Mark Robinson


Mark Robinson revised

Mark has over 25 years of experience in the areas of turnaround and insolvency, as well as strategy, operations and risk management. He has also spent many years liaising with domestic and foreign professional associations, government regulators and law makers.

He is a commercially focused professional with a solid track record in stakeholder management and consistently delivering focused strategies, whilst remaining adaptable and approachable.


Mark commenced his career as a lieutenant in the Royal Australian Navy before joining the Australian Financial Security Authority (AFSA) in 1991.  He then commenced at PPB Advisory in 1997, later becoming a partner in 2001 and Chief Operations Officer in 2017. Mark is a past President of Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association (ARITA) and a past President of INSOL International.  He is a Registered Liquidator and Trustee in Bankruptcy.

Mark relishes the challenge of identifying and implementing the best solutions as part of each and every appointment.  He attributes his success to his passion of working at the coalface with clients and stakeholders and leveraging his wealth of experience and networks to deliver great outcomes.

Qualifications and Memberships: 

  • Master of Management Economics – major Project Management (UNSW)
  • Bachelor of Commerce with Merit – Accounting, Finance and Systems (UNSW)
  • Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ)
  • Registered Trustee in Bankruptcy
  • Registered Liquidator
  • Past-President, Life Member and Fellow of the Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association (ARITA)
  • Past-President of INSOL International, the international association of national insolvency associations (INSOL)

Areas of Expertise:

  • Personal Insolvency
  • Corporate Insolvency
  • Business Advisory and Turnaround
  • Operations and Risk Management
  • Specialist industry experience in real estate and construction, education, government and IT businesses.