Mr Alan Rose AO

Tribunal Chair 2011-2014


Mr Alan Rose was appointed as Chair of the Defence Honours and Awards Appeals Tribunal for three years from 26 September 2011 to 25 September 2014.

Mr Rose is also a consultant to HWL Ebsworth.

Mr Rose was President of the Australian Law Reform Commission from 1994 to 1999.  Mr Rose was also Secretary of the Attorney General’s Department from 1989 to 1994, and Secretary of the Department of Community Services in 1986/87.  Mr Rose has also held the following appointments: Consultant, DLA Piper (formerly DLA Phillips Fox); Chairman, Defence Materiel Shipbuilding Governance Board; Ex-Officio member Administrative Review Council; and Member of the Administrative Review Council.


by Ken McFadyen
Oil on canvas on hardboard, 1968

RAAF's first operation over North Korea
Robert Taylor
Oil on canvas, 1986