With over 25 years’ experience, Lorraine uses her knowledge and expertise, and taps into the wealth of specialist resources at BSI to advise and assist organizations to meet their strategic business objectives by improving business and people processes, and reducing their risks.


She liaises with the Leadership team and drives the development of effective solutions to overcome business challenges. She specialises in corporate governance and compliance, strategic risk and crisis management, as well as organizational and cyber resilience (which includes ISO22301 business continuity, ISO27001 information security, data protection, and supply chain security).

Work experience highlights

  • Secured the first consultancy engagements in risk and resilience, as BSI Principal Consultant, helping to establish the consultancy business by developing industry relationships and increasing BSI's market presence
  • As Risk & Compliance Manager regularly travelled to BSI offices worldwide to review strategic and tactical risks with BSI Managing Directors
  • Integration Manager for BSI Acquisition of NCSI in Sydney, Australia
  • From the UK Head Office, led BSI's global implementation of business continuity and information security as the Information Security Manager, achieving ISO27001 certification
  • Awarded role of Technical Director for BSI ANZ Assurance business
  • Expanded BSI Operations after acquisition of Benchmark in Australia, to 2000 clients certifications and 100 professional assessors and tutors, and closely managed the Key Accounts to maximise client retention
  • Owner and Company Director for Childcare Business in NSW for seven years
  • Self-employed Senior Consultant delivering contracts with Securelink in the field of disaster recovery, business continuity & information security in public and private sectors
  • Global Scheme Manager for ICT sector leading first AS/NZS 7799 certification by SAI Global, with ANZ Bank in Melbourne
  • Promoted from Lead Auditor at SAI global to NSW Operations Manager within 18 months, to implement organizational changes for improvement of morale, team performance and utilisation


  • International Certificate – Risk Management (IRM) 
  • Management Training in Leadership, Coaching, Crisis Management 
  • Technical training in cyber security, resilience 
  • BSI Lead Assessor and Tutor 
  • ITIL practitioner – ISO 20000 
  • MSc Project Management 
  • BEng Mechanical Engineering 
  • CADCAM certificate