About Riskwest


Riskwest is a specialist management consulting firm providing advisory services in risk management and business continuity to a broad range of corporate, government and community service organisations in Australia and across Asia. It commenced as a partnership in December 2012 with the amalgamation of four independent consulting practices.

Riskwest provides a range of consulting services to assist public and private sector organisations in the development, implementation and validation of their risk management and business continuity capabilities.

Our Team

The Riskwest team have extensive experience in leadership roles.  We work with your organisation to ensure high quality outcomes for your business and use an approach which is designed specifically to meet each individual clients’ needs.

The strength of Riskwest lies in the experience of its people. The Riskwest team offers extensive professional and consulting experience across multiple sectors including financial services, mining, oil and gas, petrochemicals, utilities, transportation, logistics, government, and community service organisations.

Our philosophy centres on providing practical and effective solutions for our clients. We take a common-sense approach and work with you to develop effective and sustainable processes which help executives and managers to stay focussed on what really matters.

We work in partnership with our clients to ensure that they are in the best possible position to manage the risks associated with the delivery of their strategic priorities, services and projects.

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Sandra Hackett


Sandra Hackett has over twenty five years’ experience in providing a range of strategy, risk, project management and governance services to industry and government, including the provision of strategic risk advisory and facilitation services to major state infrastructure and service delivery projects. She has considerable experience working with Boards, both as an advisor as well as a Board member for 12 years. She is currently a Non-Executive Director of St Bartholomew’s House and Chair of the Nominations, Governance and Risk Committee. With a background in engineering, Sandra brings to the team experience in project management and engineering across a range of industries including Chemicals, Petrochemicals, and Oil and Gas. She has a Master of Engineering Degree in Chemical Engineering and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.


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Mark Humphreys


Mark Humphreys has over 20 years of experience encompassing logic mapping, strategic, operational and project risk, liability and insurable risk with blue chip companies in the UK and across the Australian private and public sectors.  Mark is a ‘Certified Practicing Risk Manager’ (CPRM) with the Risk Management Institution of Australasia (RMIA), a ‘Certified Insurance Professional’ (CIP) with the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance & Finance (ANZIIF) and an appointed government ‘Gateway’ Project Reviewer for ‘High Value / High Risk’ projects.  He is a graduate and member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Fellow of ANZIIF and a ‘Chartered Member of the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health’ (CMIOSH).  He holds two ‘Master of Science’ degrees; one in ‘Insurance & Risk Management’ and one in ‘Civil Emergency Management’, majoring in risk and business continuity management.


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Kenny Seow


Kenny Seow has over 25 years of international experience in disaster recovery, business continuity and crisis management in banking, securities, logistics and government.  He was formally the regional head of Business Continuity Management (BCM) for a global investment bank with responsibilities for the implementation of BCM across 16 countries in Asia Pacific.  Kenny has also consulted extensively on BCM to a range of corporate and government clients.  He has a Master in Business Administration, Bachelor of Science in Psychology & Computer Science, and a Specialist Diploma in Disaster and Emergency Management Systems.  He is a Member of the Business Continuity Institute (BCI), a Board Member of the BCI Australasian Chapter, and a volunteer with the State Emergency Service.

Our Strategic Partners

Our services are supplemented by a comprehensive selection of training programs.   We are a Licensed Training Partner of the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) and International Consortium for Organisational Resilience (ICOR) authorised to deliver their certification training courses and examinations.