Lieutenant Colonel Arran Pearce Hassell, recently received Queen’s Birthday Honours, Conspicuous Service Cross (CSC). Arran is a Braemar Old Collegian; we are very proud of his achievement.
For outstanding achievement as the Commanding Officer of the Defence Force School of Intelligence and Deputy Head of Corps, Australian Intelligence Corps.
Lieutenant Colonel Hassell has displayed outstanding leadership and professional commitment as the Commanding Officer of the Defence Force School of Intelligence. His efforts have resulted in a positive cultural shift within the School and significant modernisation in the training of the Australian Defence Force Intelligence workforce. His efforts have directly contributed to the remediation of hollowness in the Australian Intelligence Corps.