Aswin Kumar

Aswin Kumar is the Director of our Internal Audit & Risk Services at Latitude 12, since 2011.  Aswin specializes in providing Risk management, Internal Audit and Workplace, Health and Safety services to Government, Local Government, and Indigenous Organisations and is passionate about improving risk culture in organisations. 


In Latitude 12, he advises on ERM (Entity Wide Risk management), RBIA (Risk Based Internal Audits), Forensic audits, Governance,  Policy Development and Management, Compliance and Work, Health and Safety services. He has proven expertise in the whole range of GRC (Governance, Risk and Compliance) services. His expertise helps organisations in identifying, analysing and managing risks resulting in better outcomes for the organisations.

In his previous role, he served as Director-Risk Services and Assurance at Grant Thornton (Big 5 International professional accounting firm), for a period of 10 years, and was responsible for internal audit and risk assurance for a variety of clients across various industry sectors including public companies. He also held responsibilities as a Finance Manager for a financial services company for a period of 5 years. 

Aswin has operated with clients in different jurisdictions around the world and is familiar with audit, governance, risk, internal control, compliance and reporting issues specific to these clients. He believes in employing the latest methodologies while complying with international quality requirements.

Aswin also served as a Member of Panel of reviewers on Global Quality Control of Grant Thornton International’s ‘Quality Assurance Review Team’ for review of Grant Thornton firms all over the world.

Aswin serves on the Executive Team at Latitude 12, advising and consulting and has developed strong working relationships with Clients in Northern Territory.

Professional qualifications and memberships

A Chartered Accountant, Cost and Management Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor and a Certified Information Systems Auditor, Aswin received his Master of Commerce and Bachelor of Commerce, at Agra University. 

He is a member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants (“ICAI”), The Institute of Cost & Management Accountants (“ICWAI”), Institute of Internal Auditors, USA (“IIA”) and Information Systems Audit & Control Association, USA (“ISACA”).

Contact Details

Aswin Kumar
Director - Internal Audit & Risk Consulting
3rd Floor, 43 Mitchell Street
Darwin, NT 0800

T (08) 8944 4654