Adrian Knight - Director
Adrian has extensive business, accounting and tax experience accumulated over nearly 20 years. His qualifications include completing a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) degree from Griffith University Gold Coast, as well achieving his professional qualifications by completing the Graduate Diploma ICAA.
He spent 10 years in Melbourne working for large CBD Accounting firms including BDO and Moore Stephens, extending his experience with an extensive and varied business and investor client base for which he was responsible.
Adrian's background and training has resulted in him attaining extremely strong tax expertise. He loves diversity and thus enjoys striving to get the best tax result for his varied client base of individuals, families, businesses and investors alike.
Not content with gaining the best tax outcome and asset protection strategies for his business clients, Adrian also has a very strong management accounting focus, working alongside business owners to maximise profit performance and develop business strategy. As a result he becomes a trusted business adviser through all phases of the business life cycle.
He has an incredible passion for all that he does, none more so than his work on tax advice and assistance, Investment structuring, business analysis, and profit improvement strategies.
Adrian, a Chartered Accountant, has for many years been a training facilitator for the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia, facilitating candidates with their study required to become a Chartered Accountant. He is regularly engaged by the Institute of Chartered Accountants to mark exams, which he has also done for many years.
Possibly as a result of his many years as a trainer, Adrian is known for putting his clients at ease and taking the time to explain financial issues in ways that assist understanding. It is this intense caring for his clients understanding and wellbeing, that has resulted in his client relationships standing the test of time, throughout his career.
His personal attributes comprise, sincerity, dedication, honesty and enthusiasm. His trademark is a fierce determination to get the absolute best result for his clients and a sincere passion for his work.