Richard Keany

Richard W Keany

EY Oceania Performance Improvement Finance Leader

Transformational leader in finance and global business services. Passionate about working with EY clients and people to drive sustainable business outcomes. Inclusive leader. Husband. Dad. Cyclist.

Areas of focus Finance Advisory Automation
Office Melbourne

Richard is the EY Oceania Performance Improvement Finance Leader. He has a wealth of experience supporting business leaders to transform their back-office activities to improve their cost base and outcomes.

Focusing on large scale business transformations and strategic project execution, he has led a number of finance transformations, shared services, outsourcing, offshoring, IT system enablement, and cost optimisation programs.

Prior to his current role, Richard was EY ASEAN Advisory Markets Leader, EY ASEAN Finance Performance Improvement Leader and EY ASEAN Power & Utilities Leader. He has worked extensively overseas including more than four years in South East Asia.

Richard earned an Executive MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management and a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Flinders University.

How Richard is building a better working world

“Through my work I focus on providing outcomes that help enable businesses to succeed, helping them to contribute more broadly in their communities.”   

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