David Turner is a senior business executive and trusted advisor with over 20 years’ experience in the risk management industry. David has a unique blend of expertise across diverse areas with a focus on risk management of human behavior – one of the more complex, dynamic and often over-looked areas of the industry. A strong leader, David has played critical roles in significant projects across Australia and New Zealand.
David currently advises global corporations within the business, governance, government, construction, and critical infrastructure sectors on pertinent risk issues such as compliance, audit, change management, legal liability, client management and customer service, leadership and process, and also provides services to the international Gerson Lehrman Group’s (GLG) consultancy and research units. David was the key advisor for several Australasian companies on risk and process measures throughout the high profile Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) held in Perth in 2011.
David’s meticulous manner, leadership, and diligent work ethic, were honed during his career foundation years with the Australian Military. Since then he has held successful tenures as a Defense Project Manager Chubb, and Chief of Risk for the Corps of Commissionaires before founding and leading Foresight Planning in 2007 and then David Turner Consultancy and Speaker in 2014.
David has also lectured at Curtin and Murdoch Universities, many corporate entities, Government, the Police Academy of Western Australia & various key note presentations across 30 events, and also appeared on Australian media over the past 9 years.
What sets David apart from others in the organizational risk field is his blend of first-class people skills and risk management acumen. Through his broad career David has developed an impressive ability to not only address all risk factors and implement measures to rectify the issues, but he does so in a manner that empowers his clients.
David Turner travels from Western Australia Australia
What is CPTED? Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
Design out crime by empowering your staff and the community to be fully security aware and become the eyes and the ears within your environment.
'1 Lethal' Risk Manager
In this 110 minute workshop, learn the inside knowledge to you help you ‘transform’ from being a management expert to a highly skilled Risk Manager no matter what your current role.
The Effective Leader: True Leadership Using Risk Principles
Leadership within small and large business is never easy; there are many obstacles, liabilities, personalities and risk factors to consider when becoming a leader, or continuing to lead a team in today’s demanding business environment.
Your School: Risk Management
Due to escalating risk throughout all schools David Turner now offers critical & specific risk based & interactive workshops & site assessment options. Risk Management Workshops for staff & or students.
Boardroom Holy Grail: Corporate Governance
Corporate Governance and Risk Management technique now need to go hand in hand to achieve real company sustainability, high growth & corporate success.
Counter Terrorism: Being Business Ready
Businesses large & small are all at risk of terrorism. Do you know how to identify risk? Are you ready to practice simple but effective procedures in the event of a terrorism crisis?
IT and Real Risk - How to Manage these Correctly
Risk Management & IT security go hand in hand through advanced risk identification and assessment, combined with sustainable corporate governance methods & viable organisational risk measures.
A Risky Affair
Gain the ability to manage projects no matter how complex through the use of correct risk management leadership & communication.
Be the Risk Manager
In addition business managers need to learn how to engage with their employees via Risk Management techniques, developing them into becoming their organisations greatest asset. Risk Management needs to become the PULSE of your corporate environment.
Creditors and Risk
David Turner combines Risk Management expertise & real experience with the management of creditors in this interactive, empowering and engaging workshop
- 'Risk Management combined with Leadership'
- Risk Management
"The team were so PATIENT. I was getting frustrated going through the process of deciding and getting the right budget but the team were full of suggestions and nothing seemed too hard."
Amgen Australia Pty Ltd
Subscribe to our newsletter