Scott Whiddett


Partner - Business Advisory and Assurance/ Corporate Finance

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Professional Background

Scott’s audit clients include ASX-listed companies, large private entities to mid-sized national and international companies.

Scott and his team are responsible for planning, performing and reporting on financial due diligence with respect to an IPO and/or acquisition, as well as preparation of an Investigating Accountant’s Report and/or a review of Forecast Report for inclusion in a Prospectus or offer document.

Scott enjoys working with clients and their other advisors to plan and implement M&A strategies to realise their corporate objectives in a seamless and commercially astute manner.  

Areas of expertise

Scott has over 24 years’ experience in the following areas:

  • Financial due diligence;
  • Advice regarding, or independent reporting on, mergers & acquisitions, divestments, joint ventures and capital raisings;
  • Investigating Accountant’s Reports;
  • Independent Review of Forecast Reports;
  • Independent Expert’s Reports for ASX-listed company transactions;
  • Audits and financial risk assessments; and
  • Benchmarking engagements.

Industry Experience

  • Food and Agribusiness
  • Funds management
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional services

Memberships & Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting
  • Fellow - Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Registered Company Auditor

Services & Specialisations

Audit, Risk Management and Assurance

Audit, Risk Management and Assurance

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Corporate Finance

Corporate Finance

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Transaction Support

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Strategic Board and Governance Advisory

Strategic Board and Governance Advisory

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