Partners

Our Partners are dedicated professionals bringing the combined expertise of over eighty years service to the public accounting Profession.

You can be assured that there are very few problems they have not seen and assisted their clients with in that time.



Fred Gerardson

Fred has more than 35 years experience in taxation and business services including extensive audit experience with large privately owned companies such as the Sportscraft Group and Bosch Automotive.

A partner since 1989, he is responsible for business planning, technology and marketing services within the practice.  He specialises in SMSF audits and clients with complex group structures or taxation issues.

Fred is a member of the Netherlands-Australia Chamber of Commerce and takes a keen interest in Import / Export and Technology related issues.

His interests outside the Practice include significant contributions as a board member to numerous voluntary organisations in the sporting, environment and aged care sectors over the past thirty years and is the former President of the Victorian National Parks Association Inc.

Maestro@colville.com.au



Greg Carpenter

Greg joined Colville Williams in 2001 and became a Partner in 2006.   

He has more than twenty years of dedicated experience servicing the small business sector.  A Certified Practising Accountant, Greg is a Fellow of CPA Australia.

Greg's focus is in business services, management, taxation and superannuation and he has developed an extensive network with leading professionals in taxation, financial planning, insurance finance and business recovery.  He also has extensive involvement in the professional development of the firm's people and systems.

His greatest satisfaction comes from developing close relationships with clients, working closely with them, sharing their problems and achievements and being actively involved. Greg enjoys the challenge of helping businesses prosper and assisting new clients in their startup or purchase phase.  He aims to assist with the running of your business and provide you with the guidance necessary to help you achieve your goals.

Away from work Greg enjoys spending time with his family and many weekends are dedicated to the pursuit of their sporting activities and the great outdoors.  Greg is actively involved in the local community, having spent many years presiding over school council and sporting club committees.  Greg has also been active in assisting not-for-profit organisations and is keenly supportive of disability services.

Greg is a keen cricketer, mountain biker and golfer and enjoys all sports in general.  Married to Shaureen, together they have two sons that share their passion (suffering) of the once-mighty Tigers.

Specific skills:
Business services, consulting, taxation, superannuation/SMSFs, tax and estate planning, wealth management and creation, marketing, business structuring and managing family businesses.

Greg.Carpenter@colville.com.au

 

 



Paul White

Appointed a partner in July 2014, Paul joined Colville Williams as a Business Services Manager in April 2012. He is a Chartered Accountant, and has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment.

Paul has experience in a number of business environments, including public practise (KPMG), a corporate bank (National Australia Bank), 6 years at a boutique investment bank, and a stint as CFO of a foreign listed financial services firm.

Paul brings a broad range of skills to Colville Williams, including financial and management reporting, structuring of transactions and the ability to identify and mitigate various types of business risks.

Paul also has a strong understanding of equity and capital markets.

Paul.White@colville.com.au

 


Partners | Staff | Request AppointmentJoin Our Team
Copyright Colville Williams & Co Pty © | Disclaimer | Site Map | Online software for accountants by Wolters Kluwer