Philip Fowdar


Risk based decision making is at the heart of every well run business.

Philip is a multi-disciplinary, capability and cross-industry professional with 12 years’ experience across a diverse range of clients, delivering and managing consulting and assurance engagements. He has significant experience in all aspects of Project Management & Assurance, Risk, ICT, Governance & Security, EIM, Resilience & Recovery, and IT Vendor & Contract Management, packaged with strong interpersonal skills and a strong breadth and depth of experience.

Philip has a clear passion and talent for achieving strategic business outcomes through project effective project management, ICT enablement, implementing and assuring controls, and solving complex enterprise-wide organisational problems. He is a project leader with proven experience managing, directing and assuring all phases of complex projects while motivating and mentoring team members.

Philip has held strategic roles with experience across multiple industry verticals and brings multi-capability and assurance skills & experience to consulting & advisory engagements. He understands and pragmatically applies audit (internal & external), regulatory and risk management requirements to process and strategy design and implementation.

Philip can establish and lead highly successful risk, assurance, consulting & technology teams and is a polished speaker, presenter and communicator.

Areas of Expertise

  • Strategic Transformation
  • Process & Platform Transformation
  • Platform Sourcing & Selection
  • Major Platform Implementation
  • Intelligent Process Automation


  • Bachelor of Commerce (Majors in Accounting & Finance) – University of Melbourne
  • Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA)
  • Accredited OGC Gateway Reviewer
  • Certified Information Security Manager – CISM (ISACA)
  • Certified Risk and Information Systems Control – CRISC (ISACA)
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor CISA (ISACA)
  • Professional Scrum Master – PSM 1