Brendan is the principal of Scott & Co Accountants, and has been assisting small-to-medium sized businesses with all of their accounting and taxation needs for over 20 years.
While undertaking a Bachelor of Commerce with Accounting major, Brendan worked in the banking and finance sector as a part-time tax consultant. He completed his qualifications and was registered as a tax agent and a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) in 2001.
Brendan formed BJ Smith & Co, before amalgamating that business with Scott & Co in 2009.
He has a specific interest in accounting systems, and has been a certified consultant for MYOB and now Xero.
Sharma has over 20 years of experience in professional practice, 14 of which were with KPMG Sydney.
Holding a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Accounting and Financial Management, Sharma is a public practice member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and New Zealand, and is also a Registered Company Auditor.
With a wide experience across a number of industries including registered clubs, hospitality, retail, manufacturing and distribution and fast moving consumer goods, and not-for-profit organisations, Sharma has great experience and knowledge to help our clients’ businesses.
Stuart is a Certified Financial Planner with more than 14 years’ experience of advising clients and building wealth growth strategies for them.
Stuart has particular skill and knowledge in the area of pre- and post-retirement planning and has now established Scott & Co Wealth Management, the Financial Planning arm of Scott & Co Accounting.
Stuart holds tertiary qualifications from Deakin University, Securities Institute and the Independent Centre for Financial Planning.