Dean completed his Bachelor of Commerce degree in 2002 majoring in accounting at Curtin University. After graduating, he worked at insolvency firm KordaMentha for three years and in 2005, joined Dry Kirkness. He was promoted to Partner in July 2017.
Dean provides clients with strategic advice, succession planning, compliance and offers clients a one stop solution including assisting with external CFO-type roles. Many of his clients today have benefitted from his advice since he joined the company.
“I enjoy helping my clients with their development through hands-on advice and guidance. Sometimes this just involves listening to a client’s problem and offering solutions. In my time at Dry Kirkness, I have developed strong relationships with my clients who value our role as their accountant.”
Dean has clients in the health sector including doctors, dentists and cardiologists. Other industries he has a special interest in are oil and gas, farming, food and catering, photography, surveying and art galleries.
He’s a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, a Chartered Tax Advisor and Registered Tax Agent.
Dean enjoys spending time with his family, playing soccer and looks forward to getting away down south for some swimming and fishing.