Colin Gower

Business Recovery & Insolvency Partner, BRI National Leader

BDO Christchurch

03 379 5155

03 353 5532




Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association of New Zealand

Insolvency Practitioner accredited by Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand 


Executive Summary

A qualified insolvency practitioner, Colin has more than 20 years' experience in business recovery and consultancy in both the UK and New Zealand. Originally from London, Colin immigrated to New Zealand in May 2004.

Colin commenced his career at Deloitte’s London practice before joining a leading second tier UK accounting firm to specialise in corporate insolvency. Colin’s experience includes receiverships, administrations, turnaround management and debt restructuring, forensic accounting, and both solvent and insolvent liquidations.

Colin leads the BDO Christchurch Corporate Advisory Services division which comprises Business Recovery and Insolvency, and Corporate Finance Divisions.


Professional Affiliations

Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association of New Zealand Board Member 

Joint Insolvency Examination Board

Non-Member Principal of New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants 



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