2016 Symposium Speakers

Trevor Slater

Spindrift Solutions


Trevor Slater is an accredited and experienced commercial mediator and negotiator.  He holds a Masters Degree in Conflict Resolution from La Trobe University and a Diploma of Business – Frontline Management from the Australian Institute of Management.

Trevor is the owner of Spindrift Solutions which provides dispute resolution services to the commercial sector and also currently provides consulting services to IDS Limited as their General Manager.

Prior to this Trevor was the General Manager of Financial Services Complaints Limited (FSCL) having co-started this company in 2010; lead conciliator at the NZ Banking Ombudsman and National Relations Manager with the Financial Industry Complaints Service (FICS) in Melbourne.

Trevor has been involved in private practice teaching conflict resolution, conducting  mediations and delivering workshops in the UK, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.