Rob Southwell

Sydney

Managing Partner and Partner – Private Clients Group

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Professional Background

Rob is the Managing Partner of Pitcher Partners Sydney and is responsible for leading the firm to execute its strategic objectives, while ensuring the firm’s high standards of client care are maintained. He is also a partner of the Sydney Private Clients group. 

Rob has developed a broad range of advisory skills during his career, spanning across a number of services and industry sectors, such as funds management, professional services, recruitment, property and retail. He is one of the partners responsible for the Private Client offering within the firm, providing advisory services to family offices and high-net worth families. 

He also provides advice and support for many funds management businesses both domestically and internationally. 

Rob has a strong interest in business consulting and structuring and his pragmatic and commercial approach to solving problems is highly appreciated by his clients.

Areas of expertise

  • Private Client Tax and Structuring 
  • Family Office Services
  • Employment and Remuneration
  • Business Advisory Services
  • Outsourced Accounting

Awards

  • Finalist - 2017 Sydney Regional Business Awards, Business Leader
  • 2016 AccountantsDaily Australian Accounting Awards, Executive of the Year
  • 2016 AccountantsDaily Australian Accounting Awards, Excellence Award

Industry Experience

  • Funds management
  • Professional services
  • Recruitment
  • Property
  • Retail

Memberships & Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Associate - Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Chartered Tax Advisor - Taxation Institute of Australia
  • Associate - Australian Institute of Company Directors

Articles Published

Being brave - new ways of thinking

11th October 2017

Rob Southwell

Wikipedia describes innovation as a “new idea, device or method”. However, innovation is often also viewed as the application of better solut...

Housing, infrastructure driving NSW Economic Surge

27th January 2016

Rob Southwell

Pitcher Partners NSW has welcomed the release of Commsec’s State of the States figures today, commenting that NSW’s increased economic growth ...


Services & Specialisations

Accounting and Business Advisory

Accounting and Business Advisory

Information in business is the key to being able to make the right decisions at the right ...

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Tax Advice and Compliance

Tax Advice and Compliance

Tax affects every individual, public, private and multinational company, each with their o...

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International Business Advisory

International Business Advisory

Forward thinking businesses who strive to maintain competitiveness or achieve strategic gr...

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Business Performance Improvement

Business Performance Improvement

Growth and competitiveness opportunities exist for everyone. Finding them and then exploit...

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Business Structuring

Business Structuring

The business structure should balance between your short and long term objectives, success...

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Consulting

Consulting

Scaling new heights and exploring opportunities is at the heart of every business journey....

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Family Office Management

Family Office Management

When wealth accumulates in a family and is passed on through one generation to another, th...

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Superannuation Services

Superannuation Services

In an increasingly complex and regulated environment, engaging the right professionals to ...

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Philanthropy Services

Philanthropy Services

Where you are managing the wealth of you and your family, you might be looking for a meani...

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