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The executive team


Chief Commissioner

The Hon John Hatzistergos AM

Biographical information to come.


Paul Lakatos SC

Commencing 12 September 2022. Biographical information to come.

The Hon Helen Murrell SC

Biographical information to come.

Chief Executive Officer

Philip Reed

Philip Reed was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Commission on 2 July 2018.

Mr Reed has over 35 years’ experience in public sector administration across four government jurisdictions (NSW, Queensland, Victoria and most recently the Australian Government).  He has extensive experience in leading and implementing reforms across a wide range of policy areas, and has a track record of delivering outcomes in large, complex, service delivery organisations. He has a very good understanding of public sector leadership and the environment in which it operates, and also has extensive experience in how government works, including the Cabinet and Parliamentary processes and procedures.

Prior to joining the ICAC, Mr Reed was the CEO of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, between June 2014 and March 2018. He was Director-General of the Department of Justice and Attorney-General and Director-General of the Department of Science, Information Technology, Innovation and the Arts in the Queensland Government. He also held senior roles in the Victorian Government, including Deputy Secretary, Government and Corporate Group in the Department of Premier and Cabinet, and Under Secretary of the Department of Sustainability and Environment.
In NSW, Mr Reed held a variety of roles over a 20-year period including Branch Manager, Cabinet Secretariat, and Policy Manager, Natural Resources Branch in the Cabinet Office, General Manager, Corporate Governance in NSW WorkCover, and Deputy Director-General of the Department of Energy, Utilities and Sustainability.

Solicitor to the Commission/Executive Director, Legal Division

Roy Waldon LLB (Hons)

Roy Waldon was appointed to the position of Solicitor to the Commission/Executive Director, Legal, in June 2005.

Mr Waldon previously practised law both in Tasmania and NSW before joining the ICAC.

Executive Director, Investigation Division

Bernadette Dubois

Bernadette Dubois was appointed Executive Director, Investigation Division, on 30 January 2020. Ms Dubois joined the Commission as a Chief Investigator in 2004.  

Ms Dubois commenced her career with the NSW Police in 1984, where she undertook various roles including uniform duties, and as a Detective including with Bondi Detectives, the Drug Enforcement Agency, Office of the Solicitor and Special Crime and Internal Affairs. Ms Dubois moved to Western Australia in 2002 where she was a Chief Investigator with the then Western Australian Anti-Corruption Commission and later a consultant to the Western Australian Police Force, Professional Standards Command.

Executive Director, Corruption Prevention Division

Lewis Rangott BEc (Hons) MCom

Lewis Rangott started his corruption prevention career at the Commission in 2003 as a senior corruption prevention officer and principal officer. He then held senior corruption prevention roles in the public and private sectors before being appointed to the position of Executive Director, Corruption Prevention, in May 2017. Mr Rangott is also a certified fraud examiner.

Executive Director, Corporate Services Division

Andrew Koureas MComm (Accounting) BComm LLB FCPA

Andrew Koureas was appointed to the position of Executive Director, Corporate Services, in October 2008.

Mr Koureas has held senior positions in finance and accounting within the public sector including the NSW Department of Housing and NSW Health. He is a fellow member of the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants.