Principal - Private Business Tax & Advisory
Cathy commenced her career as a graduate with Grant Thornton in January 1988. Cathy provides taxation, accounting and business advisory services to businesses operating in the property and development, building, tourism, medical, legal, primary production and retail industries, including managing a large portfolio of clients in these industries.
Cathy is also jointly responsible for various administration roles within the firm including managing and supervising a team of 25 staff with varying levels of experience and responsibilities. Cathy is also a Director of the Grant Thornton Foundation which was established in October 2014 to build a co-ordinated approach to charitable giving across Australia which will help unlock the potential for growth in communities.
Private Advisory work includes:
- Lamson Group
- Nicholl Holdings Pty Ltd
- Preston Law Group
- Kelly Group
- Marino Group
- Willmann Group
- Ferraro Family
- Bachelor of Commerce, James Cook University (1988)
- Professional Year, The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (1991)
- Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (2008)
- Commissioner of Declarations