BBus CA / Director
Fab has over 20 years’ experience in roles as an Accountant, Manager and Partner in business consulting, audit and taxation services including a role as Senior Manager in a specialist motor dealer division of a well known second tier accounting practice. During this time, Fab has worked with private and family owned businesses providing advice with regard to asset protection and taxation structuring, succession planning, taxation management and planning and business owner profit improvement. Fab works to effectively communicate with clients to identify their critical objectives and tailor services that they require and value.
Fab loves watching a game of cricket and travelling. Over the past few years, Fab has had the opportunity to combine travel and cricket by heading over to England for the Ashes in 2015. He is still an active social member of the Bulleen Cricket Club in the Eastern Cricket Association, where he played for over 20 years.
Fab is a keen runner and enjoys staying in shape, which has culminated in him running the Gold Coast Marathon in 2016 & 2017. When he is not out running or watching a game of local cricket, he is busy spending time with his young family.
BBus CPA / Director
Greg has worked in small and large national accountancy practices throughout his career spanning in excess of 30 years. Advising through the cut & thrust of business has forged Greg’s empathy for SME business owners. With particular strengths in commercial matters, business valuations Greg has advised on many SME merger and acquisition transactions. With his common sense and plain English style Greg is well placed to advise business owners on achieving their ultimate goals.
Greg has a particular strength in advising Real Estate Agents having worked with large and small Franchise Groups, National Groups and Independent Agencies, there isn’t much that Greg hasn’t seen over the past 25 years in this industry.
Outside of work Greg is happily married with a daughter and son who provide solace for his long suffering affiliation to the Carlton Football Club. Greg additionally is still active in local sport playing cricket with East Doncaster and North Balwyn while in footy season supporting VAFA club Whitefriars. When the swells up Greg is well known for his professionalism in convening board meetings with fellow Director Michael Smith and a band of external consultants!
BBus CA / Director
Michael has been in the accounting game for 3 decades and is a Chartered Accountant and Fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia. Specialising in the provision of business & taxation advice to SMEs, Michael has a particular bent for music and entertainment, start-ups and assisting in family law matters. He also sits on the Board of a number of Companies including an ASX listed junior explorer in the resources sector.
In his spare time, when not keeping a watchful eye on his three daughters, Michael can be found supporting Collingwood and Balwyn Football Clubs during the winter months and chasing a wave on the east coast during the summer months.
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