SOLUTION FOCUSED ACCOUNTING

Some businesses think that getting the help of their local accountant is all they need. But we’re not just your nearby street corner accountant, we’re so much more.

Not every accountancy firm can offer you the experience and knowledge we can, or the diversity of skills and global exposure, or the invaluable business advisory service we do.

We don’t even need to be based in the same city as you to work together, because our technology allows us to assist you no matter how geographically distant or remote you are. In fact we have many clients based in regional areas and in mining towns.

Our clients come to us from all walks of life and industries, which means we have proven experience tackling all sorts of situations. We work with all scales of businesses, from sole traders, to mum’n’dad businesses, through to companies with a net worth in the range of $25 million.

Our client list ranges from medical professionals, to tradespeople, mining executives and owners, IT professionals, media and communications, to property investors, developers and mortgage consultants. And that’s only getting started. So you see, we are multi-faceted, our clients’ cases are diverse, and what we offer is invaluable.

We help you with accounting and advice at every phase of your business journey. We are CPA-qualified and Chartered Accountants. From business start up to business close down, business strengthen and expand, to steady growth and staying on top. The ultimate end goal is that we help make your life easier and financially happier.

SEE OUR EXTRAORDINARY TEAM!

JAYNESH GOUNDER

DIRECTOR
CA BBus Dip Fin Planning

Not only does Jay appreciate the challenges of operating and managing Agilis, he also enjoys providing suitable advice to clients and seeing them succeed in their businesses and personal lives.

Jay provides business structure and advice, ongoing business management, business improvement and cash flow analysis, superannuation and structure advice, and research and development advice.

BERT GIRLE

DIRECTOR
B Bus, Grad Dip Mgmt, Grad Dip Fin Pln, FCPA, AAIM

Agilis director Bert Girle has a wealth of experience and knowledge in taxation planning and business structure advice. He has 35 years of accounting experience, ranging from mining companies – Queensland Alumina, Ok Tedi Mining Papua New Guinea and Mt Leyshon Gold Mines – to the private education sector, and then into private practice working with all business sizes.

PETER GEE

GENERAL MANAGER
B.Bus (Marketing)

Peter joined Agilis Accountants & Advisors in 2016 as Chief Marketing & Technology officer after successful stints as Head of Marketing with Mortgage Choice and Super Retail Group.

Previous to this, he ran a successful digital agency and founded a successful comparison website which still attracts over 40,000 Australian’s every month.

CHRIS KANG

ASSOCIATE
B.Com, CPA

From the high streets of New York, to the bustle of Seoul, and on to the leafy pavements of The Gap in Brisbane, globetrotter Chris knows no geographical boundaries when it comes to offering the best accounting service for his clients.

Graduating from Griffith University in 2008 with a Bachelor of Commerce with Accounting major, in 2008 Chris became CPA-qualified.

Prior to joining Agilis, Chris had mostly worked with small to medium-sized enterprises, providing the highest standards of tax and accounting services to a diverse range of clients in various business areas.

CARMELA LARME

TAX MANAGER
CA CTA B.Bus (Accy)

Carmela Larme is a qualified Chartered Accountant and brings extensive tax and business services experience to Agilis. For over 15 years, she has been advising and assisting small and large businesses across a range of industries. She has strong professional and technical skills gained from working in mid-tier and top tier accounting, and law firms.

Carmela can assist with all tax matters and is known to provide successful solutions and outcomes. The tax areas include CGT, Small Business Tax Concessions, Tax residency, Estate Matters, ATO negotiations and Private Rulings. 

ANU BINDAL

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT
B.Bus (Accy), CPA

Anu joined Agilis in 2017 and is a CPA with over 5 year’s experience in public practice specialising in tax and business services along with Self-managed superannuation fund administration and compliance of varied portfolios. Anu specialises in client management along with understanding complex financial and family business structures issues to provide responsive advice ranging from small to medium sized businesses.

Through regular client contact he helps clients understand their overall business and tax position by providing software training, support and tax planning.

JUN WANG

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT
B.Com (Accy), M.Bus (Applied Finance), CPA

Jun is one of our Senior Accountants with over 5 years experience in Public Practice, working with small to medium size businesses and is highly regarded at the firm for his intimate taxation knowledge, and a hands on, “can do” approach.

NISHAN FERNANDO

ACCOUNTING & BOOKKEEPING SPECIALIST
B.Bus (Accy)

Nishan enjoys reporting financial transactions accurately based on correct theory and using accounting software programs like BankLink, Xero and MYOB. He thrives on using the data from these programs to prepare Business Activity Statements (BAS) and financial statements.

With the skills to prepare individual, trust and company tax returns, Nishan thoroughly applies proper taxation rules and uses relevant information and understanding for each and every client scenario.

DANIEL KIM

INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTANT

Daniel joined team Agilis in 2014 as a graduate accountant, after graduating from QUT in 2012 with Bachelor of Business, majoring Accountancy (Finance minor) with distinction and he is currently undertaking CPA courses to be a qualified accountant.

Since joining the firm, he has been exposed to diverse clients, ranging from high-net-wealth individuals to small-to-medium sized business with a direct guidance from seniors/partners, which helped him broaden both technical and soft skills.

JASON YAN

INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTANT
BBus (Accy)

Jason enjoys preparing individual, trust and company tax returns for clients. With the great experience of preparing tax returns, it has helped Jason to have deep understanding of taxation rules. As a result, he can apply relevant information to specific client case to ensure maximum tax benefit for them.

Born and raised in China, Jason moved to Brisbane for study in 2010. He graduated from Queensland University of Technology in 2009 with a Bachelor of Business, majoring in Accountancy. Then he completed the Master of Commerce at University of Queensland, majoring in Applied Finance in 2013.

VIJAYTA GOUNDER

CORPORATE SECRETARIAL & EQUIPMENT SERVICES MANAGER

12 years of experience in the banking sector has helped Vijay understand clients’ business and financial needs, and the importance of deadlines. Vijay has completed a diploma in Business Studies from Manukau Institute of Technology and a Certificate in Banking. She thrives on Agilis’ diverse cultural workplace and believes it equips her with all the communication skills required to deal with a diverse set of businesses in vast locations.

STELLA WENG

GRADUATE ACCOUNTANT
M. Prof Accounting

Stella’s responsibilities span all forms of compliance work from preparation of financial statements to tax returns and BAS preparation. Her thirst for knowledge drives her to take on challenges outside her professional qualifications and she enjoys doing the “leg work” to save clients time and money.

CHANEL LEVINSON

RECEPTION & CLIENT SERVICES SUPPORT

Chanel joined Agilis in early 2016 with two year’s experience in customer service while completing her final years of high school. She enjoys working with the Agilis team and looks forward to coming into the office every day to provide great service to our existing and new clients.

Chanel is confident and always sees the positives in any aspect of her work and she looks forward to meeting face to face with clients on a daily basis.

 She is hoping to gain further professional experience at Agilis and hopes to commence tertiary studies in business in the near future.

NARELL NUGHES

BOOKKEEPING & CLIENT SERVICES

Narell joined Agilis when Alito was acquired in 2015. Apart from providing excellent client management and bookkeeping services, Narelle gets satisfaction from collaborating client’s financials from the foundations, and organising them ready to present to our team of professionals.

Prior to Agilis – stay at home mum raising my family. Volunteered  my time in the children’s school (this year being my last year after 15 years). Took on the role of the P & C bookkeeper- found I enjoyed this –  Helped on a part-time basis in a friends bookkeeping business until starting work at Alito accounting in 2011.

WE’RE RECRUITING
“Agilis is a firm that genuinely works for the betterment of clients and provides recognition to its employees when they work hard. Working with Agilis also means more diverse job experiences, challenging opportunities and responsibilities, a high level of team spirit towards achieving goals, good cooperation between management and fellow staff members, and on-the-job training”
NISHAN FERNANDO • INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTANT