Brendan is an experienced Director, boasting a decade of hands-on experience in overseeing diverse audit engagements. With a robust background in auditing, he has delivered assurance services to a wide spectrum of clients – spanning corporate entities, government agencies, and not-for-profit organisations.
During his academic tenure at UTAS, Brendan embarked on an internship journey with the Hobart City Council. Here, he spearheaded a pivotal project aimed at automating and enhancing the scope of management reporting. This led to a 12-month contract within the Finance – Rates department.
Brendan then embarked on another 12-month contract with electricity supplier – Aurora – lending his skills to the management accounting team. Brendan subsequently took up a graduate auditor position with a Big 4 firm where he honed his auditing skills, paving the way for his next career milestone within another large accounting practice. Over the next decade, Brendan continued down the auditing path and steadily climbed the ranks. His unwavering dedication and expertise propelled him into the role of Senior Manager, and his outstanding contributions and robust understanding of accounting technicalities earned him a coveted spot on the National Audit Technical and Advisory Committee and attaining his Registered Company Auditor certification.
Brendan joined Bentleys Tasmania in June 2023 as an audit director and has taken on the roles of Tasmanian representative on the Bentleys National Audit Technical and Advisory Committee and the National Audit Training Resource Team.