Mr James TOMKINS, OAM

Born 19 August 1965
Games Participated 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008
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James TOMKINS James TOMKINS
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Mr James TOMKINS, OAM

Mr James TOMKINS, OAM

AUS

Education

Bachelor of Business, Economics and Finance, RMIT, Melbourne (Australia)

Career

Director, National Sales Manager, UBS Global Asset Management; twenty-five years’ experience in financial services; previous employers: ABN-AMRO, Westpac, BT Financial Group, BT Investment Management

Sports career

Rowing (M2, M4, M8+) - Olympic Games: gold medal in 1992, 1996 and 2004; bronze medal in 2000; participated in 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004 and 2008
World Championships: gold medals in 1986, 1990, 1991, 1998 (x2), 1999 and 2003
World Cups: gold medals in 1999, 2000, 2002 and 2008; silver medal in 1998; bronze medal in 1998

Sports administration

Member, Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) Athletes’ Commission (2008-); member, AOC Executive (2008-); Board member, Sport Australia Hall of Fame (2008-2017);

Awards and distinctions

Medal of the Order of Australia (1987) for service to rowing; Inducted into Sport Australia Hall of Fame

IOC History

Member of the following Commissions: Athletes' (2014-), Olympic Programme (2014-), Marketing (2015-)