Preparing businesses to be emergency ready requires FirstAction to facilitate emergency response training programs for clients in a way that is both compliant and engaging. To do so, FirstAction requires a highly engaging team. We have been growing a best in class team over the past few years and 2017 has been momentous for FirstAction with strong talent acquisitions from within the Emergency Management industry. Notably, FirstAction’s National Operations & Training Manager – Rowan Allsop.
Rowan joined FirstAction with a wealth of experience as a senior leader at state, national and international levels. Rowan’s experience & knowledge stems from property risk, security, loss prevention, safety and emergency management. Rowan also served as a police officer, which has provided him with a skill set not always obtainable outside government organisations.
Rowan’s impressive career includes the following roles:
- National Operations Manager – TrimEVAC (Wesfarmers Company)
- Risk Manager Australia – Uniqlo Australia (Fast Retailing Japan)
- General Manager Emergency Recovery management QLD/NT/WA – TrimEVAC
- Group Risk Manager – Spotlight Property Group
- Security & Risk Manager – Colonial First State Global Asset Management Chadstone Shopping Centre
From day one at FirstAction, Rowan gas been instrumental in the conception and implementation of the Stay or Go program – a fresh approach to the facilitation of emergency response training. Rowan’s appointment ensures a high performing & engaging team, whilst streamlining the delivery of projects & programs for the FirstAction national operations.
FirstAction are extremely excited to be growing its team. with Rowan’s personable demeanor and ‘can do’ attitude and FirstAction’s continual acquisition of talent, FirstAction is on a trajectory of positive growth in 2018.