Phil Taylor

Phil Taylor

Partner, PwC New Zealand

Phil has over 15 years’ experience working across the financial services industry, in both New Zealand and the UK.

He specialises in leading assurance engagements, including external audits, in the banking, investment management and real estate sectors. His other specialisms include regulatory compliance and he has extensive knowledge around the requirements of the Financial Markets Conduct Act and related licensing obligations, as well as the Reserve Bank of New Zealand’s banking regulations in New Zealand.

Phil has helped a number of companies to obtain licences from both the Financial Markets Authority and the RBNZ, as well as building governance and compliance frameworks to meet ongoing requirements.

Outside of work, Phil’s young family keep him active and he is a keen cricketer and golfer.


  • External audit and assurance for listed/public-interest and private companies
  • Regulatory governance/compliance
  • Using mathematics background to simplify the complex