Auditor of the Year


The audit function has arguably been one of the most disrupted in the accounting space, however auditors remain vital to compliance and assurance.

This award recognises an outstanding auditor in the accounting industry, who has effectively driven revenue growth and shaped their firm’s success in the 2017 calendar year.

Based on business growth metrics as well as support and servicing, the award considers the activities, strategies and actions of the auditor in terms of driving increased revenue and efficiencies.


This award is open to auditors of all varieties operating in Australia. The award is based on the period from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017. Auditors must supply proof they held relevant registrations for the 6 months or more months of the calendar year.

  • Please attach proof of registration (mandatory).


  • Please state the type of audit work you do.
  • Explain how you have met the challenges of digital disruption in auditing in 2017.
  • Detail how you structured your work in 2017 to drive firm revenue and ensure recurring clients.
  • Outline your unique selling points/points of difference as an auditor compared with your peers, and how you have created a quality service offering as a result.


Metric 1/1/2016 - 31/12/2016 1/1/2017 - 31/12/2017
Total revenue (firm)
Total revenue (under auditor’s control)
Number of clients (under auditor’s control)
Number of new clients (under auditor’s control)
Total number of staff (under auditor’s control)