Airservices is Australia's air navigation service provider - we provide air traffic control, aviation rescue and fire fighting and air navigation services.

Rob Weaver—Executive General Manager Safety and Assurance


PhD Computer Science, MEng Computer Systems and Software Engineering

Rob Weaver is the Executive General Manager of Safety and Assurance. He commenced with Airservices in 2008 before joining the Executive team in 2012.

Rob is the chief adviser to the Chief Executive Officer on matters to do with operational and work health safety, business continuity and crisis recovery and governance, risk and compliance across the whole organisation.

The role designs and delivers operational safety, work health safety, environmental, governance, risk management and compliance standards and systems which enable Airservices to meet its business objectives and drive continuous improvement. The role also provides independent safety assurance for the organisation.

Rob is Chair of the Asia Pacific Safety Work Group for the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO) and a member of the Steering Committee for the Global Safety Standing Committee of CANSO.

Before joining Airservices Rob worked in Safety Management at UK NATS. During this time he also taught safety and software assurance courses for EUROCONTROL.

Rob holds a PhD in safety critical systems from the University of York where he as previously taught and researched in this field.