Our Business

Organisational Resilience is achieved through effective corporate governance and risk management, and is the new assurance process for promoting business success.

Raft Risk Solutions is a leading provider of consultancy and training and services, firmly committed to helping build capability to achieve and maintain organisational resilience. 

Our people are specialists and are highly regarded across Australia and Asia Pacific for not only their knowledge and practical skills but also their integrity and honesty in their dealings with our clients. Our people are what make us truly different.

Our capabilities combined present a unique range and depth of ability, expertise and flexibility. Our people are experienced, qualified and gifted practitioners and activists who bring authority and passion to all that we do.

Our Professional Team includes the following disciplines:

  • Emergency and crisis management
  • Business continuity
  • Security risk management
  • Business process re-engineering
  • Health and safety
  • Risk management
  • Quality management systems


  • Audit and assurance
  • Project management
  • Change management
  • Consequence management
  • Public safety
  • Media relations
  • Crisis communications

Raft’s staff and associates are members of the following Professional Institutions:

  • Risk Management Institute of Australia
  • Centre for Emergency and Disaster Management
  • ASIS International
  • Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • Institute of Occupational Health and Safety
  • Safety Institute of Australia
  • Australian Institute of Emergency Services
  • Business Continuity Institute
  • International Institute of Business Analysis

Founded in 1997, by Bruce Hankinson, Raft Risk Solutions was born out of a desire to offer ethical and honest and best practice solutions to clients rather than solutions simply driven from the bottom line.  As a result, Raft and Bruce and our team of professionals continue to go from strength to strength with high degrees of re-engagement across our client base.  

matt Bruce Hankinson

Managing Director

With over 20 years experience in the development, implementation and continual improvement of emergency management and security systems, Bruce Hankinson is a recognised expert within the Risk, Security and Emergency Management field.

Bruce’s experience spans from major security operations such as the Sydney Olympics or managing the State’s response to natural disasters to the less complex natural hazard risk assessments for regional councils or contractor management programs. His competency is scalable and adaptable and he practices what he preaches, having been engaged by a number of multinational mega projects to establish their security and emergency management systems.

Bruce’s uniqueness stems from his proven capability to identify business needs and develop solutions that work from the ground to the boardroom. Bruce has been awarded on a number of occasions for his leadership, innovation and coordination capabilities.