Our people

Steven Watson

Managing DirectorSteve-Watson-wbg

Steven has extensive experience in audit and accounting services having worked in the industry since 2002 across both public and private sector clients. Included in his impressive list of clients who he has serviced in auditing and corporate services comprises a selection of listed companies, large and small propriety companies, aged care organisations, charitable and religious organisations, schools, government departments and agencies.

Stephen Prowse


Stephen started his career in local government in 1988, before completing a degree in accountancy in 1998. Stephen worked in public practice (Taxation and Business Services) from 1998 to 2003, before returning to the local government sector as a finance professional. He became a Chartered Accountant in 2005.

Danielle Nye

Danielle-Nye-wbgAudit, Assurance and Advisory Manager | Technical and Standards Core Specialist

In 2010 Danielle commenced her professional career in audit and advisory services through her successful application of the cadetship program at a local firm. This program enabled her to complete her Bachelor of Business (Accounting) degree via distance while maintaining full-time employment within the industry.

Phil Swaffield

Phil-Swaffield-wbgAssurance and Advisory Manager

Phil Swaffield has nearly 20 years’ experience working within Local Government including General Purpose and Water County Councils. During his time Phil has worked in a variety of areas including Internal Audit, Finance and Fleet Management.

Didarul Khan

Didarul-Khan-wbgAudit Engagement Manager

Khan has worked in the accounting and auditing industry since 2007, specialising in the areas of external audits, financial services licence audits, financial reporting, internal controls, corporate tax, financial accounting, internal audits and audits of self-managed super funds.

Matthew Knox

Matthew-Knox-wbgIT Audit Manager

With National Audits Group since 2007, Matthew provides high quality audit, assurance and advisory services across a broad range of industries.