"An external strategic advisor brings a contemporary perspective that can help business owners evaluate their business in a completely different light."
About Chris Kirkwood
Chris specialises in delivering high-quality, integrated and responsive services to high net worth individuals, families plus private and listed businesses.
His in-depth knowledge and client-centric approach means he can advise you on all aspects and stages of your business. This includes strategy and implementation, structuring, due diligence, pre-IPO planning, succession and estate planning, and general commercial advice. Chris is a Certified CEO with The CEO Institute, and strategically partners with his clients to provide insights across all areas of their businesses.
As a Registered Company Auditor, Chris has extensive interest and expertise in auditing, particularly property and funds management entities such as private investment companies, wholesale funds, listed companies and Australian Financial Services Licensees.
He is a Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia. He is also a Registered Tax Agent.
When he isn’t evaluating company financials, Chris is a keen sailor and can be found most Saturdays in summer at the Sydney Amateur Sailing Club in Mosman Bay.
News and insights
Our Culture at ESV – How we’re creating a Great Place to Work
Without a doubt, positive culture within the workplace is integral to the ongoing success of any business. It shapes the way we work, underpinning our decisions and influencing how we interact with our clients and within and across teams.
Our Super Outlook for 2019-2020
The start of the new financial year is often a time where we review our overall financial strategy and set new goals. For many of us, superannuation savings play a significant role when it comes to formulating our financial strategy. Therefore, it is vital for you to be aware of the relevant thresholds and rates as it allows you to effectively plan your strategy without being in breach of the thresholds.