Richard Day

Richard Day

Partner, PwC New Zealand

Richard leads the Assurance business across our Auckland and Hamilton offices.

He is a flexible, responsive and commercial Partner who cares about his team and his clients. Building great relationships is personally important to him.

Richard works with a wide range of clients, including those in the real estate, education, aged care, treasury and financial services sectors, and he has significant audit, risk, accounting advisory and transaction experience. He was a founding member of our New Zealand International Financial Reporting Standards accounting advisory 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 large scale transactions and the implementation of new accounting and reporting processes.

Richard has enjoyed several work and travel experiences overseas and with his wife and two children, he now resides in Auckland. His passions revolve around family, friends and all manners of sport. Winter weekends start with 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 as Chair on the Board of Trustees for Westmere School Te Rehu.


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