Meet Our Core Team

We understand the risks and know how to minimise them

Craig Timmerman

Managing Director

With over 25 years’ experience in risk, crisis management, business continuity and emergency management Craig has served in leadership roles as a veteran with the Australian Defence Force, Police Tactical Units and international corporate positions in Australia and over 20 countries internationally.


Coupled with his Masters Qualifications in Business (MBA) and Masters in Emergency Management, Craig has a strong client service delivery ethos and has assisted a number of organisations from Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs), international development organisations through to large multinationals and all levels of government as well as not for profit organisations.


Craig is a member of the Risk Management Institute of Australia (RMIA), ASIS International and a certified auditor with global organisations TAPA (Transport Asset Association). He is passionate about humanitarian security and has been a Security Delegate for the Australian Red Cross (ARC) and Risk and Security Manager for International Development Company Scope Global, working closely with the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFAT) and Australian Government and University personnel deployed internationally.

United Nations Partner

Obsidian Risk Group is partnered with the United Nations as part of the UN Global Compact within the UN Global Marketplace procurement portal being registered with multiple agencies such as the UNDP, UNICEF, UN Women, WFP, WHO and the WTO.

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