Engage and challenge your audiences and teams 


Todd is a highly sought after speaker, panellist, and facilitator who stimulates new thinking, discussion and creates energy for action with practical and pragmatic ways forward.

Drawing across extensive research and ongoing work across a range of industries, he helps audiences to see new things, new connections with a particular focus on the future, what's possible, what's necessary and practical next steps.


Who we work with:

Todd is regularly presents in a range of arenas including:
  • Institute of Internal Auditors - South Pacific Audit Conference (SOPAC)
  • Governance Institute - Annual NSW conference
  • Australian Institute of Company Directors - national webinar series
  • Listed company boardrooms
  • Executive teams (in house)
  • Risk teams (in house)
  • Audit teams (in house)
  • Industry and professional discussion groups
He also regularly moderates panels in public forums and private session (Chatham House style sessions) and has set up leading best practice forums and businesses in this area.

What people say:

"He did an excellent job of outlining ways to identify and prepare for Black Swans and suggested a practical framework to help remove some of your organization's blind spots.  I was so impressed by his thought provoking comments that I mentioned him and his presentation during my keynote address." Global Chairman, Institute of Internal Auditors

"Excellent - the best session I have attended today. Only wish it had been a double session!"   SOPAC

"Todd is a top-shelf director who combines deep insight, amazing networks and compelling narrative to drive organisational performance." EGM Strategy and Performance, major utility

"Interesting case study and great insights."   SOPAC

"Great wealth of knowledge." Australian National Public Sector Governance Forum 

"Net promoter scores of 9s and 10s." Australian Institute of Company Directors

Current topics:

  • Emerging risk
  • Material risk
  • Strategic risk
  • Hayne Royal Commission
  • Reputation, conduct and trust
  • Regulatory change
  • Risk leadership
  • Assurance best practice
  • Good governance

  • * Please note that new material requires significant research and preparation time and attracts an additional fee.  Current topics and recent presentations are more easily accommodated.

    How to book:

    To book Todd please contact us via the contact us page.

    Recent presentations:

    Reputation - the greatest asset and risk of all | Australian Institute of Company Directors | Presentation Summary and webinar replay

    Risk Oversight for Not for Profits | Australian Institute of Company Directors | Overview and webinar replay

    Audit 2030: A retrospective look from the future | CPA Congress 2015

    Strategy partner – Internal audit’s role in delivering organisational strategy | SOPAC 

    End of day wrap | Inaugural Audit & Risk Committee Forum | AICD / SOPAC 

    Audit Committee expectations of internal audit | Report out from the sixth annual stakeholder expectations survey | SOPAC 2014 | Webinar replay (registration required)

    Market trends / Outcompeting the competition | Private strategy session with a prominent risk solutions provider

    Managing Risk in a Changing Environment | Private session

    Working Effectively with Audit Committees | Private session with a mid-tier accounting firm

    Risk Leadership | Private session with executive team of an ASX 100 company

    Business Model Innovation | Australia Beyond Broadband Panel

    Audit Committees - Public vs Private Sector | Asia Pacific Public Sector Forum panel, Canberra

    The Convergence of Governance, Risk and Compliance | Chartered Secretaries Annual Corporate Update 

    Horizon auditing – Scenario planning for Black Swans
    | IIA Asia Pacific Conference (SOPAC) 

    The Black Swan Myth Debunked | Corporate Risk Management – Strategic Resilience for Emerging Risks | Sydney

    Best practices in public sector internal audit, audit committees and risk management | IIA Asia Pacific Conference (SOPAC)

    New global risk standard – ISO 31000 | Interview with Michael Parkinson on the new global standard (available in streaming video)

    Providing Internal Audit Opinions | National masterclass & webinar series – IIA-Australia

    Understanding Strategic Risk | National masterclass series – IIA-Australia

    Risk and Responsibility | Association of Heads of Australian University Colleges and Halls (AHAUCHI) national congress (available in streaming video)

    Smashing Open the Addiction to Business as Usual | Bryant University / MA Chamber of Commerce (USA)

    The Real Risks of Business as Usual | WA Water Strategy & Climate Change Resilient Futures Strategy Forum

    Audit Opinions – Part of the process or optional extra | AICD National Public Sector Conference

    Building a Good Audit Committee | SOPAC – IIA’s premier regional conference for Australia, South Pacific & Asia (with Jon Isaacs – prominent Audit Committee Chair)

    Futurecasting | Mega trends for forecasting, strategy and risk in a rapidly changing world – ACL user’s forum

    ASX Corporate Governance Council’s Revised Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations | Institute of Internal Auditors Canberra Chapter

    Internal audit as a change agent | ICAA Business forum Victoria (CPE week, Melbourne)

    Fundamental change in the Audit Profession… Where is it going, how will it affect you and what do you need to do about it? | NSW Internal Audit congresses, Sydney, Penrith (IIA)