructure
  • Industrial markets
  • Mining services


  • Bachelor of Business
  • Masters of Business Administration