Matthew Wilson

Risk Counsel

Matthew has acted as an independent expert for several of the largest and most commercially-sensitive matters. Widely respected, Matt has over 20 years’ experience across government and industry in positions of trust, as well as having spent significant time in Defence and Intelligence. Matt is a member of the SME Gateway Advisory Board.

Matt’s success in high-stakes matters have largely been attributed to his astuteness in understanding challenging environments in frequently changing circumstances. He leads the delivery of a number of significant business advisory engagements, using an approach that is considerate of the present and future timeframes required to protect physical, financial and reputational threats to the business – critical areas of importance for brand protection strategy.

Matt has received through his involvement with government, training from agencies in security and risk assessments, SCEC endorsement and other protective security credentials. More recently, Matt was called upon to provide expertise operating out of Papua New Guinea in civil infrastructure, construction, project management, commercial management and other associated areas.


Business Management and Strategic Relationship Development
SCEC Security Consulting
Defence Industry – Security, risk, business development
Intelligence Led Networking and Analysis
Security Risk Assessments and Consulting
Government Liaison
Property Development
Tender Preparation and Assessment
Strategic Planning and Consultancy
Coordinated Relationship Targeting and Management

Professional Accreditations

SCEC Endorsed (Protective Security), Australian Security Intelligence Organisation
Security in Government (Protective Security), PSCC


Master of Science (Security Science)[ongoing], Edith Cowan
Bachelor of Arts (Intelligence & Security)(Justice)