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


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.

Chang Chow

Audit Engagement Manager

Chang Chow has over 15 years’ experience providing audit and assurance.

His client experience includes a wide range of industries from small and large reporting public companies including subsidiaries of foreign owned companies, not-for-profit organisations including education, health and aged care service provider, registered clubs and also local governments.

Chang also specialises in AFSL compliance, external audit and assurance, Self-Managed Superannuation Fund audits; and trust account audits (including real estates, accounting and legal trusts).

Denis Kwan

Audit Engagement Manager

Denis has worked in the accounting and auditing industry since 1990, specialising in the areas of external audits, financial reporting, audit of not for profit organisations including public and private ancillary funds and internal audits.

Matthew Knox

Matthew-Knox-wbgAudit Manager

With 13 years’ experience at National Audits Group, Matthew is well equipped to offer high quality audit, assurance and advisory services across a broad range of industries.