Advisory Services

Vector Risk provides specialised problem-solving advice across a range of areas in enterprise risk management from reviews of existing methodologies through to strategic support. Each assignment draws on the experience and specialist knowledge across our team.


Our experience in developing solutions for our clients in order to measure and manage their market and credit risk gives us unique insight in advising clients on their risk management methodologies, their software needs, and their current analytics and technologies. Our experts are well versed in modelling, analysing and communicating risk.

Validation & Certification of Analytic Models

Vector Risk are in a strong position to validate internally developed models for valuation and risk management. We are able to put forward a team that has extensive experience in researching, developing and implementing a wide range of models. Whether your models are the most basic Black-Scholes based models or advanced numerical pricing algorithms using lattice techniques or high dimensionality Monte Carlo solutions, our background is unrivalled in the level of expertise and experience we can apply to validation.

Lead Consultants

Dr Tim Rowlands: Tim has held several senior roles in Trading Risk Management and speaks regularly in conferences across Asia. Tim has a PhD in Theoretical Chemistry from Cambridge University.

Dr Robert Bursill: Rob received the Queen Elizabeth II Fellowship from the Australian Research Council and the J.G. Russell Award from the Australian Academy of Science. Robert has a PhD in Mathematics from Melbourne University.

Tim and Rob are supported by an experienced team of qualified consultants. Industry recognised and PhD educated, they are true experts in their field. Vector Risk has an unrivalled reputation in the Australian market for the provision of advanced advisory work in the area of complex analytics and pricing model validation.