Sylvia provides audit and assurance services to a broad range of clients including large family groups, publicly listed entities and large listed consolidated entities. Specialising in services beyond statutory audits including preparation of financial statements, provision of accounting standards and financial due diligence enables Sylvia to address broader business areas such as governance, risk and regulatory compliance – ultimately helping businesses and organisations strengthen internal controls, processes and transparency.
Sylvia has led many engagements within property, listed investment companies, funds management and not-for-profit industry. Her industry knowledge and expertise allow her to identify technical issues relevant to the sector, resolving them through practical solutions.
With a proactive approach to client service, Sylvia stays in regular contact with her clients and have candid discussions on their broader business. This allows her to understand the underlying business issues, providing commercial insights and solutions, and inspire unexpected possibilities.
Additionally Sylvia works closely with many businesses that have future growth aspirations including international acquisition and merger. Addressing the needs of complex transactions, Sylvia prepares businesses for contractual arrangements ensuring their business has the proper compliance and transparency in place for a successful transaction.
Sylvia has been with the Sydney firm since 2007 and joined the partnership in 2017.
Qualifications and memberships
- Bachelor of Commerce – Honours (Accounting)
- Member, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
- The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants
- Property Council of Australia – Capital Markets, Accounting Committee Member
- Registered Company Auditor