Richard Day

Partner, PwC New Zealand

Richard is a flexible, responsive and commercial Partner within our Assurance team. He cares about both his people and his clients, and building great relationships with them is personally important to him.

Richard works with a wide range of clients, including those in the real estate, education, treasury and financial services sectors, and he has significant audit, technical accounting and transaction experience. He was a founding member of our New Zealand International Financial Reporting Standards technical accounting team, and also spent three years working in our Global Capital Markets Group based in London. He was responsible for assisting global financial services and real estate institutions with the implementation of new accounting and reporting processes.

Within PwC, he is the People and Culture leader for our Assurance team with responsibility for driving key people strategies, including: career and leadership development, performance review and remuneration, coaching and the attraction and retention of key talent.

Richard has enjoyed several work and travel experiences overseas and with his wife and two children, and he now resides in Auckland. His passions revolve around family, friends and all manners of sport. Winter weekends start with coaching kids sport and the summer months involve plenty of time at the beach. Richard also has a keen interest in his local community and currently sits on the Board of Trustees for Westmere School|Te Rehu.

Contact details

Tel: +64 21 870 572



  • Financial services
  • Real estate
  • Retirement villages
  • Education
  • Assurance
  • Audit
  • Corporate treasury
  • Regulation
  • Due diligence
  • Technical accounting