Tom Fazio

Tom Fazio

Partner, Risk Advisory

Consulting | Risk Advisory Services


Tom is a Risk Advisory Partner with BDO in Melbourne, and leads the local, specialist team.  His accounting and information technology qualifications, combined with experience in public practice and industry, delivers value and innovation to his many clients and internal stakeholders.

Tom provides audit, risk management and assurances services.  He has extensive business process improvement experience, working with clients to implement organisational efficiencies through the analysis and redesign of operational and information technology processes.  His advice is backed by firsthand experience, working as a senior manager for global giants, IBM Australia and Orica.  He brings well rounded expertise to the table, supporting clients to identify their risks, assess their controls and, most importantly, identify remedial strategies that are both cost effective and pragmatic.  Tom is a regular presenter on best practice and an experienced workshop facilitator for Board and executive management teams.

With over 23 years' experience, Tom has worked with mid-tier and Big 4 firms.  He joined BDO, in 2007, as Partner.


  • Audit & assurance
  • Risk assessment & management
  • External & internal audit
  • Internal control systems
  • Systems & process development


  • Government & public sector
  • Financial services
  • Not-for-profit
  • Manufacturing
  • Technology, media & telecommunications
  • Health
  • Senior Living
  • Utilities
  • Education


  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
  • Master of Information Systems


  • Member, Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand
  • Member, Institute of Internal Auditors