PwC Australia helps organisations and individuals create the value they're looking for. We are a member firm of the PwC network, made up of 161,718 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, advisory, tax & legal, and private clients services.
PwC is one of Australia's leading professional services firms, bringing the power of our global network of firms to help Australian businesses, not-for-profit organisations and governments assess their performance and improve the way they work. Having grown from a one-man Melbourne accountancy practice in 1874 to the worldwide merger of Price Waterhouse and Coopers & Lybrand in 1998, PwC Australia now employs more than 6,000 people.
Our people are energetic and inspirational and come from a diverse range of academic backgrounds, including arts, business, accounting, tax, economics, engineering, finance, health and law. From improving the structure of the Australian health system, to performing due diligence on some of Australia's largest deals, and working side-by-side with entrepreneurs and high-net-worth individuals, our teams bring a unique combination of knowledge and passion to address the challenges and opportunities that face our community.
PwC recognises that truly great organisations use diversity as a strategic lever that brings innovative solutions to their clients. PwC’s current approach to it’s diversity portfolio includes focussing on culture, gender and disability.
In 2011 PwC published the paper ‘Disability Expectations: Investigating in a better life, a stronger Australia’. The Governor General commented as follows on the paper:
“….The paper highlights the need for a cultural shift in attitudes towards Australians living with a disability; from passive sympathy and understanding, to actively encouraging and championing a better quality of life…”Web Address: http://www.pwc.com.au