Richard Walker

Director, Business Services and Advisory

BDO Johannesburg

+27 (0) 83 200 5517

+27 (0) 11 488 1700




Richard has over 19 years’ experience in Internal Audit and Risk Management, Governance and Internal audit.

His has both private and public sector experience. His private sector experience covers financial services, property and construction, manufacturing, mining, tertiary education, and retail, while his public sector experience includes National, Provincial and Local Government, Donor funding, and European Union audits.

In addition he is a thought leader in internal audit and risk management and has had a number of articles published on these topics.


  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
  • Certification in Control Self - Assessment CCSA (USA)


Richard is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). He speaks both English and Afrikaans.