Matt Fehon wins plaudits for his broad experience handling regulatory and corruption investigations across a range of industry sectors.
Matt is a recognised leader in the Australian Forensic Accounting profession and has more than 25 years’ experience. Matt leads a highly regarded full-service national forensic accounting and technology practice, which over the past three years has grown to 20 partners delivering forensic services.
Matt is a forensic expert and specialises in financial crime; corporate corruption and regulatory investigations; dispute advisory; enforceable undertakings ;and risk advisory. Matt has led some of the largest fraud, corruption and regulatory investigations in Australia.
As a forensic accountant with more than 25 years of investigative and consulting experience, Matt has developed a unique mix of skills at KPMG, as a forensic partner (1999-2011); at Citibank, in financial markets precious metals trading (1997-1999); and, originally, at the NSW Police Force, as a detective (1988-1999).
Throughout his career Matt has built a reputation for integrity and excellence, together with an ability to quickly get to the source of a problem.
Matt has advised private and public companies; government agencies; and not-for-profit organisations. Matt understands the unwanted events that businesses encounter, and works with senior executives and boards to respond appropriately.
Matt devotes considerable time and resources to a range of charitable organisations, including a range of indigenous development initiatives. Matt is the president of a school bursary programme and an indigenous student mentor, and holds positions with local community organisations.
Matt is a member of CA ANZ, FINSIA, the Institute of Internal Auditors and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners; and a graduate member of AICD. He has a bachelor’s degree in business (accounting and finance).