Stephen Crowe is a Managing Director and head of the firm’s Dubai office. Stephen joined Nardello & Co. from Ernst & Young’s Fraud Investigation & Dispute Services team in Saudi Arabia. Previously, he served as Deloitte Corporate Finance’s Director of Forensic Services in Dubai for six years. Prior to the Middle East, he spent over three years with Deloitte Indonesia, where he led their Forensic practice.
In an earlier role, Stephen was the General Manager of the National Open Source Intelligence Centre in Australia, where he was responsible for the monitoring and reporting on Open Source Intelligence tasks for government agencies and corporations. He developed his skill set within the Victoria Police (Australia), where he served for more than twelve years, including tenures within the Crime Department and the Corruption Investigation Division.
Stephen is a recognized expert in the application of data visualization techniques to large and complex frauds and investigations and has trained the underlying principles to over 1,000 intelligence and investigation professionals in the law enforcement, military, government, and corporate sectors in the Middle East, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Philippines, and South Africa.
He has written numerous thought pieces on topics including procurement fraud, data visualization, and whistleblowing and has presented at a variety of fraud and related conferences and seminars in Australia, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East.