We work with business owners, insurance providers and organisations to simplify risk and safety management. We do this by focusing on risk prevention, building the capacity of our clients and by keeping it simple which has consistently delivered improved risk and safety outcomes for our clients.

Ryan Kellen Founder Simplify Risk scaled



About Us

We are based in Brisbane and operate nationally.

Simplifyrisk is an established management consultancy firm that specialises in building the capacity and capability of organisations, their people and stakeholders to effectively manage risk, safety and compliance.

By adopting a Business Partner approach, Simplifyrisk works with clients to establish and implement the required structures, systems and approaches that are appropriate to the organisation, strengthen and improve operations and address critical risk, safety and compliance requirements.

Ryan Kellen, Simplifyrisk’s founder and Principal Consultant has over 15 years’ experience in risk, safety and operations across a variety of industry sectors. Ryan is considered a specialist and subject matter expert in risk management, systems and operations, people risk, public safety, health and safety, emergency preparedness and readiness.

Having held key positions with a number of high-profile organisations including head of Risk & Safety for the Formula 1 and Motorcycle Grand Prix events, Ryan is well positioned to develop, implement and embed the required strategies, systems and structures crucial to improved and sustainable outcomes.

Ryan holds formal qualifications in risk management, occupational health and safety, emergency and disaster management, international relations, change management, building and construction, training and assessment. His unique ability to simplify the complex, engage and influence stakeholders and adapt his approach is a point of difference that underpins his track record of achieving exceptional outcomes.

Sectors We Help

We help organisations establish structures, systems and approaches that focus on prevention, early intervention and response.
  • Community services
  • Arts and culture
  • Education and schools
  • Aged care
  • Environmental organisations/groups
  • Volunteer
  • Entertainment
  • Tourism
  • Hotels
  • Major Events
  • Sport
  • Recreation
  • Agriculture and farming
  • Roads, logistics and traffic management
  • Building and construction
  • Asset and facilities
  • Government
  • Other

Giving Back

“We believe in sharing our success and playing our part to ensure a
sustainable future for the environment and community”

We donate to recognised organisations that protect threatened habitats and endangered wildlife in Australia

Our Points of Difference


We have exceptional top-end industry and technical experience, are highly adaptable, and most importantly, we take the time to understand your needs and nurture the development of your ability to manage risk and safety.


We are invested in setting our clients up for success and making our services accessible to all organisations by working to your budget needs.

Bespoke services.

We recognise that every organisation is unique, have different levels of capacity and that a one size fits all approach is not best for business. We work with you to truly understand your needs and we only offer the services that deliver what you want.

Keep it simple.

We are all about keeping it simple, we work with you and your people to co-design what is needed in a way that is engaging, simple and achievable.

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