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Commencing at the firm in 1999, Sevan became a director in 2009. Sevan in an experienced tax accountant with over 15 years’ experience.

He plays a key role in the growth of the firm by overseeing staff professional development and the implementation of strategies for business growth.

Sevan has a vast knowledge of many industries, advising clients in many sectors; however Sevan’s particular expertise and passion is in:

Restaurants and Cafes

Having worked in Restaurants during his schooling, he knows what makes successful restaurants and cafes. He understands the challenges the industry faces and provides solutions to his clients. He currently advises some of the most well know successful Melbourne based restaurants.

Business Start Ups

Having been involved in family business since childhood and started and grown his own businesses in the past, he identifies with the stresses that starting your own business brings as well as the rewards that go with it.

He not only ensures that businesses are structured correctly for tax and client’s assets are protected but all tax and accounting obligations are handled efficiently for his clients.

While he enjoys assisting clients with their accounting and taxation needs Sevan is all about growth and wealth creation. He mentors and consults his clients in their business growth strategy by strategic planning, marketing and ongoing business coaching.

In 2012 and 2013 Sevan played a pivotal role in the successful sale of two if his clients businesses, which were acquired by private equity. The combined enterprise value at the date of sales of both the businesses was $33million.

When he is not consulting his clients, Sevan enjoys spending time with his family. Married and a father of one daughter; weekends are spent with early morning swimming lessons, in cafes for breakfast and lots of visits to local parks. A proud and passionate Hawks supporter, walking to the MCG on a Friday night is a favourite pass time.

Qualifications, membership and recognition

  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting), Monash University
  • Certified Practising Accountant, CPA Australia
  • Chartered Tax Adviser, Taxation Institute of Australia
  • Approved SMSF Auditor, ASIC (Australian Securities & Investment Commission)
  • Member, National Tax & Accountants Association