Mr Warwick Shanks

Council Member

Warwick Shanks Appointed by the New South Wales Minister of Education

Term expires 31 December 2021

Mr Warwick Shanks commenced employment with KPMG in January 1991 and became a Partner in the Wollongong office in January 2001. In July 2014, he became the Managing Partner of KPMG in Wollongong.

Warwick has more than 20 years’ experience specialising in external audit, internal audit, risk management and corporate governance, and work with many directors in an advisory role. He holds a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Sydney, is a Certified Internal Auditor, Fellow Certified Chartered Accountant and, Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Warwick is Chair of the Wollongong Committee of the AICD and Deputy Chair of Regional Development Australia – Illawarra. Warwick has a strong association with the University. He is a co-opted member of the Risk, Audit and Compliance Committee and is a former member of the Faculty of Commerce Advisory Board.