Manager and Supervisor

Andrew Watson
B.COM CA / Manager
Andy has been a part of the Smith Feutrill team (and predecessor firms) since January 2007, and began his career whilst studying at Deakin University, completing his Commerce Degree. He is a Chartered Accountant, particularly focusing on working closely with clients, offering business support, structuring and taxation advisory. Specifically, Andy’s industry specialties include Property Investment/Development, Financial Services, and Recruitment. However, he also services many other clients, providing insightful advice, from other varying industries. Furthermore, Andy is a registered Financial Adviser, and works closely with other advisers and brokers, to provide a holistic service for his clientele. Away from work, Andy is a keen basketballer, amateur golfer and food critic, passionately supports the Bombers in AFL, and keeps his hands full playing with his two miniature sausage dogs, Hamish and Snickers.
Damien Loh
B.BUS CA / Manager
Damien joined Smith Feutrill in November 2012 as a cadet whilst completing a Bachelor of Business at Monash University. Damien is a Chartered Accountant and was promoted to Manager in August 2020
Ed Beasley
B.COM / Supervisor
Ed joined Smith Feutrill from a small firm in July 2018 and is currently completing his CA. Ed has a Commerce degree from Deakin University majoring in Accounting. Away from work Ed is a keen surfer and spends most of his weekends down the coast when he is not playing football for the Old Trinity Grammarians.
Greg Power
Greg has been a part of the Smith Feutrill team since 2005, with a brief hiatus from July 2017 to December 2019. Greg is a qualified CPA and holds a Commerce Degree from Monash University majoring in Accounting and Finance. Away from the office, Greg enjoys spending quality time with his three young children and is waiting for the day when the Hawthorn Hawks become a powerhouse again.
Helen Zitis
BM BA CPA / Manager
Helen is a CPA and manager with over 20 years experience in the accounting industry. Working with a large range of clients, predominately with small businesses, Helen has a broad knowledge of compliance accounting and taxation, as well as advisory services.
James Sadowski
James joined Smith Feutrill in October 2020. James is a CPA with over 10 years experience within the accounting industry, working on a wide range of clients. James loves numbers and the diversity accounting provides. On the weekend you will find James enjoying a game of footy, or teaching himself another song on guitar.
Kris Necovski
B.BUS CPA / Manager

Kris has been part of the Smith Feutrill team (including predecessor firms) for nearly 20 years. Over his career, Kris has assisted a client base of varying sizes, structures and industries in all areas of accounting and tax compliance. In addition, he has significant experience in advising clients on structuring, restructuring, asset acquisitions and disposals, succession, cash flow, forecasting, due diligence and property development. Kris is well known in the accommodation industry, with over a decade of experience assisting clients who are members and franchisees of a nationally recognised brand. Kris is a fully qualified CPA, registered tax agent and holds a Certificate of Public Practice. Away from work, Kris’ time is split between football (Collingwood) and his family, including 2 young boys.

Leanne Necovski
B.BUS CA / Manager
Leanne is a Chartered Accountant who joined Smith Feutrill and predecessor firms in 2007. Leanne is a dedicated team member who demonstrates strong technical abilities and is committed to developing strong client relationships. Leanne was promoted to Manager in August 2015.
Linda Dimoski
B.BUS CPA / Manager
Linda joined Smith Feutrill in January 2010 taking a year off studying a Bachelor of Business (Accounting/Banking and Finance) at Victoria University to gain some full-time work experience relevant to her study. Linda recently completed the CPA Program and was promoted to Senior Accountant in July 2014 and Supervisor in August 2016.
Pete Bennett
B.BUS CA / Manager
Pete is a Chartered Accountant and Senior Manager with over 30 years experience working with mid tier accounting firms. His specialties include Superannuation, taxation issues and salary packaging. Pete looks after many and varied clients and often works with larger corporate clients including Australian Subsidiaries of Foreign owned Companies. A passionate supporter of the Richmond Football Club, Pete loves to travel and spend time at the beach and on the golf course while away from work.
Sarah Carroll
General Manager – Operations

Sarah has over 20 years’ of work experience in various senior operational and Project Manager positions. These roles have spanned a range of diverse industries (IT, Technology and Construction) and have included both public and private companies in addition to Government. During this time, Sarah has navigated highly complex challenges by established and building high performance teams, and introducing best practice methodologies in order to achieve success. Sarah brings a sharp focus, collegiality and collaborative approach to the operations within Smith Feutrill to ensure our clients receive the greatest level of service possible. In her free time, Sarah is quite the card shark, a keen traveller and loves spending time with her young family.

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