John Picot
Principal Risk Consulting, Grant Thornton Australia


John is Grant Thornton Australia’s Community Sector Lead.

His expertise is in Human Services specialising in social impact measurement, business strategy, business transformation, structural re-alignment, organisational change, and business systems design and planning. John’s philosophy with people is that to create high performing collaborative teams requires clear vision and purpose and consistent leadership.
Prior to joining Grant Thornton in 2015, John led the Consult Point Technology Advisory firm as CEO for four years leading to its acquisition by Grant Thornton.

As CEO of St Vincent de Paul Society NSW , John led the modernisation of the organisation, driving transformation from a distributed local charity to a corporate enterprise structure and supporting business and reporting systems.