Emma Wright

Partner, Corporate Finance


+61 6382 4950


Emma is a corporate finance specialist with nearly two decades of cross-border transaction experience in Australia and the UK.

Previously a founding director of Tomkins Turner - a boutique corporate advisory firm specialising in mergers and acquisitions for mid-market companies. Prior to this Emma was a member of the Deals Team of a global accounting firm in London, and ran the in-house Corporate Finance team at Travelex, also in London.

At both the accounting firm & Travelex, Emma was responsible for more than 20 transactions ranging in value from £50 million to £1.1billion across industries including oil & gas, health, telecommunications, wholesale, manufacturing, foreign exchange and retail.

Emma has had successful transaction experience with brands such as ENI, Fremantle Media, Programmed, Reuters, Unilever and Travelex.

Emma has a proven and enviable track record in the Mergers & Acquisitions space, spanning both buy and sell-side transactions, post transaction integration programmes and various IPOs. In addition, she has considerable experience in strategic and financial planning, forecasting, modelling, and business process improvement.

Emma joined BDO in 2017.


  • Corporate Finance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Financial & Strategic Planning
  • Financial Forecasting and Modelling
  • Business Improvement
  • Cost Out Strategy


  • Mining Servives
  • Energy
  • Communications
  • Manufacturing
  • Foreign Exchange
  • Technology
  • Retail


  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Chartered Accountant
  • Graduate Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD)


  • Fellow of Chartered Accountants in Australia & New Zealand
  • WA Regional Councilor - FINSIA