PKF Australia

Accountants and Business Advisers

Brad Tonks

Brad Tonks


Professional Experience

Brad is a Partner and the Business Unit Leader of our Business Recovery and Insolvency team, based in our Sydney office.

He has more than 20 years of experience in corporate and personal insolvency matters, covering a broad range of industry sectors.

During this time Brad has managed a large variety of external administrations and turnaround assignments, including complex Receiverships, Voluntary Administrations, Liquidations, Bankruptcies and Personal Insolvency Agreements.

Brad regularly presents to various stakeholder groups and also consults to financiers, government bodies, directors and creditors on insolvency related issues.

Brad has expertise in providing security appraisals, compliance audits, and implementing exit strategies where required.

His areas of specialisation include Restructuring and Business Turnaround, Corporate Insolvency, Personal Insolvency and Bankruptcy, Section 66G Appointments and other forms of external administration. 

Some of his major assignments have included:

  • Monitoring customers' trading activities on behalf of financiers and reporting on compliance issues under various facilities.
  • Winding up financial services businesses including those on AFSL.
  • Coordinating the winding up and sale of a national education provider and liaising with the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) in relation to the transmission of more than 1,000 students.
  • Detailed investigations, public examinations and recovery actions under a range of insolvency administrations, including Bankrupt Estates.

Brad is a Liquidator and Registered Trustee, a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ), and also a Member of the Australian Restructuring and Turnaround Association (ARITA).

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