As the Managing Partner in of KPMG’s Darwin office, Derek's primary role is in the areas of tax, transactions and advisory, and he has a background in audit. Derek also supports the growth of our clients in North Queensland through our Townsville office.
Derek has more than 20 years of experience in providing business advisory, audit and assurance services to clients. He specialises in business advice to small and medium business, transaction advisory, management of external, internal and compliance audits, conducting due diligence, investigating accountant’s reports, governance reviews and advice on sale of business. Derek has also managed teams in financial planning and superannuation.
Prior to KPMG, Derek was the Managing Partner of an accounting firm in Townsville, North Queensland.
Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), James Cook University
Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants, Australia and New Zealand
Certified Internal Auditor – Institute of Internal Auditors