Bryan Whitefield

Director at Bryan Whitefield Consulting

Expert Credentials

Speaker, Author, Mentor | Expert in Decision Making and Organisational Influence from the Boardroom to the Basement


Within an organisation everyone has an important piece of the puzzle to create sustainable growth. And that’s why the ability to influence is a core skill for every leader. In particular for leaders in support functions. With over 20 years of experience, Bryan has helped leaders in support functions like HR, Risk, Compliance, Procurement, IT, Finance and Marketing to: • Cut through with their advice to increase their influence and impact in meetings, workshops and from the front of a room of 100+ people. • Engage the business in their language in a compelling way Bryan is a seasoned professional, having ran workshops for board and executives across all sectors of the economy, including: Campbell Arnott’s, The Department of Defence, NSW Health, Santos, SOLGM NZ and Suncorp. Author of books on decision making and influencing, Bryan has featured in The Weekend Australian,, CEO World Magazine, CMO Magazine, HR Director and a myriad of other publications, podcasts and radio interviews. Bryan was President and Chair of the Board of the Risk Management Institute of Australasia (RMIA) from 2013 through 2015 and is licensed by RMIA as a Certified Chief Risk Officer (CCRO). “Bryan is very personable and has a great personality. That helps him gain the trust of an organisation which ultimately results in him delivering a great service.” -Jon Downes, Willis Towers Watson

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