Whakarautia - Pre Start-Up
I'd like to start a business
Te Uma - Business Nurture
I just started a new business
Whānaua - Business Growth
I'd like to grow my business
Ira brings to Crowe Horwath, and the diverse range of clients she works with, almost 20 years’ accounting experience. She works with people to help them establish, develop, manage and grow their business.
Ira immediately develops a good rapport with others, due to her open and friendly manner. She is able to quickly gain the confidence and trust of clients, so that they feel supported and able to ask all manner of business‑related questions.”
Ira has approximately 20 years’ experience providing accounting and business advisory services to a diverse range of industries. Ira is particularly passionate about Māori business, manufacturing, IT and risk management. Ira enjoys working closely with key stakeholders within organisations, to ensure that they make informed decisions for the short and long-term.
Over the years, Ira has used a variety of accounting packages, including: MYOB, Banklink, SAP, Xero, XPA and many others. Her experience is such that she can advise organisations on which software will best suit their specific business needs. Ira is a hardworking mother of three children. She is also a Trustee of the Anglican Insurance Board and a Trustee and Treasurer for Newton Central School.