About Us

About Us

Working Together with Industry

Assurance Risk Knowledge (ARK) Consulting offers health and safety, risk management, management system and business process consulting services to industry. The business was established in 2020 and is focused on partnering with organisations to improve performance, capture knowledge and manage risk.
Our clients include regulators, government agencies and private organisations in a variety of sectors. Past clients include Sydney Metro Authority, Department of Planning, Industry and Environment, Transport for NSW, the NSW Point to Point Transport Commission, Sydney Opera House and the Hyundai Rotem Company.
Meet the leadership team

The ARK Team

Andrew Porter

Health and Safety, Risk and Assurance, Management Systems

Andrew has extensive experience working in leadership roles across sectors including government, transport and infrastructure projects. Andrew established ARK Consulting in 2020. Andrew applies his experience and pragmatic approach to support clients in developing and implementing safety culture programs, management systems, strategic plans and risk management frameworks. Andrew has experience in the development and review of crisis and emergency arrangements, conducting safety investigations and audits, developing and delivering safety briefings and training and interfacing with regulators.

Karina Gornall

Regulatory and Business Improvement

Karina’s experience includes management of corporate functions in Australian federal government, regulatory reform projects and research publication. She has experience in both technical and management roles in the private and University sectors as well as federal and state government. Karina provides risk management, project management, safety management system development, regulatory and business improvement expertise to clients. She has an eye for detail and a passion for solving complex problems  

Our Committment

ARK Consulting is committed to making work better and safer. We also want to do our bit for the planet. ARK Consulting has signed up to Ecologi to create a climate positive workforce.

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Contact Our Team

If you are interested in discussing how our team can help you, please contact us.