About the Chief Operating Officer Portfolio

The Chief Operating Officer Portfolio delivers University-wide services and operational support to meet the organisation's evolving needs and strategic goals.  The portfolio also works in partnership with teams across the University to drive innovation, transformation and improved performance, within and across functions. It is responsible for functions relating to the University’s finances, property, technology, legal and risk management, student and academic support, research and innovation services, operational performance, business services, and sustainability.

Mr Paul Axup

Vice-President Administration & Finance and Chief Operating Officer

The Chief Operating Officer (COO) ensures University operations and services align with strategic goals and business needs. The COO is accountable for leading whole of University operations planning, driving improved performance, optimising value through scale, innovation and transformation, and for the effective allocation of University resources.

Contacts and bio

Chief Operating Officer Portfolio teams