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Increasing Growth And Maturity In NZ Startup Investment, Despite COVID-19 Disruptions

Wednesday, 14 April 2021, 9:31 am | PwC

Startup investment in New Zealand has grown and matured despite the challenges of COVID-19, according to the latest Startup Investment report from PwC and the Angel Association (AANZ). In 2020, investors provided more follow-on capital than ever ... More >>

New Zealand Agreement Signed For PwC And Microsoft Global Alliance

Thursday, 25 March 2021, 12:15 pm | PwC

PwC New Zealand has signed a local agreement with Microsoft to bring the PwC Microsoft Global Alliance to New Zealand organisations. The Global Alliance allows PwC firms around the world to support clients pursuing large scale digital and business transformation, ... More >>

Rebuild New Zealand: PwC Report Calls For Broader Measures To Keep NZers Safe, To Enable Economic And Social Rebuild

Thursday, 10 December 2020, 12:58 pm | PwC

New Zealand is in a unique position to rebuild the economy, generate prosperity and enhance wellbeing, according to a new report released by PwC New Zealand today that looks ahead to 2021. However this will require broader measures to keep New ... More >>

PwC New Zealand Releases First Assurance Transparency Report

Friday, 4 December 2020, 12:16 pm | PwC

PwC New Zealand has released its Assurance Transparency Report , a first for a New Zealand firm. The report outlines detailed information about the firm’s audit practice and follows similar publications released across the global PwC network. The report ... More >>

Investment In NZ Startups Remains Resilient, Despite Lockdowns

Tuesday, 3 November 2020, 10:50 am | PwC

Investment in New Zealand startups has remained relatively stable despite the COVID-19 lockdowns and disruption to business, according to the latest Startup Investment report from PwC and the Angel Association (AANZ). Investors have been primarily focussed ... More >>

PwC Announces New Chair And Reappointment Of CEO For Next Four Years

Tuesday, 15 September 2020, 2:26 pm | PwC

PwC New Zealand Partner and Board Member, Keren Blakey has been elected as Chair of the New Zealand firm, effective 1 October 2020. Ms Blakey has been a Partner for 14 years, including five years as a PwC Board Member. She is a Senior Partner in ... More >>

Rebuild New Zealand: PwC Report Explores New Zealand’s Border Paradox

Friday, 31 July 2020, 2:16 pm | PwC

New Zealand finds itself at a crossroads having contained the spread of COVID-19 domestically and enjoying almost no restrictions on day-to-day life. However, with our borders closed the growing social and economic costs are mounting. PwC’s updated ... More >>

Rebuild New Zealand: PwC Report Tackles Big Ideas For Economic Recovery

Thursday, 11 June 2020, 12:25 pm | PwC

New Zealand has done better than most countries in terms of saving lives, the challenge now is to save livelihoods. In a special report just released, Rebuild New Zealand, PwC casts a net over opportunities that could allow the country to recover more quickly ... More >>

Offshore capital and Government support startup growth

Wednesday, 30 October 2019, 9:57 am | PwC

PwC New Zealand and the Angel Association of New Zealand’s latest report explores two factors having a positive impact on the growth of New Zealand’s startups – increasing offshore capital and new Government funding. More >>

PwC’s new leaders reflect the evolving needs of business

Monday, 1 July 2019, 10:26 am | PwC

PwC in New Zealand is bolstering its leadership team across a greater number of specialised areas with eleven new partner and principal promotions. More >>

Michele Embling wins Hunter Campbell Diversity Award

Thursday, 23 May 2019, 10:03 am | PwC

PwC chair Michele Embling was named the 2019 winner of the Hunter Campbell Diversity and Inclusion Award at the annual INFINZ awards announced in Auckland last night. The first female chair of PwC New Zealand, Embling has been instrumental in developing ... More >>

New Zealand startup investment shows no sign of slowing

Tuesday, 9 April 2019, 10:07 am | PwC

The latest report from PwC New Zealand and the Angel Association shows a vibrant startup ecosystem has developed over the last 10 years and there is exciting potential for future growth. More >>

Viewshafts: Auckland’s billion-dollar handbrake?

Sunday, 7 October 2018, 12:42 pm | PwC

• New research reveals the cost of the viewshaft protecting a single view of Mt Eden is over $1bn • Each motorist on the Harbour Bridge would need to pay $14k to offset the cost • A small rotation of the viewshaft alignment could reduce the ... More >>

PwC Herald Talks – The Experience Economy

Wednesday, 22 August 2018, 12:56 pm | PwC

Customers today expect fast, convenient, personalised and consistent brand experiences. For business to succeed and cut through increasing competition and digital noise, customer engagement must be at the forefront of any business strategy. A great experience ... More >>

PwC appointed receivers to Ebert Construction Limited

Wednesday, 1 August 2018, 1:03 pm | PwC

Lara Bennett, John Fisk and Richard Longman from PwC were last night appointed receivers to Ebert Construction Limited as a result of a request made by the Ebert Board of Directors to its bank. More >>

NZ CEOs among the most pessimistic on global growth outlook

Thursday, 15 March 2018, 11:54 am | PwC

New Zealand CEOs among the most pessimistic on global growth outlook When it comes to expectations of global growth, New Zealand CEOs are among the most pessimistic in the world, PwC New Zealand’s 21st CEO Survey has revealed. Only 32 per cent ... More >>

Research finds 1/4 of NZ roles could be automated by 2030s

Friday, 9 February 2018, 11:27 am | PwC

PwC’s latest global research has found New Zealand is well positioned to manage the three coming waves of automation between now and the mid-2o30s, in its report, “Will robots really steal our jobs?” The report found New Zealand has just the ... More >>

People Biggest Threat to Information Security – PwC Report

Friday, 20 October 2017, 10:49 am | PwC

PwC’s Global State of Information Security Survey finds that staff, service providers, suppliers or business partners, are rated among the biggest cyber risks for Kiwi companies. More >>

Acma Industries Limited in voluntary administration

Friday, 13 October 2017, 2:19 pm | PwC

John Fisk and Richard Longman, Partners of PwC, were appointed Administrators of Acma Industries Limited on 11 October 2017. Acma is a polyurethane component manufacturer based in Upper Hutt, with approximately 40 employees. The business is now in voluntary ... More >>

Competitive Landscape a Worry for Kiwi Insurers – PwC Report

Friday, 4 August 2017, 9:20 am | PwC

PwC’s Reinventing insurance, one step at a time Report, ranks competition as the third greatest risk in NZ (up from number five in 2015) while change management and technology are listed as the biggest risks for insurers. More >>