Michael Lim

Michael Lim

Audit and Assurance Partner, National Sport Sector Leader


Accounting & Technical Services | Accounting standards news and resources | Financial Statement Audits | Internal Audit | Special Purpose Audits & Reviews


Michael has over 12 years professional experience in Audit and Assurance services supporting a range of clients from not-for-profit entities to public and private companies. He has worked with various sectors including distribution, manufacturing, education, not-for-profits, charities, health providers and Māori Authority entities.

Michael has extensive knowledge for entities reporting under New Zealand International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Public Benefit Entity reporting for both for-profit and not-for-profit entities, Public Sector Reporting and Special Purpose Framework.

Michael is passionate about providing the following key services to clients: Assurance services such as internal and external audit, reviews and agreed upon procedure engagements, providing technical/financial accounting advice, reviewing regulatory requirements, assessing system control and making appropriate recommendations for improvement.

Michael takes a “no surprise approach” and keeps an open relationship with our clients to ensure issues are worked through in a constructive manner. He believes that these are key factors to ensure a successful outcome.



Chartered Accountant (Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand)


Professional Affiliations

Member of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand


Bachelor of Management Studies majoring in Accounting (Hons)