Bryan is an expert in
leading through complexity
using a risk lens sharpened by
30 years of experience across all sectors

Bryan Whitefield


… is a management consultant operating since 2001,
specialising in risk-based decision making
and influencing decision makers,
born from his more than twenty years of facilitating executive and board workshops.

Bryan’s experience as a risk practitioner includes
the design and implementation of risk management programs
for hundreds of organisations across the
public, private and not-for-profit sectors.

Bryan is the author of Risky Business : How Successful Organisations Embrace Uncertainty;
Persuasive Advising : How to Turn Red Tape into Blue Ribbon, and
Team Think : How Teams Make Great Decisions [to be published in 2022].

He is licenced by the RMIA as a Certified Chief Risk Officer (CCRO)
and is the designer and facilitator of their
flagship Enterprise Risk Course since 2019.

Bryan’s Books

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The number one comment Bryan receives
from CEOs after his facilitated workshops is:

‘That’s not what I was expecting,
we’ve never had a conversation like that before.’

Whether one hour, or two days, Bryan is a natural facilitator.
When it comes to his training, people leave energised
and enthusiastic with a smile on their face.
For those Bryan mentors it is his piercing insights that expose
people’s gifts, making them want to come back for more.

Transforming risk from a compliance activity
to a valued leadership imperative

Transforming the relationship between risk
and the business into a valued partnership

Transforming risk professionals from being avoided
to being sought out as trusted advisers

Upcoming Events


Mastering Risk Workshop Facilitation Course

15th & 16th September
9:00am – 1:00pm AEST

Mastering Risk Workshop Facilitation Course

Providing you with the confidence to tackle both the face-to-face and online facilitation environments while building your skill set for the future. This course is for risk professionals seeking mastery in risk workshop facilitation.


RMIA Enterprise Risk Management Course

27th & 28th October
9:00am - 1:00pm AEDT

RMIA Enterprise Risk Management Course

This course is for risk professionals who want to increase their knowledge to design, implement and operate enterprise risk programs for the successful management of operational risk.


Embedding Risk Culture Course

13th & 14th October
9:00am - 1:00pm AEDT

Embedding Risk Culture Course

This workshop is for risk professionals tasked with developing or influencing an effective risk culture across the business.