David Lamb

David Lamb

Partner, PwC New Zealand

David Lamb helps lead the firm's Financial Advisory Services business which includes over 40 Partners and 300 professional staff. He brings over 18 years of experience as an adviser to PwC's clients, including 10 years as a Partner.

David's core speciality is corporate taxation where he has extensive advisory and compliance experience. In addition he's also increasingly focused on helping PwC's clients navigate a wide range of emerging strategic and transformational challenges commonplace in today's business environment by applying intelligent automation and digital solutions. David has worked across a range of sectors and industries, but has a particular interest in the Financial Services, Food & Beverages, and Horticultural sectors.

The development of people and diverse and inclusive working environments are areas that David is very passionate about, both at PwC and more broadly via his Board role for the Valens Group. He has played a key role in helping shape the direction of PwC's people strategy while previously serving as National People & Culture Leader.

Outside of work David enjoys spending time with his wife Melanie and three young children, plus getting out for either some boating or the odd round of golf. He is also a keen basketball fan and attends as many Breaker's games as possible.


  • Taxation
  • Digital Solutions
  • Strategy
  • Leadership and Diversity

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