Brian Mayo-Smith | BDO Auckland

Brian Mayo-Smith

Business Restructuring & Corporate Finance Consultant


After graduating from Oxford, Brian trained as an accountant in the UK before moving to New Zealand where he has been a partner with BDO Auckland and predecessor firms since 1982.

His experience is wide-ranging, including the areas of assurance, insolvency, investigations and corporate reconstructions. He is regularly involved in due diligence projects on behalf of investment companies and high net worth individuals. Brian has acted as an expert witness in a variety of cases.

Brian also has audit committee experience from both the perspective of an audit engagement partner as well as a Director.



Chartered Accountant (Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand)

Professional Affiliations

Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand




Master of Arts