Angus

Angus Strachan

Associate Director, Business Services

Adelaide

+61 8 7324 6078

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Angus is an Associate Director with over 11 years’ experience in accountancy practice. Angus’ never give in attitude, technical knowledge and dedication to get the right outcomes for clients finds him working with businesses, industry associations and government in Australia and New Zealand to find solutions for the difficult problems.

Angus has gained experience in advising businesses of all sizes on business improvement, structuring and re-structuring; financial modelling and feasibility projects; assisting with tax minimisation and asset protection; together with ongoing business and management advice generally.  Angus chooses to focus his energy on the SME market, where he sits on advisory groups and boards for a number of his clients.

Angus has also been instrumental in working with industry in development of statistical based research for benchmarking, analysis of data to inform decisions and industry advocacy.  Always looking to use the latest technology to drive efficiency.

Services

  • Business structuring and re-structuring
  • Business improvement and growth advisory services
  • Business acquisitions and preparation for exit
  • Advising on GST, income tax, stamp duty and fringe benefits tax
  • Financial modelling and budgeting
  • Assistance with structuring and investor presentations for government grants and private investment
  • Research reports and regional impact reports
  • Selection and implementation of benchmarking and business intelligence tools for industry, groups and private businesses
  • Integration of business operating systems

Sectors

  • Tourist Parks & Resorts
  • Hospitality & Other Accommodation
  • Property & Real Estate
  • Telecommunications

Key assignments

  • Strategic review of property holdings and future planning regarding small business CGT concessions
  • Preparation of business case analysis for tourist park redevelopment of substantial local government managed tourist park
  • Preparation of EOI, Tender  documentation and evaluation criteria to Lease substantial crown land tourism asset
  • Preparing financial projections and dynamic modelling to assist clients obtain funding for significant growth opportunities
  • Advising clients on tax implications, funding strategies and business advice generally
  • Advise on Information Memorandum for the sale of businesses including various state and federal tax implications
  • Preparation of industry specific research reports to calculate and differentiate economic impact on geographical regions as well as commercial and non- commercial campers
  • Preparation of various industry research reports and trend analysis including total revenue, occupancy rates and average revenue per site for different accommodation types
  • Advising clients on integration of business systems into an online environment to assist with  budgeting, cash-flow forecasting, reporting and monitoring of performance against targets

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Economics)
  • Chartered Tax Advisor
  • Chartered Accountant

Affiliations

  • Member, Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand