Brewer Morris acquires Signature Consulting

Sig Consulting

Brewer Morris is thrilled to announce the acquisition of chartered accounting recruitment firm Signature Consulting, welcoming Steve Cole and Edward Burgess to the specialist recruitment consultancy.

Cole began Signature Consulting in 2009 with a passion to combine the knowledge, reach and expertise of a large corporate recruitment firm with the delivery and care of a niche boutique recruitment firm, an approach which is also shared by Brewer Morris.

”I am really excited to join The SR Group and lead the Brewer Morris brand in Australia,” Cole said of the move.

“In a market where the war on quality accounting talent is getting more and more competitive for our clients, we now have the opportunity to leverage the global reach of The SR Group to source the very best talent across Tax, Business Advisory, Audit, Insolvency & Restructuring, Corporate Finance, Advisory and Consulting for our clients,” he concluded.

Cole joins the business as Head of Brewer Morris Australia and will focus on the recruitment of Associate Director up to Partner within chartered accounting and tax. Under the guidance of Cole is Senior Consultant, Burgess who will focus on the recruitment of Accountants to Managers in the Big Four, mid-tier and boutique accounting firms

“I am delighted to welcome Steve and Ed to the firm,” said Mark Pryor, Head of The SR Group in Australia. “Steve’s deep understanding of the industry his entrepreneurial spirit means he is an excellent fit to expand the Australian footprint of Brewer Morris.”


Steve Cole, Head of Brewer Morris, Australia

Brewer Morris


Edward Burgess, Senior Consultant

Brewer Morris