Michael has been working in accounting and finance since he graduated from the University of Western Australia in 2004. Michael is an ASIC agent, tax agent and an authorised representative of Merlea Investments AFS License. He is well certified with a Diploma in Chartered Accounting, Diploma in Financial Planning, Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Financial Accounting, Investment Finance and Corporate Finance, and he is currently completing his Advanced Diploma in Self Managed Super Funds.
Michael has more than 10 years of experience working in both boutique and top tier accounting and financial planning practices. He started his career as a tax accountant before moving onto corporate finance providing restructuring advice and business solutions to listed companies. Michael’s knowledge of accounting includes business structures, board performance advisory, valuations, acquisitions and mergers advisory, tax, financial accounting, tax effect accounting, private enterprise and financial analysis.
More recently, Michael has been undertaking a financial adviser role providing technical financial planning and investment advice. This position included researching, recommending and implementing investment and acquisition strategies, proactive portfolio management, superannuation and SMSF’s, debt reduction strategies, retirement planning, and insurance. Importantly, Michael enjoys working with his clients to provide the best solutions for them. He aims to add value to his client’s ventures whether they be personal or business related.