Robert Clarke

Robert Clarke is a man in his thirties with redish blonde short hair, clean shaven and wears a blue suit jacket.

Robert has over 10 years’ experience in financial advice, including high-level asset and income structuring and HNW portfolio management. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in accounting and financial planning and has been a CFA Charterholder (Chartered Financial Analyst) since 2014.


Through Robert’s interest in construction, he is the director of Embodied Construction, a boutique company dedicated to sustainable building.


Robert has a personal interest in the rights of families and children under human rights laws as a result of his personal circumstances. Following the abduction of his two small children in Columbia by their mother, Robert actively sought to have the children returned to the place of their birth and habitual residence in Australia under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction for the Return of Children Wrongfully Removed from or Retained Outside Australia. Robert is passionate about the rights of children and families.



Clare Collins, Chair Advocacy Australia is a blonde woman with shoulder length hair wearing a black suit jacket with her arms folded.

Clare Collins, Chair

Mark de Raad is a man in his fifties with short dark hair, round glasses and is wearing a grey suit.

Mark de Raad, Deputy Chair

Alice Collins is woman in her thirties with long blonde hair and blue eyes and wears a black jacket over a black and white striped dress.

Alice Collins, Secretary & Director

John Bateman OAM is a man in his sixties with ginger beard and blue eyes.

John Bateman OAM – Director