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Findex Nelson

Address

72 Trafalgar Street
Nelson 7010 NZ

Phone

03 548 2139

Hours

Monday - Friday
8:30am - 5:30pm

Advisers in this office

Alesha Shaw

Manager

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

Alesha has been with Crowe Horwath for over 15 years and she works with a range of businesses in sectors including retail, building, automotive, property investment and rentals. She also works with a number of estates and trusts. Alesha helps clients get the most from their online accounting systems, including making analysis and financial reporting easy to understand.

Alister Russ

Senior Manager

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

Alister works with a range of clients, predominantly in the civil contracting and construction related industries. His work involves providing accountancy and other compliance services, and business advice. He has an interest in forecasting and computer accounting systems.

Alex Davidson

Associate Partner

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

Alex joined Findex in May 2012 as a Specialist Tax Advisor and brings over 20 years of experience in accounting, commercial and teaching roles. He has broad experience advising on tax issues across a range of tax types and clients, from structuring advice to guiding high net worth individuals and investment trusts in their tax obligations. Alex has a particular interest in assisting innovative start up businesses, including helping them move offshore.

My Specialties

Tax Advisory

Darren Mark

Partner

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

Darren has over two decades experience and is able to assist with advice on compliance, business strategy and financial structures. He has specialist knowledge around strategic and business planning, succession and exits, restructuring, business and share valuations, buying and selling businesses and due diligence.

Dawn Toughey

Risk Adviser

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

Dawn has a strong insurance background and has experience working for a number of different insurers as well as in the banking industry. Her in-depth knowledge of risk and how to manage it means she can find and tailor solutions for even complex situations for her clients.

My Specialties

Risk Insurance

John Rollston

Partner

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

John over two decades of making a difference to people’s lives and making businesses more successful through providing business advice to help grow their business. He has a deep knowledge of business strategy & growth, international planning, Start-up structures, governance, and planning. John has specialist knowledge in the construction, export, aquaculture, international trade, start-ups, and food and beverage sectors.

Julian Clark

Associate Partner

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

Julian provides a range of accounting, compliance and business advice and he works with clients across a range of sectors including manufacturing, commercial property, aquaculture and construction and contracting. Julian’s areas of special interest and expertise include forecasting and planning, business advice, financing assistance and trans-Tasman operations.

Justine Kennard

Associate Partner

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

Justine is a business advisor who challenges to reveal new opportunities to build and grow your business.  Specialising in Business Growth, Strategic Planning, Business & Share Valuations, and Digital Accounting Justine has 20+ years experience in giving value to a wide range of clients. 

Ken Sandri

Partner

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

Ken has several decades of audit and assurance experience across a range of business sizes and types as well as not-for-profit, schools and charities. He is a licensed Auditor to Financial Market Conduct entities. Ken is also an expert in investigative accountancy and systems reviews.

My Specialties

External Audit

Mary Lithgow

Senior Manager

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

Mary's accounting career has included experience in compliance work, public sector accounting and in the private sector for horticultural clients. She focuses on providing excellent compliance accounting services to clients and can also provide assistance in cash flow forecasting, board reporting and governance.

Robert Williams

Senior Partner

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

Rob has decades of experience and extensive knowledge around general and specialist areas of accountancy and business advice. He has particular expertise around the acquisition or disposal of large commercial properties, offshore businesses and new residents. He works with primary industry and manufacturing clients including fishing, forestry, nutraceutical, aquaculture and retail

Chris Hall

Adviser

Phone

03 548 2139

Biography

Chris assists commercial and private clients to protect your wealth, business or family through high-quality risk advice specialising in personal and key person insurance. Chris removes the confusion and ensures you are getting the best protection for your money. Chris joined Findex in 2019. He completed his Bachelor of Business at University of Technology, Sydney in 1997 and qualified as a Registered Financial Adviser (NZ) in 2017. Chris’ enjoys working with all clients from small to medium, to large businesses, protecting them from unforeseen incidents that will reduce wealth and income that will affect the family wellbeing. Chris has considerable experience in a broad range of industries having worked in Sydney, London and Melbourne over 20 years in helping organisations improve. Chris has been successful across multiple industries holding high-level leadership and governance roles, helping businesses and people achieve their commercial and personal goals. Chris enjoys partnering with clients to protect the things that matter most to them Chris is a passionate family man, a keen on and off-road cyclist, a technology nut, a tenacious character, entrepreneurial mind and a friend to as many as time allows.