Speakers

SpeakerProfile

Harry Hoang MIPA AFA MAICD | Founder & CEO at Tailored Accounts
Since 2005, Harry has understood the importance and impact of technology in accounting. His solution of cloud-based accounting could eliminate non-value adding activities such as the manual, endless process of invoicing, billing and receipt management. Today, Harry and his team have developed expertise in assisting more than 200 Australian businesses with the efficient management system through cloud-based accounting.

Fuzuki Nishimura CPA Australia | Chief Technical Officer at Tailored Accounts
Fuzuki looks after Tailored Accounts internal quality control system, Quality Management standard, and AccountantChange training programs. Fuzuki enjoys researching and training for junior accountants. She hopes to bring the best knowledge and skills for participants in AccountantChange.

Chien Dang CPA Australia| Team Leader at Tailored Accounts
Chien specialises in budgeting, cashflow management and economics modelling. His knowledge in Finance and Accounting has enabled him to generate valuable advice for clients. He is interested in technology and innovation in Accounting industry. He would like to share with experience with others, especially Accounting students and graduates.

Teddy Nam| Senior Accountant at Tailored Accounts
What I really enjoy about working at Tailored Accounts is that it not only provides a supportive and friendly work environment, but also allows me to apply what I have learnt in university to practice. I am committed to lifelong learning, and hope to continue growing with Tailored Accounts. I am optimistic about the future of Tailored Accounts, and I look forward to working with more of our clients.

Mike Carmody | Principal at Paratus Global Consulting
Mike is a seasoned director, chief executive and internationally recognised government advocate, business leader and strategist in the corporate, not-for-profit, and international peak body sectors. As a Director and CEO Mike has managed two global service organisations and two national industry peak bodies. Mike is degree qualified and a graduate of the Australian Army Officer Cadet Academy and Senior Officers’ Command and Staff College, and the Canadian Defence Force (NATO) Command College.

Vikas Pandit| Head of Cyber Education at QILA
Vikas is a senior learning and development professional with over two decades of professional training experience. His domain expertise is in E-Commerce, Telecom (Retail, Customer Care), Software, Business Process Outsourcing and IT Training. He has nearly a decade of experience in building and managing the training function across locations in top fortune 100 mobile phone manufacturing companies namely Samsung & Nokia. Vikas is an entrepreneur at heart and in action and is passionate about building from the ground up.

Erin Adams CPA Australia | Senior Account Manager at Xero
My personal goal is to make business better and easier in regional areas while utilizing all the latest technology and best practices. A strategic thinker, I am equally at home working independently or contributing to a team. My communication, presentation and interpersonal skills are first rate and my hunger to learn sees me striving to reach new goals, both personal and professional.

David Hocking | Principal/Director at Strategic Fusion Group
I have been involved in the Association sector for more than 20 years. Much of my success has been grounded in my years as a sports coach where I was an effective communicator and motivator of national and international athletes. I have effectively applied many of these skills to the business environment.

John Forbes | CEO & Founder at Civillise.ai
John is Director and a Founder of Canberra based start-up Civilise.ai and is soon to graduate from a Master of Computing in Artificial Intelligence from ANU. His professional experience has included time in finance, healthcare, academia, mining, and telecommunications design and construction. He also holds a Master Degree in Engineering Management, and a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering from UTS.

Michael Konarzewski | Partner at Jigsaw Tax and Advisory
My unique knowledge of the ATO’s processes and legislative interpretation methods has helped clients manage their ATO relationships to achieve better results. I provide advice on debt management, objections, technical requests for penalty/interest remissions, and overall ATO strategies. I like coming up with outcomes that are legal, high quality and add value to the client’s situation.