Advisory Team (Accounting, Taxation & Business)
Chris D'Souza (CA, RTA ) - Business Advisory
Chris is a Chartered Accountant & Registered Tax Agent.
He has worked as a Financial Controller in Industry and as a Senior Manager in Tax and Business Services.
He has over 20 years of experience, specialising in the areas of tax consultancy and business advisory.
Chris' aim is to provide a complete Tax, Business and Accounting services package to his clients so that they can focus on their Core Business.
He has delivered consultancy advice to a wide range of corporate businesses across a number of industries, including Property Management, Retail, Medical, Manufacturing and Financial Services.
Timothy Hayes (CPA) - Sr. Accountant & Tax
Tim has a Master of Business (Accounting) from QUT.
Having worked for 8 years in both small and mid-tier accounting practices, Tim has built experience on a wide range of tax matters, allowing him to provide holistic accounting and tax advice to clients. His experience covers a breadth of areas including taxation, capital gains tax and goods & services tax issues.
Timothy has managed a diverse range of clients across a number of industries including building and construction, mining services, equipment hire, transport & logistics, real estate and professional practices including legal, medical and physiotherapy.
Mark Rodrigues - Accounting, Tax & Web Consultant
Mark started his early career designing & managing websites whilst still in University studying Commerce & IT in Mumbai, India.
He’s worked with Prudential Insurance as an Insurance Administrator before moving to Melbourne, Australia where he pursued a Masters qualification in Accounting at Deakin University
At Deakin he’s been a leading student mentor & association board member for 4 semesters. He’s gained valuable retail skills working in Officeworks whilst achieving his Master Degree.
He progressed his career with LeasePlan as an Accounts & Settlement Analyst before moving to Brisbane and commencing his journey in Tax.
Working with ITP & WHC he’s had exposure to a diverse clientele ranging from the average Joe to High Wealth Individuals.
As an Accountant, Tax Professional, Web Designer & Business Services Coordinator Mark brings to the table a unique all-rounder skillset that helps our clients turn their conceptual ideas into a profitable business.
Peter Atherton - Jr. Accountant
Peter joined ALSE after completing a Masters in Accounting at Swinburne University, Melbourne. Following his graduation
He is looking forward to commencing his study towards CPA qualification and building on the skills and knowledge he has developed.
Away from work Peter enjoys football and spending time with friends.
Elizabeth Wright - Bookkeeper
Liz has been involved in the bookkeeping industry since 2009. In addition to consulting with ALSE, Liz independently runs a successful bookkeeping business for over 6 years.
Liz is a registered BAS agent with the Tax Practitioners Board and a member of the Australian Bookkeepers Network. She is committed to providing quality bookkeeping services that both her clients and their accountants can rely on.
Liz believes through systems, processes and education she can assist all clients to better understand their business's financial position whilst allowing them time to work on their business rather than on their accounts.
Hefner Edgar - Web Designer, Print & ePublisher
Since 2000 Hef Designer has been creating complete Marketing & Advertising Solutions across Brand, Web, Print, Advertising, Photography & Presentation collaterals. He has rendered personalised designs and unique digital creativity across a wide spectrum of Australian industries:
- Delivering customised Graphic & Web Designing for West Australian Engineering & Mining, the South Australian Government, as well as Retail & Hospitality Clients in WA.
- Compiling rich animated multimedia‐content on huge LED/LCD kiosk‐screens installed in various public precincts across South Australia for SA Retail Advertising.
He has an additional 6 years experience Web Designing for various Global IT Multinational companies (CMMLevel 6/ISO certified); including rendering eLearning CBT for a US based Client listed in the top 100 for 'Forbes Fortune 500 Organisations'.
Hefner specialises in creative & personalised designs in the following areas:
- Branding Publications
- Responsive Websites
- Strategic Advertising
- Social Media Marketing
- Proposals & Presentations &
- Event Collaterals
Rachel Hackett - SEO Expert
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Amit Erandole - Web Application
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Nathan Kinnersley - Web Development
Nathan started his IT career in E-Learning in the early 2000's honing his skills in interface design and interaction design. Nathan then turned his hand to developing websites and mobile apps, e-commerce sites and web applications.
This function is largely outsourced to partner contractors.
You as a client benefit from our group discount pricing which is lower than market rates.