Partner - Private Advisory

Julie Smith has a strong background in the Primary Health Care industry and is a thought leader in the sector. She often speaks at medical industry events and exhibitions, sharing her knowledge and insights with medical professionals.

She has over 25 years’ experience working with clients to help them maximise the success of their businesses. As a Partner in Grant Thornton's Private Advisory team, Julie's focus is to draw on this considerable experience to deliver strategic advice to assist clients navigate the various issues within business. Her approach is to provide a holistic, tailored business advisory service that covers all essential accounting needs including business improvement.

Julie is recognised as a leader in assisting her clients’ through the life cycle of business in:

  • Setting up practices
  • Making your practice sustainable for the future
  • Setting up an equitable service fee arrangement in group practices
  • Tax structuring for investments
  • Succession planning

Julie is passionate about working closely with her clients to help them achieve their business and personal goals.

Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Business Accountancy (Distinction) QUT
  • Chartered Accountant
  • Chartered Tax Advisor