Cliff Rocke



Phone: (08) 6220 3522


Cliff is a Partner of Cor Cordis in the Perth Office.


Cliff is a qualified chartered accountant with over 23 years’ experience in corporate recovery and insolvency, financial investigations and corporate restructuring. He has held senior positions including partner in leading ‘boutique’ corporate restructuring practices in Western Australia.

 Cliff has completed numerous informal assignments (as lead accountant in pre-lending and investigating accountant reviews) and formal assignments (as receiver and manager, controller, voluntary administrator, liquidator).

 Clients include financial institutions, accountants, credit managers and lawyers.

Cliff has completed 32 months in a big four bank in the risk area, gaining invaluable insight into credit risk operations and the expectations and requirements of clients.




Controlling, leading and administering the strategic and financial aspects of insolvency:

  • Formal – Receiverships, Voluntary Administrations, Liquidations
  • Informal – Restructuring and Turnaround, Business and Investigating Accountants Reviews
  • Stakeholder management
  • Corporations Act – External Administrations, Directors’ Duties
  • Performing financial analysis to determine profitability, reasons for decline, cash utilisation and insolvency
  • Developing turnaround/restructure strategies


  • Business planning, administration monitoring and reporting
  • Building and managing high performance teams
  • Marketing and Networking
  • Presenting to clients and industry bodies


  • hospitality/tourism,
  • property, building/ construction
  • engineering, manufacturing
  • automotive dealerships
  • retail
  • manufacturing
  • horticulture and viticulture
  • supermarkets
  • retail

Professional Qualifications:

  • Official Liquidator (Officer of the Supreme and Federal Courts of Australia)
  • ARITA – Australia Restructuring Insolvency Turnaround Australia
  • Registered Liquidator
  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Finance), Edith Cowan University 1985

Professional Associations:

  • Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Member of the Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association (“ARITA”) – National Director of ARITA and WA Committee Member
  • Fellow of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (“CAANZ”)