Ashley has more than 25 years’ experience in financial management and reporting, primarily in professional services firms. Her experience includes strategic analysis, process improvement, system implementation and accounting management.
Ashley works with the Executive Committee, Board and Audit and Risk Committee to manage the firm’s financial framework. She provides strategic advice about key business insights, merger and acquisitions, financial performance, cash flow management, risk mitigation and operational financial management. She works with the Board and management to deliver the firm’s strategy.
Ashley works closely with the National Managing Partner, National Practice Group Leaders, the wider partnership and the Firm Advisory and Services Team.
Ashley has a Bachelor of Business majoring in Finance and Accounting from the University of Technology, Sydney.
She is also a Chartered Accountant, holding membership with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and New Zealand.
Ashley started her career with Pricewaterhouse Coopers, before working both locally and internationally at numerous firms. Before joining Sparke Helmore, Ashley worked at American Express, PKF Australia and Hunter Water.
Ashley loves spending time with her family. Her three children keep her very busy and give her perspective on what’s important. She loves travelling to different parts of Australia and the world with family and friends.
Ashley also likes to maintain some balance with all the craziness of life by doing yoga and going for walks.