A photographic portrait of Robert Dalton
To truly make a difference and not just be an ‘old head’ with an opinion, care about the people and organisations, and provide advice like you’re part of the journey.

Robert Dalton

EY Oceania Growth Markets Leader

Strategic, loyal advisor. Problem solver, mentor and motivator. Sportsman.

Rob is EY’s Oceania Growth Markets Leader. With 25 years experience as a Big 4 Partner in successful Leadership and Executive roles,  Rob has spent the past five years running the firm’s Entrepreneurial programs and advising Entrepreneurs on rapidly growing their businesses. 

Rob has developed his diversified skill base through hands on executive secondment roles in companies undertaking transformational change, including acquisition integration, and divisional separation. More recently Rob has worked closely with many start-up companies, incubators and accelerators.

Rob had great success in sport in his younger years, only to be struck down by injury. However he has spent the last 30 years contributing across multiple sports including as a Director of leading AFL football club Richmond for 15 years, Chair of his sport of hockey for the past 10, and a member of the Australian Sports Commission’s Audit and Risk committees.

How Rob is building a better working world

"I have spent my entire 35-year career helping, guiding and motivating people and organisations achieve their goals, ambitions and dreams. 

A large portion of my working life has involved pro bono help for individuals and organisations to progress the causes they represent."