Marcus Henry


Marcus is the leader of the Wellington audit practice of EY. He is also the firm’s national audit Professional Practice Director, a role focused on audit quality and the practical application of audit, assurance and other professional standards. In this regard, he represents New Zealand in the Asia Pacific area.

Previous experience

Marcus has over 25 years' experience in providing assurance (audit) and advisory services to his clients in both New Zealand and the United Kingdom. He has advised a wide range of public and private sector clients in New Zealand and overseas including: large listed companies; small to medium-sized enterprises; central government agencies; local government entities; and charities and other not-for-profit entities (both large and small).


Marcus is a four year veteran of the New Zealand Financial Reporting Standards Board and is a regular speaker at EY client seminars. Marcus also spent a year in the commercial sector as chief financial officer of a $100m plus service enterprise. Marcus is a member of New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants and a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales and a registered auditor under the Auditor Regulation Act.


Marcus plays golf, football and enjoys tramping and the outdoors generally.