Partner, PwC New Zealand
Lyn is a business combinations expert, and has provided accounting advice relating to a number of initial public offerings, restructures and investment decisions. As a member of the New Zealand Accounting Standards Board, she leads PwC’s Accounting Consulting Services (ACS) group, advising companies, the public sector and not-for-profit organisations on complex financial reporting issues under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS).
Lyn has more than 20 years' experience dealing with complex accounting issues in the corporate sector, both within PwC’s ACS group and through 12 years' experience providing assurance services to clients across a range of industries. Lyn also spent four years in a commercial environment, working in Operational Audit and Finance Manager roles for Whitbread PLC, a UK-listed leisure retail and fast-moving consumer goods company.
Her other areas of focus include revenue, share-based payments, income tax and emissions trading. She keeps up to date with current trends and developments in financial reporting and is a frequent speaker on financial reporting topics.