Phillip Sands

Partner, Governance, Risk & Controls Advisory

KPMG Australia

Phillip is the Partner-in-Charge of the Canberra Governance, Risk & Controls Advisory team. He has more than 20 years’ experience in providing a range of assurance services to the public and private sector, and leads both internal and financial statement engagements as well as broader assurance-related consulting engagements.

Phillip has experience with the development and implementation of risk management frameworks in a number of government agencies. He is a Certified Internal Auditor and Registered Company Auditor, and has co-authored the ANAO’s Better Practice Guide on Fraud Control in Australian Government Entities.

  • Corporate Governance
  • Governance, risk and compliance integrated assurance
  • Government and Public Sector
  • Risk Consulting
  • Risk Management
  • Bachelor of Commerce & Bachelor of Arts, Australian National University

  • Graduate – Australian Institute of Company Directors

  • Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

  • Certified Internal Auditor

  • Registered Company Auditor – Australia