As the Managing Partner in 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 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.