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    Roderick Thyer Director

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    Roderick Thyer Director

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    Expertise

    Rod has acted for many years for clients in the small business sectors and for many organisations in the not-for-profit sector. Rod currently acts on a number of not-for-profit boards.

    Qualifications

    Chartered Taxation Advisor
    Graduate Diploma in Chartered Accounting
    Certified Practicing Accountant
    Bachelor of Economics (University of Sydney)
    Bachelor of Arts (Macquarie University)
    Background

    Rod is a Chartered Accountant and has been a principal of the firm since 1985. He commenced his career as a cadet accountant with Coopers & Lybrand Chartered Accountants in 1970 and in 1983 he commenced his own practice under the name of R G Thyer and Co.

    Memberships

    Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA)
    CPA Australia

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    Stephen French Director

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    Stephen French Director

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    Stephen offers high level technical advice for small to medium sized entities including taxation and business mentoring. Stephen has a particular interest in the area of superannuation reporting and compliance for SMSF. Stephen often travels to Thailand to present taxation planning issues to Australian expats.

    Qualifications

    Certified Practicing Accountant
    Bachelor of of Business (Charles Sturt University)
    Background

    Stephen joined the firm in 1999 as a Senior Manager and in 2000 became a principal. Prior to joining the firm he was a Senior Accountant with Bell Accountancy Partners Chartered Accountants for ten years and also held a position as an Investment Accountant in the finance industry.

    Memberships

    CPA Australia

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    Dean Sammut Director

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    Dean Sammut Director

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    Dean’s specialties include specialist tax advisory and consulting, business advisory, international tax and effective structuring. An enthusiastic member of the team, Dean has an interest in start-up businesses and entrepreneurs, helping them succeed in their ventures.

    His many achievements include helping a start-up business reach the Top 40 status in their industry by implementing specialised accounting software, managing profit margins and costing’s. Dean is a cloud accounting specialist and can advise clients on which package will work for their business needs – whether it be Xero, MYOB or QuickBooks. You will find Dean at entrepreneur conferences and seminars across Sydney.

    Qualifications

    Chartered Accountant
    Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) (University of Notre Dame Australia)
    Background

    Starting his career in 2005 working in a commercial property development firm, Dean has gone on to work extensively in top Sydney and international accounting firms at supervisory and manager level providing tax advice to Australian and multinational businesses and high net wealth individuals.

    Dean started working with MMT Accountants + Advisers in 2014 and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants In Australia and is working towards finalising his Chartered Taxation Advisor (CTA) qualification with the Tax Institute of Australia.

    Memberships

    Chartered Accountants Australia + New Zealand

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    James Efstratiou Associate

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    James Efstratiou Associate

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    James has over 5 years’ experience in Financial and Management Accounting and the Tax Industry.
    He ensures clients whether individual or companies are efficiently operating by compiling and analysing account information to improve systems and procedures to initiate corrective action.
    He maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
    James oversees customer account management, identifying new business opportunities amongst existing clients, including negotiating contracts and agreements to maximise profits.

    Qualifications

    • Graduate Diploma in Chartered Accounting
    • Bachelor of Business (Accounting & Finance) (University of Technology Sydney)

    Background

    James started his career at Plus Partners in 2014 as a Graduate Accountant and has progressed to Senior Accountant at MMT Accountants + Advisers in 2018.
    He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.

    Memberships

    Chartered Accountants Australia + New Zealand

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    Tim Mattison Associate

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    Tim Mattison Associate

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    Tim has over 5 years’ experience in the accounting and tax industry. Tim is enthusiastic on helping small business succeed in their ventures.
    He specialises in the implementation and ongoing support of cloud accounting software for many of the firm’s clients and advises which products will suit their needs.

    Qualifications

    • Chartered Accountant
    • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) (University of Wollongong)

    Background
    Tim started his career with MMT Accountants + Advisers in 2014 and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.
    Memberships

    • Membership with Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand
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    Irene Foundoukakis Senior Accountant

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    Irene Foundoukakis Senior Accountant

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    Irene specialises in the accounting and tax industry. She understands the goals and priorities of the industry and company’s product and services.
    This is done by nurturing client relationships and going the extra mile to foster an environment that values clients.
    She is sensitive to industry shifts and business trends, actively identifying new areas of growth to pursue those opportunities.

    Irene also speaks fluent Greek and is able to assist Greek expats with their taxation affairs in Australia.

    Background

    Irene started a career in Business Services and Taxation in 2013 working for top Accounting firms in Sydney CBD working with SME’s and high net wealth individuals. Irene is a provisional member with Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand.

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    Sally Jia Senior Accountant

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    Sally Jia Senior Accountant

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    As a qualified CPA with more than 10 years of experience in tax accounting and 10 years of management accounting, Sally is able to provide family businesses and individuals with the good financial management – accounting and taxation. Sally has over 10 years commercial experience in China and can assist Chinese clients in setting up and running businesses in Australia. Sally has experience across all entities from small to medium entities, self-managed superannuation funds to financial reporting for regulated entities.

    Qualifications

    • Master of Accountancy (Charles Sturt University)
    • Certified Practicing Accountant

    Background

    Working as a commercial accountant in China for 10 years before migrating to Australia. Sally has been with MMT since 2003, providing accounting and taxation servicse for Individuals, Partnership, Trusts, Companies and Self-Managed Superannuation Funds.

    Memberships

    • CPA Australia
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    Tanya Bain Senior Accountant

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    Tanya Bain Senior Accountant

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    Tanya has over 8 years’ experience in the accounting and tax industry. Tanya specialises in taxation, accounting, audit and GST reporting across all entities including self-managed superannuation funds.

    Qualifications

    • Certified Practicing Accountant
    • Bachelor of Business (Accounting) (University of Western Sydney)

    Background

    Tanya started her career with MMT Accountants + Advisers in December 2005 as a graduate from the University of Western Sydney and holds membership to CPA Australia.

    Memberships

    • CPA Australia
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    Alison Scott Practice Manager

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    Alison Scott Practice Manager

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    Alison has a diverse role at MMT as the head of administration including all IT matters, ASIC corporate secretarial affairs and accounts payable and receivable. Alison works hard behind the scenes to ensure the office is running smoothly.

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor of Arts (Communications) – University of Wollongong

    Background

    Alison joined MMT Partners in June 2005 and worked as Receptionist/Office Administrator for Robert Miner & Associates prior to their takeover by MMT Accountants + Advisers.

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    Antonella Florimo Client Services Coordinator

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    Antonella Florimo Client Services Coordinator

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    Antonella is an integral part of the administration team at MMT Partners. She is often the first point of contact for clients and is a valued member by clients and the team alike.

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    Kerry Rozos People + Culture

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    Kerry Rozos People + Culture

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