Tony Whitfield is currently Acting Auditor-General. He was appointed Deputy Auditor-General in March 2001.
Tony was awarded the Public Service Medal (PSM) in 2015 for outstanding public service to public sector financial performance and reporting.
Before joining the Audit Office in 1994, Tony spent 29 years in the private sector, including 17 years as an audit partner in a 'Big Four' accounting firm. During that time, he was responsible for delivering audit and other services to a portfolio of clients, and for audit technology within the firm. Tony has also worked in the USA.