Wayne is BDO’s IFRS Leader for the Asia Pacific region and is BDO’s global IFRS leader for natural resources based in Perth. In 2014, Wayne was appointed as a member of the Transition Group for Impairment of Financial Instruments (ITG Group).
Wayne acts as an expert witness on a number of major actions involving directors and non-compliance with accounting standards. Wayne has acted as expert witness in Federal Court of Australia, Supreme Court NSW, International Court of Arbitration and the CADLB. Susan Oldmeadow-Hall has assisted Wayne on a number of these matters and has given expert witness evidence in the Supreme Court of WA.
Wayne is a member of the AICD’s Reporting Committee. He leads BDO WA’s professional development and training service “Insite Professional Development” and is head of BDO WA’s Technical Services Group. Wayne regularly publishes technical papers and articles on the application of IFRS and Auditing Standards.