January 16, 2015 – RSM Bird Cameron, one of the largest mid-tier accounting firms in Australia, has strengthened its fraud and forensic capability with the appointment of Roger Darvall-Stevens as Partner in the Melbourne Audit and Assurance practice.
Roger will also take on the role as the National Head of Fraud & Forensic Services. Roger joins RSM Bird Cameron from Ernst & Young bringing more than 25 years of forensic experience working with a range of public and private companies.
Kim Hutchinson, national chairman, RSM Bird Cameron, said, “Roger’s appointment will strengthen the firm’s capabilities in forensic investigations and forensic accounting, fraud, bribery and corruption, control including prevention, detection and response, related training, forensic IT, compliance and corporate security.”
RSM Bird Cameron has also promoted Katie O’Connor and Brad Loftus as Principals.
Katie is part of the RSM Bird Cameron team in Melbourne and provides business advisory services to a broad range of private clients and small to medium-sized businesses.
In December 2011, Brad joined RSM Bird Cameron in Sydney as part of the Guild Accountants merger. Brad advises SMEs across a broad range of sectors, in particular the childcare sector, and provides support to both SMEs and peak industry bodies.
Kim Hutchinson, said, “The appointment of Roger and promotions of Katie and Brad reflects recent growth and confidence the firm has in the national team.”
About RSM Bird Cameron
RSM Bird Cameron is the largest mid-tier accounting firm in Australia with national ownership and profit sharing and offers a full range of specialist advisory services, including business consulting and advisory, assurance and advisory, taxation consulting, corporate consulting and turnaround and insolvency. RSM Bird Cameron is a core member firm of RSM International, the seventh largest network of independent accounting and consulting firms in the world.