Kevin Frohbus, Partner, IFRS & Corporate Reporting

Kevin Frohbus

Partner, IFRS & Corporate Reporting


+61 2 8264 6696


Kevin is an IFRS & Corporate Reporting specialist with over 20 years’ experience in financial reporting and accounting, professional standards and ethics, audit and assurance, and learning and development.

With a proven ability to develop constructive, open relationships at all levels, Kevin’s objective is to deliver IFRS advisory solutions that align with his client’s business objectives.

Kevin was at the forefront of the adoption of IFRS in the early 2000’s and has served as partner and technical director at two large, multi-national audit and advisory firms for over 10 years before joining BDO.

Kevin regularly presents to clients and at professional conferences and industry workshops. He is co-presenter of a long-running workshop for Chartered Accountants Australia New Zealand focusing on Impairment and Fair Value Measurement for financial reporting.


  • IFRS interpretation and technical advice
  • Financial accounting and reporting
  • Financial statements and management reporting
  • IFRS advisory
  • IFRS compliance reviews
  • Audit & assurance
  • Professional standards
  • Learning and development


  • Education
  • Family business
  • Financial services
  • Food and agribusiness
  • Government and public sector
  • Health
  • Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure
  • International business
  • Listed companies
  • Manufacturing
  • Not-for-profit
  • Professional services
  • Real Estate & construction
  • Technology

Key assignments

  • Written accounting advice for outsourced, cloud-based data management system and lease funding arrangement in the public sector
  • Expert assignment with corporate finance to value and assess impairment of renewable energy technology
  • Develop accounting policy and assess carrying amount of trail commission asset and clawback provision for listed insurance provider
  • Structuring advice for private equity investor in aged care sector
  • Written accounting advice for service concession arrangement: grantor
  • Written accounting advice for grant funding agreements in the not-for-profit and public sectors
  • Accounting advice for reverse acquisition and acquisition of medical molecule by pharmaceutical company


  • Member, South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA)
  • Level 1 Organisational Coach, Institute of Executive Coaching and Leadership
  • Global Reporting Initiative G4 Certified
  • SROI Certified
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment


  • Affiliate, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand