Janine Combrinck, Director

Executive Summary

Janine has over 17 years of experience in providing audit and assurance services to the public sector, covering all types of NHS, local government and central government organisations. At BDO, Janine leads the external audit team for a variety of public sector clients, including a unitary authority, three district councils, four clinical commissioning groups, an NHS trust and two executive agencies of the Ministry of Justice.

Janine is BDO's representative at NHS technical network meetings with the National Audit Office and other audit firms. She takes a lead in ensuring that partners and staff working on public sector audits receive sector-specific technical update training and regularly presents to clients on emerging issues. Janine is also involved in ensuring that the firms' assurance approach is appropriately tailored for the public sector.

Janine has extensive experience in carrying out use of resources and value for money studies. This includes financial, performance and risk management, data quality assessments and governance reviews.

In addition to her audit experience, Janine has extensive experience in managing assurance engagements for local authority and central government grant claims.