Richard Briant, Advisory Partner

Richard Briant

Advisory Partner


06 869 1400

027 473 6545

06 869 1434




Chartered Accountant (Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand)


Executive Summary

Richard is a specialist farm accountant with a client base made up of sheep and beef farmers, horticulturists, viticulturists and crop farmers.  He works closely with clients to grow their businesses so they can achieve family goals, whilst also understanding the importance of building solid relationships with them.

Richard became an Associate with BDO on the 1 April 2011.  Prior to joining BDO, Richard worked on the family farm and is now an owner.  This has proven invaluable in being able to relate with clients.



Bachelor of Business Studies majoring in Agribusiness, Accountancy and Management

Family Business Accreditation


Community Involvement

Executive member of Federated Farmers Gisborne branch

Executive member of Poverty Bay A & P Association

Trustee for a Charitable Trust

Treasurer for several voluntary organisations