Sector Expertise

We specialise in organisations facing complex delivery challenges, particularly those with high levels of non financial risk. Here’s a snapshot of some of what we do.

Education

  • ARC Chairman of the world’s second largest education system (NSW Education).
  • Strategy advice to National TAFE (lead consultant on national branding projects and national student services review) and Victoria University
  • Strategy / risk advisor to North Coast Institute of TAFE 
  • Board member, Bunbury Institute of Education
  • Probity advisor to WA Education

Energy and environment

  • Lead independent director, ACF
  • Chairman, GreenCollar – Australia’s leading environmental markets advisor
  • Risk and advisory – AusNet, ElectraNet, Origin Energy, Santos

Government

  • Founding member of KPMG’s government advisory practice (WA)
  • Extensive advisory experience across state, commonwealth government and the tertiary education sector
  • Extensive experience as Audit and Risk committee member and chair of complex delivery agencies

Healthcare

  • Longstanding member and ARC Chairman of a number of public hospital networks – Central Adelaide Local Health Network, Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District, South East Sydney Local Health District.
  • ARC Chairman of Statewide Clinical Support Services (SA) and the NSW cancer pillar (Cancer Institute).

Infrastructure and Transport

  • Audit and risk committee of Sydney Trains
  • Risk and Performance Committee of the South Australian Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure. 
  • Audit and risk transformation at AusNet, Leighton, Santos, Woodside.
  • Strategy & strategic foresight work for AusNet, ElectraNet.

Media, entertainment, tourism and hospitality

  • Head of risk and audit for Fairfax Media.
  • Risk and audit advisory work for Australian Broadcasting Corporation and West Australian Newspapers.
  • Risk advisory work for Star Entertainment Group, Tabcorp.
  • Co-founder and lead for Australia’s first integrated digital streaming business + digital download store + record label (Pulse Radio Group).
  • Extensive work in the music industry, including Chairman of West Australian Music Industry Association.

Mining and Resources

  • Global internal audit service design and procurement for Rio Tinto
  • Risk framework and emerging risk work with BHP
  • Risk and assurance advisory for Origin Energy, Santos and Woodside.

Property and construction

  • Founding member of KPMG’s Property and Urban Economics advisory practice (WA)
  • Strategy, feasibility and modelling work or urban renewal projects, housing community planning, urban infill / urban living strategy
  • Housing strategy – mining etc.
  • Outsourced head of audit for WA Housing Department (Homeswest)
  • Probity advisor + reviewer on various PPPs, JVs, construction and renewal programs etc.