"I have a big soft spot for kids." 

Tom became the Chairman of Deloitte Australia in May 2017 after serving as Managing Partner for Deloitte Victoria from March 2015 until May 2017. Tom is also a member of the Deloitte Asia Pacific Board and the Deloitte Global Board. Tom has 34 years’experience in auditing, both in Australia and in the USA and he has been a partner for 21 years. Tom specialises in the provision of assurance and advisory services to large ASX listed companies.

Tom is currently Lead Audit Partner for ASX listed companies IRESS Limited and MMG Limited and was previously for Incitec Pivot Limited, Sigma Pharmaceuticals Limited, Healthscope Limited, JB Hi-Fi Limited, Highpoint Property Group, Sussan Group, Bob Jane Group and Simonds Homes.

Tom consistently received client feedback for his passion for client service, high level of client time/interaction, hands on in resolving issues and delivery of service, respected for his ability to effectively manage the resolution of issue, his ability to effectively communicate complex issues and his ability to view his clients from a commercial perspective.

Tom serves on the Board of the Reach Foundation and is Chair of their Audit Committee.