Philippe (Phil) Baker

Partner, Cyber Security – Defence Sector Lead

KPMG Australia

Phil is a Technology Risk & Cyber Partner leading our defence cyber team. He brings enterprise technical insights and experience. His skills span a wide range from high level strategy to low-level, hands on delivery of technology and cyber solutions. He has a combined 27 years’ service in the Australian and British military providing telecommunications, cyber, electronic warfare and command support (enterprise) services.

He brings a depth of practical experience combined with formal education and certification as an Engineer and Program Director to lead projects and programs in complex environments. His experience in the private sector, with Telstra and PwC has built on this solid foundation. He provides guidance and advise on all aspects of the capability development lifecycle, a focus on program delivery.

Phil is focused on Defence and National Security technology and cyber solutions. His experience with UK, US and Australia government departments, has seen him deliver high assurance projects and services.

  • Aerospace and Defense
  • Cyber security
  • IT Advisory in Management Consulting
  • Management Consulting
  • Technology
  • Technology Enablement Lifecycle
  • Masters of Business Administration (Technology)

  • Master of Arts (Defence Technology)

  • Member of the Australian Institute of Engineers – Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng)

  • Member of Australian Institute of Project Managers – Certified Practicing Project Director (CPPD)

  • Member of Information Systems Audit and Control Association – Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

  • Member (ISC)² – Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

  • Member of Australia Institute of Company Directors

  • Intrega Service Dogs Australia