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Chris Dexter, Partner

Director, Business & Private Client Advisory
Chris has 16 years’ experience in assisting private clients and large private family groups with all of their accounting and taxation requirements. He works with SMEs and Family business groups to create plans and strategies that adapt to each individual client. Chris brings a diverse background in accounting, advisory and financial services which allows him […]

Ian Kearney

Consulting Director, Tax
Ian has over 30 years’ experience in providing strategic tax solutions. He primarily acts for large, complex private groups and ASX listed entities and is recognised as a leading expert on Division 7A and the taxation of trusts. Ian has served on the Australian Tax Office (ATO) National Tax Liaison Group and also on the […]

Vincent Shi, Partner

Director, Business & Private Client Advisory
Based in the Brisbane office, Vincent provides unique advice on all areas of accounting, financing and taxation affairs both in Australia and overseas markets. For this, he was awarded the Middle-Manager of the Year Award 2014, by Accountants Daily. Vincent has over 12 years’ experience in providing accounting and taxation advice to the multinational and […]

Steve Allan, Partner

Director, Business & Private Client Advisory
Steve is a broadly experienced corporate accountant with strong credentials in developing infrastructure projects in the education sector. He advises private and public sector clients on a wide range of general corporate and commercial matters and mergers and acquisitions and has experience working within Australia, China and the Southeast Asian region. Steve specialises in establishing […]

Simon Tucker, Partner

Director, Tax
Since joining SW, Simon has become a trusted technical specialist, delivering innovative solutions in all areas of income tax law. Simon has an extraordinarily deep and broad technical knowledge and quickly understands, applies and retains complex legislation. Simon joined SW in 2007 following four and a half years working in the Australian Taxation Office (ATO). […]

Sharon Burke, Partner

Director, Business & Private Client Advisory
Sharon has more than 20 years’ experience providing tax and accounting services focusing on small to medium sized enterprises. Her clients are engaged in professional services, wholesale importing, not-for-profit organisations, IT, property development and investment. Sharon has developed expertise in providing outsourcing services for start-up companies, major property developers and the Australian subsidiaries of multinational […]

Matthew Oakey, Partner

Director, Business & Private Client Advisory
With over 20 years’ experience, Matt works with clients in partnership to meet their business, investment and family objectives. Matthew works with many of Australia’s largest philanthropic individuals. Matthew has built a successful career in providing business and tax advice to high net wealth family group and leads our Family Office team. Matthew is passionate […]

Leo Luan, Partner

Director, Tax
Leo has over 11 years’ experience in providing tax services to multinational and domestic businesses. Leo has extensive experience in Mergers & Acquisitions, tax structuring, consolidation and cross border financing etc. across a number of industries including natural resources, property and agriculture. He has acted for a wide range of clients including State owned Entities […]

James Ye, Partner

Director, Tax
James has over 15 years of tax related experience, specialising in providing tax consulting and compliance services to a wide range of clients in industries including real estate, agriculture, mining, renewable energy and consumer goods. He is fluent in Mandarin and has assisted many Mainland Chinese enterprises in investing into Australia. Prior to joining SW, […]

Daren McDonald, Partner

Director, Business & Private Client Advisory
Daren has over 30 years’ of experience providing accounting and tax solutions to his clients and is a leading advisor to the property industry. Daren’s experience includes: Providing advice to family owned and operated businesses Acting as executive director for companies, trustees and deceased estates Advising property developers on significant joint ventures Delivering tailored advice […]