Charles Judd

Principal Director

KPMG in Papua New Guinea

Charles is an experienced Principal Director specializing in management consulting and leading the office’s risk management practices as the Risk Management Partner. Leveraging his extensive international experience and local knowledge, he develops local PNG and client-specific solutions. He is supporting PNG businesses realize greater operational efficiencies, develop and implement strategic initiatives, while taking a risk-based approach to securing future growth and capital. He is committed to helping grow and expand the PNG business community and ensure that both the short- and long-term goals of his clients and the business community are achieved. With his understanding of the challenges in the PNG environment, he helps his clients to overcome obstacles with creative and sustainable solutions. He leads the management consulting team with over 27 years of professional experience. He has been in PNG since 2013 after time spent in America and Australia. He has broad experience across sectors and clients from large global fortune 50 to small and medium-sized businesses, including NGO’s, financial services, energy and resources, defense, manufacturing, State Owned Entities, and government departments.



  • Risk management
  • Strategy & governance
  • Technology / Cyber enhancement
  • Business process optimisation
  • Internal audit
  • Training and capacity building
  • Forensic investigations
  • Master’s in Business Administration – Warwick University
  • Bachelor of Science – Physical sciences, Oregon State University
  • Bachelor of Science – Management Information Systems, Oregon State University
  • Professional Member, Institute of Internal Auditor (IIA) 
  • Certified Internal Auditor
  •  Member, Information, Systems audit and Control Association (ISACA) 
  • Certified Information Security manager (CISM)
  •  Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) 
  • Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) 
  • Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer (CDPSE)
  • Corporate Finance Institute (CFI) 
  • Certified Financial Modeling & Valuation Analyst (FMVA)