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Mr James TOMKINS, OAM

Mr James TOMKINS, OAM

James TOMKINS, OAM
Entry in the IOC 2013
Country AUS (Australia)
Born 19 August 1965
Education
Bachelor of Business, Economics and Finance, RMIT, Melbourne, Australia

Career
Director, National Sales Manager, UBS Global Asset Management. Seventeen 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 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 NOC (AOC) Athletes’ Commission (2008-present); member, AOC Executive (2008-present); Board member, Sport Australia Hall of Fame (2008-present); Board member, Australian Drug Foundation (2006-present)

Awards and distinctions
Medal of the Order of Australia (1987) for service to rowing