Known globally as The Risk Doctor, David Hillson is an award-winning thought-leader and expert practitioner who speaks and writes widely on risk management, with ten major books on the topic. David leads The Risk Doctor Partnership (www.risk-doctor.com), a global consultancy offering specialist risk services across the world.
David has been active in the Association for Project Management (APM) for many years, where his significant contributions to the risk discipline were recognized with an Honorary Fellowship in 2008. He is also an honorary Fellow of the Project Management Institute, where he is a recognized thought-leader in risk.
In recent years, David has specialized in strategic risk management, with a focus on risk culture, risk appetite, and risk attitudes. His speaking career has taken him to nearly 50 countries, offering practical insights that are driven by his motto: “Understand profoundly so you can explain simply.”