Annette Kimmitt

Office Managing Partner, Victoria

Annette leads a team of more than 120 Partners and 1,600 staff and is responsible for the firm’s go-to-market and client service strategies in Melbourne, as well as its involvement in the broader Melbourne community. In addition to her role as Melbourne Managing Partner, Annette is the Lead Partner for the firm’s Victorian Government practice.

Previous experience

With more than 27 years professional and commercial experience, Annette has spent the past seven years leading various practice groups and businesses within EY to implement strategic and transformational change.

Annette is a founding developer of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). She is highly regarded globally for her deep technical skills and her commercial understanding of clients' issues.


Annette sits on the Boards of Airservices Australia, the Committee for Melbourne, the Melbourne Business School and Victoria University Foundation. She is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and was also previously the Victorian Chairman of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.