Richard’s proactive approach to client service allows him to build collaborative, long-term relationships that drive tangible outcomes. His clear and open communication together with his strong sense of integrity and work ethic ensures he is a trusted advisor. His commitment to understanding his client’s objectives through open and clear communication helps to drive commercial outcomes.
With a diverse range of experience under his belt, Richard’s expertise lies in the professional services industries, with a focus on financial services, funds management and property and construction clients. A well-rounded professional, his admirable career has refined his technical accounting skills to complement impressive audit experience. He is also well-versed in assisting clients with the IPO process.
Richard’s clients value his personable approach and his ability to manage and advise on technical accounting, financial reporting and audit matters relevant to their organisation. He takes the time to invest in his clients to better understand their needs and to find the right solutions.
Throughout Richard’s professional career, he has worked on a broad range of challenging and rewarding engagements. He has extensive experience with the audit and financial reporting obligations of ASX-listed public companies, as well as large and medium sized organisations across a wide range of industries. These include Listed Investment Companies (LICs), funds management, AFSL holders, property, real estate, recruitment, and professional services.
Richard started his career in the United Kingdom before migrating to the Cayman Islands, where he gained extensive experience within the financial services industry. He originally joined Pitcher Partners on secondment from the Cayman Islands in 2017, before returning to Pitcher Partners Sydney as a Client Director in 2018. He became a Partner in 2023.
Qualifications and memberships
- Bachelor of Mathematics and Statistics with Honours
- Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
- Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales