Geoffrey R Applebee

Geoffrey R Applebee (BA (Acc), FCA, FAICD)
Mobile: +61 413 746 315

As Chairman, Geoff provides guidance on FRS’s strategic direction and corporate governance and advice with client growth and satisfaction.

Geoff brings to the FRS Group over 22 years’ experience as a Partner at Ernst & Young (E&Y) and over 40 years in the accounting profession. Geoff served on the E&Y Board of Partners and Management Committee, was Managing Partner of Canberra office and Executive Partner, Sydney. He held other management positions in E&Y, leading Entrepreneur of the Year (NSW/ACT), Government and business development programmes in addition to serving a broad range of clients.

Geoff has chaired or served as a board member on a number of government and community organisations. He has also advised and chaired Audit and Risk Committees.