Ben Powers


Partner - Business Advisory and Assurance

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Professional Background

Ben is a partner in the Business Advisory and Assurance division of Pitcher Partners Melbourne. Ben joined the firm in early 2000 and during his career has undertaken two secondments with affiliated firms in New York (2003) and London (2006).

Ben specialises in audit and assurance engagements and provides advisory services across a broad range of industries and client structures including publicly listed and family owned businesses. He has significant experience in statutory audit and reporting, management accounting reporting and analysis, and tax compliance.

Industry Experience

  • Food and Agribusiness
  • Funds management
  • Manufacturing
  • Transport and Logistics

Memberships & Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance) (Melbourne University)
  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia

Articles Published

Calombaris to promote Fair Work Act

19th July 2019

Ben Powers

The penalty was announced by the Fair Work Ombudsman yesterday as part of an enforceable undertaking. It comes after a four-year investigation int...

Top payroll challenges of middle market businesses

3rd May 2019

Ben Powers

Working closely with middle market businesses means we regularly see a number of challenges playing out in payroll processes. .. 1. Confusion aro...

Payroll solutions for middle market businesses

1st May 2019

Ben Powers

Below is a range of solutions to help you and your business stay on top of your payroll obligations. .. 1. Seek appropriate advice As a business...

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Accounting and Business Advisory

Accounting and Business Advisory

Information in business is the key to being able to make the right decisions at the right ...

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Audit, Risk Management and Assurance

Audit, Risk Management and Assurance

Pitcher Partners has a strong reputation for providing quality independent audit and assur...

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