As Technical Director, Matthew leads the team responsible for the development and delivery of Australian Auditing & Assurance Standards. With the AUASB Chairman, Matthew is actively involved in managing and developing relationships with significant Australian and International stakeholders from the accounting, business, investment, regulatory and standard-setting communities.
Before joining the AUASB Matthew held the position of Assistant Auditor-General, Standards and Quality at the Victorian Auditor-General’s Office (VAGO), responsible for maintaining professional standards, implementing and monitoring quality frameworks and systems and contributing to VAGO's strategic and business unit planning. Prior to this, Matthew was a Director at PricewaterhouseCoopers responsible for overseeing the implementation of assurance methodologies and technologies, including addressing the impact of changes to guidance and standards, designing and delivering technical and professional training and overseeing inspection and review activities.
Matthew is a Fellow of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and is a member of numerous state and commonwealth public sector audit committees.