Philippa O’Brien


Assistant Manager

Accounting and Business Advisory

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Professional Background

Philippa is an Assistant Manager in the Private Clients division of Pitcher Partners. Philippa commenced her career in Office Administration in the commercial sector, working in roles such as inventory, importation and information technology through to Executive Assistant and Officer Manager, eventually leading to opportunities to study Commerce.

Her accounting career commenced in 2004 as a bookkeeper of a small local firm, before moving into public practice in 2006 and eventually joining Pitcher Partners in 2013.

With a mix of commercial and industry experience, Philippa has a holistic understanding of the needs of business, beyond the numbers.

Philippa’s strength is her focus on client relationships and service, giving clients the confidence to seek advice and assistance when making both strategic and operational decisions.

Industry Experience

  • Mining
  • Manufacturing and engineering
  • Child care
  • Real Estate
  • Business Consulting
  • Finance and Legal
  • Building and construction
  • Car Sales
  • Primary production

Memberships & Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce - University of Newcastle
  • Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Services & Specialisations

Accounting and Business Advisory

Accounting and Business Advisory

Information in business is the key to being able to make the right decisions at the right ...

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Business Structuring

Business Structuring

The business structure should balance between your short and long term objectives, success...

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Corporate Finance

Corporate Finance

Every transaction, no matter what its size, is key to the growth or succession of a busine...

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Tax Consulting

Tax Consulting

A key business strategy for any organisation is to manage their tax obligation at the same...

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