Australian Financial Review CFO Awards 2013
Deloitte wins the double
Deloitte has won both the Accounting Firm of the Year and the Audit Firm of the Year in the Financial Review CFO Awards 2013. This is the first time in the awards’ history that any firm has taken out both awards in the same year.
Accounting and Audit Firm of the Year
Each year the Financial Review CFO Awards recognise those that have made an exceptional contribution to Australian business with innovation, enthusiasm and acumen.
Thank you to our clients and our people for helping us to win Audit Firm and Accounting Firm of the Year.
Audit Firm of the Year
For Audit Firm of the Year Deloitte won particular praise for developing numerous initiatives to tailor its audits to clients, including around the risks each face. One judge said: “Deloitte has struck the right balance between independence and client service.”
In the context of a volatile and challenging market, winning both the Accounting Firm of the Year and Audit Firm award recognises our investment in our people; our commitment to increasing our clients’ capacity to act, achieve their goals, and stay ahead of competitors; and our continuous journey to change the way audit and professional services are experienced.
Accounting Firm of the Year
In awarding the Accounting Firm of the Year award, the judges said "Deloitte has a comprehensive and sustained focus on developing innovative thinking at all levels of the firm ... and stood out for its programs to help clients deal with major and rapid change".