Ernst & Young (E&Y) Australia revenue
has grown by 15% to $1.052bn in the 2011 fiscal year from $917m in

E&Y chief executive and area managing
partner Rob McLeod said there was strong growth across all service
lines, most notably a 29% growth in advisory. He added the 2011
revenue results included a 30% growth in government and a 20%
growth in resources services.

The firm also has a strong focus in the
financial services sector and has invested in the E&Y
Asia-Pacific Financial Services Organisation, which launched on 1
July 2011. The organisation combines the networks financial
services professionals across the region to deliver services to

Looking to the year ahead McLeod is optimistic
about growth in 2012 despite the ongoing market volatility.