Alex Hardy
Alex Hardy

 

 

Professional Qualifications

  • Certified Internal Auditor
  • Registered Company Auditor
  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants
  • Professional Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors
  • Graduate Certificate in Internal Audit
  • Bachelor of Commerce

Experience

Alex provides advice to his clients on all aspects of statutory audits, financial reporting, governance, internal audit and risk management. Alex has conducted assignments for a broad range of public and private sector organisations. In the public sector his experience includes work for state government agencies, state owned corporations, statutory bodies and local government entities. In the private sector, Alex’s experience includes work for listed and unlisted public companies, private companies (including subsidiaries of multinationals), registered clubs and charities.

Alex works across a broad range of industries, but has amassed particular expertise in the government, hospitality, not for profit and innovation and technology sectors. His additional experience includes work with infrastructure, property, health, education, financial services, mining services, manufacturing, tourism, arts/culture and indigenous business clients.

Alex is an active participant with the firm’s global connections with the Leading Edge Alliance (LEA). In 2016, Alex was invited to participate in a 3-month exchange program with the Dutch firm: Bol Adviseurs. His client portfolio during this time consisted of a range of multinational businesses in the primary production, property management and manufacturing industries.

Over his 15 + year career, Alex has demonstrated a strong track record of developing relationships at all levels within his clients’ businesses and is always considerate of their individual needs. His advice helps his clients manage risk and improve performance, positioning them for future growth and success.

Leadership Roles

  • Member of the LEA Global Not For Profit Special Interest Group (2022 – present)
  • Chair of the LEA Australian Audit Special Interest Group (2020 – present)
  • Member of the Salvation Army Red Shield Appeal Committee (Hunter)
    (2017 – present)
  • Vice Chair of the IIA Australia Youth Leadership Committee (2017 – 2021)
  • Member of the IIA NSW Chapter Council (2018 – 2019)
  • Executive Director Hunter Young Professionals (2017 – 2019)

Awards

  • Global Emerging Leaders List 2018 - Institute of Internal Auditors
  • Auditor of the Year 2018 - Young Leaders in Finance
  • Young Executive of the Year 2017 - NSW Business Chamber (Sydney City)
  • Regional Finalist Young Executive of the Year Award 2017 – NSW Business Chamber
  • Rising Star of the Year 2016 - Australian Accounting Awards


Directors

Andrew Hibbert
Andrew Hibbert
Associate Director, Self Managed Superannuation and Offshoring
Ben Travers
Ben Travers
Associate Director and Financial Adviser
Brendan Campbell
Brendan Campbell
Director of Business Services and Taxation
Colin Samuel
Colin Samuel
Director of Business Services and Taxation
Gerhard Jordaan
Gerhard Jordaan
Associate Director of Business Services and Taxation