Elliott Shadforth
Recent advances in technology provide creative solutions for wealth and asset managers in supporting operating models that add to the bottom line, rather than reduce it.

Elliott Shadforth

EY Asia-Pacific Wealth & Asset Management Sector Leader

Leader and educator in financial services. Avid amateur athlete. Proud husband and father of three.

Elliott is the EY Asia-Pacific Wealth & Asset Sector Management Leader and has been with EY for more than 20 years focusing on providing services to the Wealth & Asset Management industry. He has previously worked for EY member firms in Australia and the United States and is a member of the EY Global Wealth & Assessment Management executive committee.

Bringing a high level of experience, Elliott has industry knowledge from serving major financial institutions and investment funds in audit, internal control reviews, transaction support and advisory roles. He has experience across a broad spectrum of asset classes including private equity, real estate and infrastructure.

Elliott earned a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Technology, Sydney. He is a Senior Associate for the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA) and a Registered Company Auditor with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC).

Elliott is member of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAA) and Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA). Elliott is a member of the Hong Kong Education Committee of the Alternative Investment Management Association, having previously served on the Regulatory & Compliance Committee.

How Elliott is building a better working world

From tech-enabled innovation and new market entrants to intense cost pressures and expanding customer expectations, wealth and asset management firms will likely change more in the next five years than they have in the last 25 years. Elliott works with wealth and asset management firms to help get ahead of the curve to secure a promising future for the industry and improve financial well-being around the world.

Elliott is experienced in asking key questions about EY clients’ most complex problems, serious challenges and growth opportunities. This leads to, with the help of Elliott and his Wealth & Asset Management team, being able to answer those questions in ways that lead to bolder strategies, more efficient operations and stronger performance.

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