James McAtamney

Director, Policy, Programs & Evaluation

KPMG Australia

James is a Director at KPMG and an Associate of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia. He joined KPMG Australia in 2012 and has extensive experience in leading and delivering transformational engagements with government and the private sector across major system reform projects, economic and social policy issues, economic and industry development, investment attraction, regional development, infrastructure and major projects, and government administration.

James is also an active musician and music director and is passionate about growing the impact of creative practice in social and economic participation, development, and in building communities. Theatre and music are James’ particular passions in the arts and he has worked on more than 15 theatrical productions over the last 15 years and played piano for nearly 25 years.

  • Actuarial Services
  • Economic and commercial
  • Government and Public Sector
  • Government reform
  • Government transformation
  • Infrastructure
  • Public Policy and Regulatory Change
  • Transformation
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Actuarial Studies and Finance (University of NSW)

  • Associate of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia

  • Associate Diploma in Piano Recital (Trinity Guildhall)

  • President, Noteable Theatre Company