David Willimott

David Willimott

Chief Financial Officer

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David is our Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for HDY's financial strategy.

David is responsible for managing all aspects of the finance function and is a trusted adviser to HDY's partners and senior management on the firm's financial strategy.

David works closely with the managing partner and the Board on a range of operational and strategic initiatives. He also leads a team of finance experts to deliver quality financial information to support effective decision making with a sustained focus on continual process improvement.

David's successes to date have included the implementation of a partner capital structure, revision of the firm's key financial policies, delivering a series of expense reduction initiatives, introduction of a number of technological enhancements within the firm and significant improvement in both client and firm financial reporting.

International experience

David has had extensive international experience working with Big 4 chartered accounting firms and for a world-renowned leader in the aviation industry. This experience has enhanced David's financial and leadership skills combined with his commercial and strategic insight.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting

    Chartered Accountant of Australia

    Registered Tax Agent

    Financial Planning Proper Authority Holder