About Evolv 2017-10-31T07:23:56+00:00

Our Evolution

Evolv’s history stretches back to 2006 as a specialist SMSF audit company that would form the basis for what was to come. In 2012 Evolv was born, a company determined to become the most revolutionary SMSF audit company in the country. Now performing nearly 10,000 audits a year, Evolv has built its reputation on the strength of its technological innovation, quality, efficiency and value. 

Evolv’s passionate team boasts some of the most experienced auditors in the country. Our suite of exclusive products – Black, White and Grey – deliver SMSF audits that are value-adds to your business. But our mission to be Australia’s most revolutionary audit company never stops – Evolv continues to collaborate with the SMSF audit industry as we strive to develop tools that evolve the way we all work.

Ron Phipps-Ellis

B.Com, CA, JP
Managing Director

Since 2005 Ron has been recognised as a trusted leader in super audits. He has redefined the way super audits are performed. Being a true believer in technology, he and the Director of Technology developed Evolv’s fully automated integrated super audit platform which ensures a high quality, efficient and value for money super audit. His previous career in audit, accounting and tax has facilitated his understanding of the needs of his fellow accountants, administrators and financial planners and through his extensive experience in the superannuation industry, he is responsible for directing Evolv to be one of the leading SMSF audit businesses in Australia.

Dana Kinghorn

Director
of Technology

Dana has over 12 years experience in the superannuation industry. Dana brings to Evolv a passion for utilising technology within the SMSF audit industry.

With her extensive business experience, she facilitated her understanding of in-depth business systems and processes. With this understanding and her combined extensive experience of superannuation and technology, it led her to jointly develop Evolv’s exclusive web-based super audit platform.

Arthur Favos

B.Com, CA, DipFS
Director of Superannuation

Arthur is a Chartered Accountant with over 25 years of experience in public practice. He has been involved with self-managed superannuation funds since 1989 and has extensive experience in dealing with the technical and compliance aspects of superannuation.

He sees the auditor as an important member of a partnership with the fund accountant ensuring the client receives service and superannuation advice of the highest quality.