Richard Simpson Partner, Financial Advisory Services Wellington +64 4 495 3772 +64 21 428 026

Richard has been a partner in Grant Thornton and its predecessor firms since 1981. He specialises in providing business recovery and advisory services to lenders and borrowers in the institutional, corporate and agricultural markets. His work ranges from strategic review and turnaround management, to investigations, receiverships, liquidations, compromises and restructuring advice. Richard has been appointed as a statutory manager by the New Zealand Government.

He also works as an expert witness particularly in relation to directors’ duties and insolvency matters. 

  • Bachelor of Commerce and Administration, Victoria University
  • Chartered Accountant (CA) of Charted Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Member of the Institute of Directors in New Zealand
  • Member of Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association of NZ