2016 Symposium Speakers

Cynthia Gebert

Ombudsman, Energy & Water Ombudsman Victoria


Cynthia Gebert was appointed as Victoria’s Energy and Water Ombudsman in February 2012.  Prior to her appointment as Ombudsman, Cynthia was EWOV’s General Manager Investigations, responsible for managing all internal processes of the scheme’s dispute resolution process.  Before joining EWOV in 2007, she was the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Commercial Dispute Centre.

Cynthia is an alumni of Leadership Victoria’s highly sought after Williamson Community Leadership Program (2011), has a Masters degree in Dispute Resolution from the University of Technology, Sydney and Bachelor’s degrees in law and political science from the University of Sydney.