David Tattam – Director Research and Training

David Tattam

David Tattam

Director Research and Training

Author of 'A Short Guide to Operational Risk', David Tattam is an internationally recognised specialist in all facets of risk management, particularly at the enterprise level.

His career includes many years working with PwC, as well as two Australian banks. His achievements include the creation of the Middle Office (Risk Management Department) for The Industrial Bank of Japan in Australia and the complete implementation of all Australian operations, systems, procedures and controls for Westdeutsche Landesbank (WestLB).

David went on to found Protecht in 1999, where he continues to offer consultation and training in a wide range of industries, setting up risk management functions and implementing enterprise risk systems. He is an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a Senior Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia.

Where can you find me?



Live webinar with PRMIA.
Professional Risk Manager International Association.

Dynamic Risk Profiling 

May 1st 2019
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. BST



Recording here

Live webinar with David Bergmark Designing and deploying first rate risk and control taxonomies

May 16th 2019
10:00 - 10:45 a.m. BST


Recording here

Risk Odyssey SA (RMIA) Speaking session + Panel: Risk Culture


May 30th 2019
10:00 - 10:45 a.m.

The Bradley Forum, Level 5 Hawke Building. 50-55 North Terrace

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Business Professionals Convention 2019

1. Plenary session: “Redefining Risk Management” 

2. Workshop: "Risk Management Framework"

1. June 4th 2019
10:40 - 11:40 a.m.

2. June 4th 2019
11:45 a.m - 12:45 a.m.

The Gold Coast. Mantra on View situated on View Avenue in Surfers Paradise. 

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Risk Odyssey VIC (RMIA) Workshop: Developing Risk Management Framework.

June 13th 2019
3.00 - 4.45 p.m.

Deakin Downtown,Level 12,Tower 2, Collins Square, 727 Collins St.

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SOPAC 2019 Highlights Conference Speaking Session: Auditing your control framework

June 18th 2019
9:50 - 10:40 a.m.

Novotel Melbourne on Collins. 270 Collins St.

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Governance and Risk Management Forum  NSW Speaking Session:  Organisational and operational risk — examining best practice for continuity and resilience

June 19th 2019
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

Sydney  Pullman Sydney Hyde Park
36 College Street

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Governance and Risk Management Forum  VIC

 Speaking Session:  Organisational and operational risk — examining best practice for continuity and resilience  June 21st 2019
1:10 - 2:10 p.m.

Melbourne RACV Club Melbourne. 501 Bourke Street.

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Review the full agenda of all the Risk Management Public Training that we have scheduled in the APAC Region here.

For training agenda in the UK, please visit this page.

If you have any questions or comments about the information in this website, please send us an email to info@protecht.com.au.