Kevin Smout

Partner, Risk Strategy & Technology and Global Leader for Governance, Risk & Assurance Services

KPMG Australia

Kevin is the Global Leader for Governance, Risk & Assurance Services and a Partner in KPMG Australia's Risk Strategy & Technology team. His key focus is using technology to support bringing strategy and risk together.

As part of this team he leads the Treasury Services team and the Risk as a Service team utilising the IBM OpenPages application (Risk Hub) and the KPMG digital products Dynamic Risk Assessment and Facilitator View.

Kevin has experience as CFO of a large corporate infrastructure business and has spent over 25 years working with C-level clients and boards providing governance, risk and assurance services across global, national and local clients. His experience covers large listed entities through to private and not-for-profit clients. His sector experience in the assurance space was primarily focused on the financial services and mining sectors with his risk and governance work across health, education and government.

He has more than 20 years' experience as a board member of not-for-profits across FTA, FINSIA, Community Vision, St Stephens and Curtin University Advisory Board for the School of Economics and Finance.

  • Financial Services
  • Governance, risk and compliance integrated assurance
  • Governance, risk and compliance technology
  • Internal audit
  • Mining
  • Risk Assurance
  • Risk Management
  • Strategy