Who are Smarter Advisory & Accounting? Not your normal, boring accountants for a start! Apart from personal financial planning, we cover all things tax, accounting, financial planning and financial advising for small and growing businesses and individual clients, Australia-wide. Locally owned and operated in Victoria, we also have networks in New South Wales, Queensland and Western Australia. For services in business and personal tax, choose the accounting professionals and financial advisors with personality, and get in contact with the friendly and experienced team here at Smarter Advisory & Accounting.
Roger describes himself as an Anglo-German Kiwi-Aussie, who’s been shot at by Russians, rescued off of a cliff and fallen under a train (and survived). He started off life as a Mechanical Engineer, and suffered the long and slippery slope of: Mechanical Engineering > Cost Engineering > Cost Accounting > Management Accounting. He qualified as a CIMA member a long time ago and at 28 he was the senior financial manager in a major grain trading business in the City of London, then retiring to New Zealand at 30 to avoid moving to Geneva.
Buy him a beer and he’ll bore you comatose with simple lessons on how to turn ailing businesses around, how budgets are obsolete and how trend analysis is the key in business finances.
His hobbies include: Rock'n'Roll, gardening, wine and cooking (his favourite styles of cooking include: English, German, Mexican & Spanish Tapas).
Steve Nolan almost became a priest and he still has numerous family members within the Catholic Church. As well as being a superb accountant, he also is a member of a consortium, which owns a considerable number of pubs across the country. He is also a software explorer of the highest renown.
His hobbies include: Bad one-line jokes, keeping his wife amused, walking long, long hiking tracks and of course, wine.
Sultan and his whole family walked out of Afghanistan into Pakistan many years ago and were accepted through the Australian resettlement program. He speaks 13 languages and is enthusiastic about life. His hobbies include work!
Ben is originally from Beijing and he arrived in Australia as a fully qualified doctor, but converted to accounting once here. He specialises in virtual CFO work for a small client base and his hobbies include: food and his children.
Originally from a city near Shanghai, Leo set up a business with a series of Chinese massage parlours, but sold one to buy into this network. He has developed a vast network of clients through networking. Leo's hobbies include: his family, enjoying good company and good wine.
A CIMA / CPA from Sri Lanka, Inthi has developed a practise focused on high net worth professional clients. Inthi's hobbies centre around cooking for family and friends.
Mario has the loudest laugh in the network. He operates a specialty practise focused on turning tradies into millionaires through a career pathway that works. He is also a property developer and part owner of numerous small businesses. His hobbies centre around his 4 children.