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Scott North has extensive experience in enterprise risk management, internal audit, operational risk and compliance, risk strategy, scenario planning, technology risk, technology business analysis, systems design, financial accounting, and management accounting.

Scott is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants with a Masters Degree from the University of Melbourne in Business and Information Technology.

Scott is currently a senior sessional lecturer in Information Technology Strategy, and previously has lectured in business process design, process documentation and flowcharting, internal controls and risk management at the University of Melbourne.  Scott has designed and delivered an award winning Business Risk Management masters subject.  Scott is also a Fellow of the University of Melbourne, Department of Accounting and Business Information Systems’ Centre for Accounting & Industry Partnerships and a member of the Executive-in-Residence programme.


  • Finance and accounting, operational risk and compliance risk management, scenario planning and business strategy, online business, technology, project management.

Upcoming Speaking Arrangements


External links including author

AB+F Risky business: the challenges And Opportunities presented by the GFC

2012 International Symposium on Accounting Information Systems

Conference Presentations

> BankTech 2012

> Financial Services Risk, Regulation & Compliance Forum, 14 – 16 November, 2011

> 12th Annual Fraud Summit 2011 – Sydney, Australia 27th – 28th June 2011

> June 2010 Voice biometrics for mobile banking – Conference Presentation

> Advanced Stress Testing August 2009, Sydney, “Evaluating Stress And Scenario Analysis, And Integrating Them Across Risk Types

> SOPAC (Audit and Risk) April 2009, Brisbane, “Trusting Your Source? Getting Assurance Right

> IIR Operational Risk 2007 and CPA Congress 2007, Sydney, “Assurance and Compliance Management Systems”

> IIR Control Compliance Excellence, Kuala Lumpur, Chair and Key Speaker

> SOPAC (Audit and Risk) April 2007, Melbourne, “Reviewing and Improving Technology Based Assurance Processes

> IIR (Audit & Risk) December 2006, Sydney, “Technology in Audit

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