Mr McGeoch was the Chief Executive of Sydney's successful bid for the 2000 Olympic Games and served on the Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games until late 1998. He has had an impressive career in business, sports administration, and the legal profession. Mr McGeoch serves on several boards, including Venues NSW, Destination NSW and is a Non-Executive Chairman for Chubb Insurance Australia, BGP Holdings, Vantage Private Equity Growth and Sure Vision. He has published two best-selling books: McGeoch and The Bid. In 2013 Mr McGeoch was awarded an Officer of the Order of Australia for distinguished service to the community through contributions to a range of organisations and to sport.
APP Chief Executive Officer, Adam Castro shared, “We welcome Rod’s strategic leadership experience to the APP business. Rod has an impressive record of bidding and delivering major international sporting and cultural events in Australia and internationally. APP will leverage his extensive capabilities and guidance to support our business growth and partnership objectives.
Mr McGeoch said, “I am delighted to be joining the team at APP, a company I have known and respected for many years".