Director - Audit & Assurance
National Assurance Quality - Financial Reporting Advisory

Siva is a Director in the National Financial Reporting Advisory team based in Melbourne. He is a technical specialist on the application of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs) and Australian Accounting Standards and has over 12 years of experience dealing with technical accounting & audit matters.

In his current role, Siva is responsible for providing practical and commercially grounded technical accounting advice on the application of IFRSs and Australian Accounting Standards, reviewing listed and unlisted company financial statements for compliance with financial reporting requirements, producing technical publications, preparing and delivering internal and external technical training and participating in external technical discussion forums.

Prior to joining Grant Thornton in 2012, Siva had worked at the Australian Accounting Standards Board, Ernst & Young and Moore Stephens both in technical accounting and audit roles.

Qualifications
  • Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Member of CPA Australia
  • Bachelor of Commerce with Honours – La Trobe University
  • Master of Applied Finance – The University of Melbourne