Randall Bryson

Partner, Business Services

Automotive | Retail


Randall is a Business Services Partner with BDO in Brisbane.

Randall has extensive experience in retail, particularly in the automotive sector but also more broadly with experience in food and beverage retail. His employment with a multi franchise dealership and a national automotive retail chain, as well as 20 years in chartered accounting, provides an excellent platform for specialist professional services. He is able to understand and support his clients with their operational and statutory requirements. He provides services ranging from the compliance for audit and tax, to operational, including profit enhancement, and analytical and reviews.


  • Audit, accounting & advice to businesses
  • Taxation compliance & advice
  • Buy / Sells
  • Benchmarking & best practice
  • Goods & Services Tax, payroll tax and Capital Gains Tax
  • Systems reviews
  • Performance improvement
  • Liquidity reviews
  • Training


  • Automotive
  • Retail
  • Franchising

Key assignments

  • Compliance – Randall assists clients attending to the compliance functions of accounting, audit and taxation. His experience has enabled the development of processes which ensure a timely and efficient result.
  • Valuation – The valuation of a dealership for the purpose of establishing a commercial value of the goodwill and net business assets. Advice including the most tax effective manner for disposal of the assets.
  • Analytical review – Assistance provided to a dealership to identify by department and franchise, the actual performance against industry benchmarks. Performance below capability is relatively easy to identify, however it is the experience gained through exposure to many dealerships which enabled the identification of the cause and solution.
  • Buy/sells – The successful facilitation of a dealership sale which was completed with minimal disruption to the staff and operations.


  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
  • Certified Practising Accountant (CPA)
  • Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA)
  • Automotive Technician