The Audit Office of NSW Joins a Range of Local and International Government Agencies Investing in Elite Solutions

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 29, 2013 – Thomson Reuters Elite today announced The Audit Office of NSW is replacing a range of legacy applications with Thomson Reuters Elite’s Enterprise Business Management System (EBMS), a platform developed to deliver an integrated solution across multiple business functions. Specifically, The Audit Office has invested in 3E and Engage, two core modules within the EBMS delivering financial and practice management, as well as project management. The Audit Office is a statutory authority, established under the Public Finance and Audit Act 1983 that conducts audits for the Auditor-General. The Auditor-General helps parliament hold government accountable for its use of public resources.

“The Audit Office has invested in more efficient business systems to ensure we offer the highest levels of support to government,” said Louise Mooney, assistant auditor-general, The Audit Office of NSW. “Having reviewed a range of systems both within the financial industry and across the professional services vertical, our evaluation presented a definitive choice. Elite’s Enterprise Business Management Solution delivers the functionality we need to be more productive today, and also provides a level of flexibility that will ensure business agility into the future as new business requirements emerge.”

Cary Burch, president of Thomson Reuters Elite commented, “It is encouraging to see significant new business in the Asia-Pacific region from beyond our core legal market vertical. Our growth in the professional services space globally is due to the flexible nature of our application and our global best practices for solutions deployment. We are very pleased that The Audit Office has joined our expanding list of leading Australian government agencies and look forward to helping their business thrive in today’s more competitive professional services environment.”

Elite’s Enterprise Business Management Solution (EBMS) offers powerful core financial and practice management features, engagement management, document and matter management functions delivered with built-in application development capabilities. Elite’s EBMS provides a full suite of capabilities that allows staff to easily track and manage activity on a multi-office, global scale.

About the Audit Office
The Audit Office of New South Wales is the independent auditor of the New South Wales public sector, helping to keep the government accountable for its use of public money. The Audit Office works independently from government, reporting findings directly to parliament and making recommendations for improvements in public sector administration. The Audit Office plays a significant role in the accounting and auditing profession in Australia. For more information, visit the Audit Office.

Elite is the leading global provider of an end-to-end enterprise business management solution, which allows law firms and professional services organizations to run all operational aspects of their firms, including business development, risk management, client and matter management, and financial management. For more information, visit Elite.