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Our Team

Gareth Allen

Gareth Allen

Director - BBS, CA

Gareth has been a Director of the firm since 2001. Gareth and his wife Heidi purchased the firm from Frank Dooley in 2021.

With more than 25 years’ experience in providing accounting, audit and taxation advice to businesses, Gareth has a wealth of specialist knowledge and insight. From ensuring you start out in business fully informed of your regulatory requirements to safeguarding your interests when considering your exit from business. Gareth’s attention to detail can provide you peace of mind that your business affairs are under control.

Gareth holds Director and Trustee roles outside the firm along with volunteer community responsibilities. Buller Chartered Accountants Limited has always been a generous contributor to the community and Gareth continues to enable and support this through the firm.

Gareth is happy to assist you in any way, and at times travels to Murchison to provide accounting services as an extension of the firm which is based in Westport.

gareth@bullerca.co.nz

Zach Forsyth

Zach Forsyth

BAcc, GradDipCA, CA

MYOB Certified Consultant

Zach originally joined the firm in 2005 and is very experienced in all aspects of accounting. Zach qualified as a Chartered Accountant during 2020 and now takes the lead on our assurance engagements.

If you need guidance on whether an audit or review is required for your organisation and what records are necessary Zach is the person to contact.

zach@bullerca.co.nz

HEIDI ALLEN

HEIDI ALLEN

Heidi performs an executive assistant role and oversees the administration team at the firm. You will see her smiling face at reception when you come in to visit us. Heidi is the right person to talk to if you need to arrange a meeting with any of the team.

heidi@bullerca.co.nz

Lisa Slee

Lisa Slee

MYOB Certified Consultant

Lisa started her accounting career in 1990 and has over thirty years of valuable experience. In recent years, Lisa has become our go-to-girl for clients looking for online accounting software solutions.  Her practical accounting knowledge enables her to get clients setup with a system that works best for their business needs.

lisa@bullerca.co.nz

Rosalind Harris

Rosalind Harris

Rosalind joined the firm in 1994, and leads our busy payroll team. Her focus is mainly high volume large industry payrolls, as she has a solid understanding of New Zealand employment legislation. Rosalind has a background in banking and secretarial roles which provides great value to those of our clients that require our full administrative services.

ros@bullerca.co.nz

Tori Spittal

Tori Spittal

Xero Certified Advisor

Tori’s accounting skills stood out when she won the “Buller Chartered Accountants Ltd” Accounting Award at Buller High School in 2013. She joined the firm soon after and, with the exception of some parental leave, has now been with us for over 8 years. Tori is a dedicated member of the accounting team and is continuing her professional studies towards becoming a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

tori@bullerca.co.nz

Bronwyn Craddock

Bronwyn Craddock

B Com

Bronwyn has over fifteen years practical accounting experience and holds a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Marketing and Management. Bronwyn can help you with a broad range of queries as her experience includes accounting for Trusts, Companies, Partnerships as well as Sole Traders and farm accounting.

bronwyn@bullerca.co.nz

Debbie Lawry

Debbie Lawry

Debbie is extremely proficient in many general accounting administration tasks such as debtor and creditor management, accounting software systems, reconciliations and GST returns. Since joining our team in 2016, Debbie has commenced processing payrolls and is proving a valuable asset to our payroll team.

debbie@bullerca.co.nz

ASHISH BEJOY

ASHISH BEJOY

B Com, GradDipCA

Xero Certified Advisor

Ashish joined the Firm in April 2018. He is a graduate from Canterbury University and continues to study towards becoming a Chartered Accountant while working at Buller Chartered Accountants Ltd. Ash is a Xero certified advisor and able to assist you with getting the most out of your Xero software.

ashish@bullerca.co.nz

Jazmine McCreath

Jazmine McCreath

B Com, GradDipCA

Jaz completed a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting and Taxation at the University of Canterbury. Since joining our team in 2018 Jaz has remained focused on gaining the practical experience required to complement her on going professional study towards becoming a Chartered Accountant.

jazmine@bullerca.co.nz

JADE MARSH

JADE MARSH

Jade came to us straight out of Buller High school and has commenced her tertiary study with Massey University via distance learning. Jade plans to complete her diploma while continuing to work and gain experience at Buller Chartered Accountants Ltd.

jade@bullerca.co.nz

TANIA O’DEA

TANIA O’DEA

Tania has years of experience in accounting and administrative roles. Her flexibility is a great asset to us as even though Tania primarily completes GST returns, she is also able to lend a helping hand when it comes to secretarial and administrative tasks.

tania@bullerca.co.nz

EDEE RICHARDS

EDEE RICHARDS

Edee has recently joined our accounting team in November 2022. She is completing a Bachelor of Commerce degree through Canterbury University and will continue to study towards becoming a fully qualified Chartered Accountant.

edee@bullerca.co.nz

ASHLEIGH MANNING

ASHLEIGH MANNING

Ashleigh is currently studying toward a Bachelor of Commerce degree through Canterbury University and joins us during her holiday breaks to help our accounting team.

ashleigh@bullerca.co.nz

JULIETTE ALDRIDGE

JULIETTE ALDRIDGE

Juliette has returned to our firm after almost 15 years. It is great to welcome her back to our team. Along with firm administration tasks, Juliette is your first contact to book an appointment.

juliette@bullerca.co.nz