Luke Sayers

Chief Executive Officer of PwC Australia and Vice Chairman, PwC Asia Pacific, PwC Australia

Luke Sayers is the Chief Executive Officer of PwC Australia and Vice Chairman for PwC Asia Pacific.

Across the region, PwC has operations in 157 countries, and more than 195,000 staff working with global, Asian and Australian businesses, governments, high net worth individuals and entrepreneurs to help them grow and realise their potential.  

In Australia, PwC is the largest professional services firm with over 6,500 staff and revenues of $1.8 billion.  Luke leads a team of more than 500 partners who are focused on helping Australian businesses solve their biggest problems and adapt and grow in an ever changing world.

Under Luke’s leadership, PwC Australia is focused on using the collective expertise of the firm to help address important national issues such as tax reform, Australia’s engagement with Asia and how we can continue to innovate and thrive as a nation.

Luke joined the firm in 1991, initially working with clients in the information communications industry.  He has been a Global Relationship Partner for some of the firm’s largest clients and lived in Washington DC for five years before returning to Australia in 2001. Luke has been a Member of the Australian leadership team since 2004.  He was the Tax and Legal Business Leader for four years, the Markets Leader from 2008 and he was appointed National Managing Partner in 2010.  Luke commenced as Chief Executive Officer in April 2012.

In addition to his work at PwC, Luke has long term commitments to community organisations and external Boards.  He is currently on the Board of the Carlton Football Club and chairs the Melbourne Chapter of the Australian Business and Community Network (ABCN) as well as not-for-profit organisation e.motion21.  He is also a member of Monash University's Industry Council of Advisors (MICA), the Genazzano FCJ College Council, and is a member of the Victorian Branch of the Male Champions of Change.

Luke lives in Melbourne with his wife Cate and four daughters.