2019 WINNERS AND FINALISTS

Winners
Finalists

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS WINNERS

Accountant (Boutique Firm)

Jeff Bell, BeLLCORP Accountants
Lauren Thiel, The Real Thiel

Audit

Simon Bramwell, KPMG
Matt Renouf, BDO ECP

Business Advisory

Mariam Riza, Wattleshire
Mace Turco, M2 Corporate

Corporate

Adam Philips, Bunnik Travel
Daniela Lunardi, Hireup

Management

Tom Murphy, Pitcher Partners
Brooke Gault, CFO One

Mergers & Acquisitions

Eric Sengstock, BDO
Scott Nicol, McGrathNicol

Multi-service

Zac Hayes, HA Accounting/The BWC
Cassie Liasides, Quill Group

New Accountant

Zandile Dube, Crowe
James Smith, McGrathNicol

Property

Meena Bebawy, Solution Accountants
Owen Lonergan, BDO

Public Accountant

Nick McPhillips, Highview Accounting & Financial
Ashley Tudo, Health and Life

Restructuring & Insolvency

Declan Lane, Worrells Solvency & Forensic Accountants
Emmanuel Hart, McGrathNicol

Specialist Consultant

Nick Tankard, Fullstack Advisory
Marcus Polovineo, HLB Mann Judd

Tax & Compliance

Nick McPhillips, Highview Accounting & Financial
Jordan Dillon, Montgomery Carey & Associates

Tech Innovator

Eric Nicol, Quill Group
Patrick Sargent, POP Tax

Wellness Advocate

Olivia Palfreyman, Palfreyman Chartered Accountants
Daniella Biagi, BDO

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS FINALISTS

Accountant (Boutique Firm)

Jeff Bell, BeLLCORP Accountants
Dion Findlay, Beveridge Carey Accountants
Chris Bakalian, BgBA Chartered Accountants
Zac Hayes, HA Accounting/The BWC
Jade Rein, Fishburn Gardner Accounting and Advisory Services
Joshua Buffett, Roberts & Cowling
Andrew Phelan, Liston Newton Advisory
Sheeja Kumar, Qualita Business Accounting
Lauren Thiel, The Real Thiel
Aref Ahmadi, UHY Haines Norton Adelaide

Audit

Jacob Sauer, Forsyths Chartered Accountants
Daniel Tai, Ax3 Partners
Ashleigh Phegan, PwC Australia
Simon Bramwell, KPMG
Manuel Barth, Deloitte
David Ganley, PwC Australia
Matt Renouf, BDO East Coast Partnership
Caitlin Connoley, BDO East Coast Partnership

Business Advisory

Ashley Phillips, HLB Mann Judd
Brent Ruddiman, Quantum Advisory
Fei Huang, PwC Australia
Joshua Navarro, Imagine Accounting
Mace Turco, M2 Corporate
Mariam Riza, Wattleshire
Mary Tran, Trover
Matthew Basham, Pitcher Partners
Michelle May Ratcliffe, CIB Accountants & Advisers
Zali Benson, PKF Gold Coast

Corporate

Adam Philips, Bunnik Travel Group
Daniela Lunardi, Hireup
Danielle Pegler, Newgate Farm
Garry Dukes, Miele Australia
Jerrhyd Hipolito, Liberty Builders
Kevin Sampath, Hudson

Management

Brooke Gault, CFO One
Manesh Bhudia, Alderton & Company
Nathan Sloane, Penrith Christian School
Tom Murphy, Pitcher Partners
Travers Bowles, Roberts & Cowling
Michael Trakhtman, Spiire Australia

Mergers & Acquisitions

Eric Sengstock, BDO
James Erskine, Deloitte
Natalie Tieck, HLB Mann Judd
Stephen Groves, Quinn M&A
Scott Nicol, McGrathNicol

Multi-service

Cassie Liasides, Quill Group
Chelsea Carter, Aintree Group
Elle Sweeney, Link Advisors
Fei Gu, BDO
Hani El-Rafei, Crunchlab
Izaak de Winter, Brick Financial
Kelly Walker, Sedley Koschel
Kayla Russell, Palfreyman Chartered Accountants
Nicole Sue Mei Soh, J&N Accountants
Zac Hayes, HA Accounting/The BWC

New Accountant

Evan Hocking, LMS Advisory
Rachel Freeman, HLB Mann Judd Sydney
Jonessa Binoya, TAC Australia
James Smith, McGrathNicol
Wendy Yong, POP Tax
Adam Cutler, McGrathNicol
Zandile Dube, Crowe
Justine Russell, Propeller Advisory
Eric Kurnadi, SMSFcentral
George Boyd, Newcastle Permanent Building Society

Property

Meena Bebawy, Solution Accountants
Owen Lonergan, BDO

Public Accountant

Ashley Tudo, Health and Life
Cam Cengiz, BDO
Daniel Tai, Ax3 Partners
Fei Gu, BDO
Izaak de Winter, Brick Financial
Laura Johnson, PLH Accountants
Nick McPhillips, Highview Accounting & Financial
Nicole Sue Mei Soh, J&N Accountants
Zac Hayes, HA Accounting/The BWC
Zoe Chesterton, Chesterton Accounting

Restructuring & Insolvency

Amber Andre, McGrathNicol
Brittney Kane, BDO
Declan Lane, Worrells Solvency & Forensic Accountants
Emmanuel Hart, McGrathNicol
Hayden Asper Jirsch Sutherland
James Schloss, BDO Business Restructuring
Magnus Howie, McGrathNicol
Peter Funston, KordaMentha

Specialist Consultant

Chelsea Carter, Aintree Group
Christian Verbi, Health and Life
Elena Jokic, BDO
Elinor Blom, PwC Australia
Emma Sullivan, MWM Advisory
Fei Gu, BDO
Mark Di Fabio, Health and Life
Marcus Polovineo, HLB Mann Judd
Nick Tankard, Fullstack Advisory
Natalie Tieck, HLB Mann Judd

Tax & Compliance

Audrey Chen, Nexia Australia
Anthony Tran, Koustas + Co
Ben Hailstone, Prosperity Advisers Group
Hayley Nixon, Walker Hill
Jordan Dillon, Montgomery Carey & Associates
Karishma Mehta, Porters CA
Marcus Polovineo, HLB Mann Judd
Natasha Clemente, Financial Management Corporation
Nick McPhillips, Highview Accounting & Financial
Salvatore Urbano, PwC Australia

Tech Innovator

Dan Osborne, CATS Accountants
Eric Nicol, Quill Group
Jackie Daggian, 360 Partners
Zhenyu (Johnny) Hao, Fortis Accounting Partners
Jonathan Markey, Health and Life
Lauren Bushby, Traction Financial
Mandi Kocaj, PwC Australia
Nick Tankard, Fullstack Advisory
Patrick Sargent, POP Tax
Shane Scott, illumin8

Wellness Advocate

Adam Galea, businessDEPOT
Daniella Biagi, BDO
Kayla Russell, Palfreyman Chartered Accountants
Matthew Pendleton, PwC Australia
Olivia Palfreyman, Palfreyman Chartered Accountants