Lara Bennett

Lara Bennett

Executive Director, PwC New Zealand

Lara Bennett has been with PwC’s Restructuring team since 2001. She has worked on numerous advisory assignments including independent business appraisals and investigations, performance monitoring, corporate restructuring/business sales, performance improvement, receiverships and liquidations.

Lara is the lead manager for the Bridgecorp Limited receiverships and has had extensive involvement with numerous other finance company receiverships, loan book assessments, moratorium proposal appraisals and moratorium monitoring assignments.

Throughout her career, Lara has gained wide experience in a range of  other industries, including healthcare and the property development/construction sector, in which she worked for four years as an accountant and finance manager prior to joining PwC.


  • Business appraisals
  • Monitoring and restructuring advice
  • Investigations and independent reports
  • Receiverships
  • Liquidations.