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Robert Cox

Audit Director and Head of Accounting

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Robert Cox
Cell: 021 222 6107

Robert has more than 30 years’ experience as an auditor and has been an Audit Director since 2004.

Robert leads our technical accounting team, providing support to audit teams in applying both IPSAS and IFRS based standards to complex public sector transaction. He plays a key role in helping public sector clients find solutions to complicated accounting issues.

He has led audits of government departments, Crown entities, and local authorities, including the consolidated Financial Statements of the Government.

Robert is Chair of Audit New Zealand’s Opinion Review Committee that meets when an Audit Director is proposing a qualification for a public sector entity’s audit opinion.

Robert is a member of the international committee setting auditing standards for national audit offices (Forum for INTOSAI Professional Pronouncements), the Technical Reference Group for the New Zealand Accounting Standard Board, and the Public Sector Consultation Committee for Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Page last updated: 16 April 2018