Commander David McLean

Manager Cybercrime Operations, Australian Federal Police

Commander David McLean

Manager Cybercrime Operations, Australian Federal Police

Biography

Commander David McLean is the Manager of Cybercrime Operations within the Australian Federal Police Crime Operations portfolio. In that capacity Commander McLean is responsible for the investigation of significant criminal cyber activity impacting critical infrastructure community and systems of national significance.

In previous senior executive roles Commander McLean has held portfolio responsibility for targeting offenders engaged in the sexual exploitation of children; internal investigations involving serious misconduct, criminal or corrupt activity by members of the AFP; criminal investigations, road and public safety in the Australian Capital Territory; and Chief of Staff responsible for the coordination of information, administrative and support services provided to the Commissioner and AFP Executive.

Commander McLean has also served a diplomatic appointment to Washington DC where he served as the AFP Senior Liaison Officer responsible for cooperation with the United States and Canada on policing issues.

Commander McLean is a graduate of the AFP Management of Serious Crime Program, the AFP International Senior Command Program and the Australian Institute of Police Management. He holds a Bachelor of Business and a Graduate Diploma of Executive Leadership.

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