A recognised leader in the Australian forensic accounting, risk and governance profession who has led some of the largest and complex litigation, fraud, corruption and national security matters in Australia.

Matt is highly regarded by lawyers, companies, board members and government agencies. Matt has built a reputation for delivering excellence and identifying evidence through a combination of team skills to confront challenging situations or business problems. Often this has meant responding and advising a client crisis. Being responsive and able to identify the initial actions and skills required provides clients with a strong basis to achieve a successful outcome.

With over 30 years investigative and consulting experience, the diversity of assignments, clients and people that Matt has dealt with cover the spectrum of scenarios. In identifying emerging issues for his clients and the broader market, Matt has led McGrathNicol in expanding services to assist clients combat geopolitical threats, cyber, financial crime and foreign interference.

Matt has been recognised over many years for contribution to the not-for-profit sector, indigenous communities and business, charitable organisations and in the field of fraud research and prevention. He is committed to assisting his clients get the best outcome possible.

“Our Advisory and Risk offerings evolve to meet client and market demands. Foreseeing client challenges, quickly identifying the issues and delivering solutions is at the heart of the work we do.”

Matt Fehon

Qualifications & memberships

  • Member of the Order of Australia (AM)

  • Member, CA ANZ

  • Graduate Member, AICD

  • Member, FINSIA

  • Member, Institute of Internal Auditors

  • Member, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Finance)

  • Certificate IV – Government Investigation

  • Certificate IV – Government Fraud Control