Executive Director, PwC New Zealand
Stephen specialises in IFRS and is recognised as one of NZ’s leading IAS 39 practitioners. Stephen’s specialism in financial instruments and hedge accounting enables him to bring deep technical knowledge and extensive practical experience. He is familiar with current trends and developments ensuring clients always receive the best advice.
Stephen provides IFRS advice to PwC engagement teams and to a large range of clients, where he is the primary accounting advisor. He has also provided one-off IFRS advice to numerous leading organisations. Stephen presents externally on IFRS and other technical accounting issues and is involved in PwC’s internal training programmes.
Prior to joining the Accounting Consulting Services team in 2004 Stephen had spent 10 years working in assurance including 5 years of experience in Canada and the UK primarily servicing clients in the investment management industry.