Mr Diakos has considerable senior executive experience and knowledge in financial and general management, including the operational and strategic aspects of financial management, corporate services and administration. This was gained within commercial and non-commercial operating environments, including the services, finance, health, justice, law and order, emergency services, transport and infrastructure, regulatory, environment and conservation and superannuation sectors. Mr Diakos held senior executive roles, including that of CFO and head of corporate, in large, complex and high-profile NSW and Commonwealth government organisations and was awarded the Public Service Medal in recognition of his achievements. He is a Fellow of the Australian Society of Certified Practicing Accountants.
Mr Diakos brings demonstrated leadership, management and governance skills and capabilities, along with a breadth of expertise and knowledge to add significant value to both the Board and South Eastern Sydney Local Health District.