Tuesday, 18 September 2012
David Ferrier and Paul Curby are the latest in a number of recent additions to boost KordaMentha Forensic’s Accounting, Investigation, Technology and Data Analytics capabilities as the preeminent forensic accounting practice in the region.

David Ferrier brings with him a wealth of experience in the assessment of loss and damage in commercial disputes, valuations and family law disputes.

David has over 20 years’ experience over a range of professional services, including ten years as a forensic accountant. David has most recently been a Partner at Grant Thornton, and formerly a partner in the forensic dispute team at KPMG Melbourne.

David said: “I am excited to be joining a national team of forensic experts with the skills to deliver the full range of, dispute analysis, data analytics, forensic technology and investigation services. I am looking forward to continuing focus on the delivery of high quality forensic services to corporate, government and legal clients in Australia and Asia Pacific.”

Paul Curby has 29 years’ experience in investigations, due diligence and fraud risk management in government, corporate and professional services including practical “on the ground” experience in Asia for 12 years. Paul was most recently the Managing Director of Insight Risk Group in Singapore; he is formerly a Director with both Ernst & Young and Ferrier Hodgson in Singapore.

Paul said: “The KordaMentha culture and philosophy on client relationships is something that attracted me. My focus is to continue to offer practical advice to our clients on a range of forensic issues, particularly those clients with business interests in Asia.”

Mark Korda said: “We are very proud that David and Paul have joined KordaMentha Forensic. They bring a wealth of experience to our practice as we continue to satisfy our clients’ increasing need for high quality forensic professionals who do not have the conflicts that restrict the larger accounting firms.”

Owain Stone said: “David and Paul are tremendous additions to KordaMentha Forensic. With twelve partners and executive directors and over forty other forensic professionals across Australia, New Zealand and Singapore, we have the quality, experience and scale to handle the full range of forensic challenges that law firms, corporates and governments face.”

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Owain Stone, Head of KordaMentha Forensic - 0402 893 301 
Michael Smith - (03) 9440 9387 or 0411 055 306