MSc (Security and Risk Management) England, METM Qld, PhD

(Elected general staff member – from June 2014)


Naveen is an experienced senior manager with extensive experience in the areas of policies, IT architecture, cybersecurity, program management, information audit and risk management, contract management, compliance and assurance.  He has worked across both the public and private sector and proud to have completed nineteen years of service at Griffith. As an elected member of Griffith Council, Naveen welcomes and encourages any feedback from constituents of the Griffith community.

Current Position

Senior Manager, Risk and Compliance, Digital Solutions, Corporate Services, Griffith University

Previous Positions

    • Manager, Risk and Compliance, Information Services, Griffith University
    • Associate Director, Information Services, Griffith University
    • Production Services, Planning and Strategy Manager, WorkCover Qld
    • Professional Services Manager, Fujitsu Australia
    • Avionics Engineer, Department of Civil Aviation

Professional Qualifications and Memberships

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Griffith Business School, Griffith University
  • Master of Science, Risk and Security Management, University of Leicester, England
  • Master of Engineering and Technology Management, University of Queensland
  • Graduate Certificate in Flexible Learning Development, Griffith University
  • Certificate in University Teaching (GIHE, Griffith, Australia)
  • Graduate, Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Fellow, Australian Institute of Management
  • Graduate Member, Institute of Engineers
  • Member of ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association)

Qualifications for Civic Duties

  • Diploma in Counselling
  • Certified Civil Marriage Celebrant, Australia
  • Justice of the Peace (Qual), Qld
  • Certificate in Literacy and Numeracy Tutoring (volunteer)

Current Appointments

  • Member, Griffith University Council
  • Academic Committee Member
  • Finance Resources and Risk Committee Member
  • Staff Giving Committee Member
  • External Member, Queensland Police Service Staff Selection Panel
  • Member, IT Security Reference Group, QUT

Previous Appointments

  • Chair, AFCOM Board Brisbane Chapter
  • Founding Chair, Storage Network User Group
  • Chair, QUESTnet Conference 2010