Bev is a registered Chartered Accountant with 30 years’ experience in professional services and industry roles. Bev commenced her career at KPMG
and in 1997 was admitted as a partner in a boutique accounting practice. Bev migrated to Australia in 2004 and contracted to an insolvency firm assisting with financial analysis and investigations before joining the Deloitte Forensic practice.
Her roles in professional services in Australia included conducting an investigation regarding financial irregularities in an Australian based company on behalf of an international investor; proving legal support in an action involving breach of directors duties, review and analysis of financials and company records in support of an Expert Witness in forensic accounting matters and assisting with the preparation of independent expert reports; and assisting clients in addressing areas of risk identified by Internal Audit.
Bev left Deloitte to pursue opportunities in several industry roles as both a consultant and financial controller in ASX listed entities with responsibility to oversee the accounting and financial reporting function to the Board. She has extensive experience in reviewing and implementing controls, ensuring governance frameworks are in place and risk management. Prior to joining Arcadia Bev had a role in a forensic team assisting with a review of the financial services division in one of the leading Banks.
In July 2016 Bev was appointed CFO at Arcadia Group. Her role encompasses overseeing financial reporting function, implementing governance and controls as the Group continues to expand. She works closely with the Managing Director to conduct due diligence on considered acquisitions and developments. She is responsible for the overall management and integration of new areas of business.