Russell Postle

Russell Postle

Consultant, Business Services

Food & Agribusiness | Not-For-Profit


Russell is a Business Services Consultant with BDO in Brisbane.  He works with clients to enhance their business operations and identify new opportunities for growth.

Russell has extensive experience across the areas of audit, cost accounting, business valuations, corporate restructures, forensic investigations and taxation consulting.  He is a family business specialist, managing and planning the succession of their business to the next generation.  Russell has supported clients to realise their export / import goals, provided aviation consulting services to airlines, and advised private family owned and operated cattle and cotton clients.

Russell joined BDO in 1994 and has worked across the agribusiness, manufacturing and not-for-profit sectors for more than 30 years.


  • Accounting & advice to businesses
  • Taxation compliance & advice
  • Business valuation
  • Succession planning


  • Family business
  • Manufacturing
  • International business
  • Food & agribusiness
  • Professional practice
  • Transport

Key assignments

  • Manufacturing - Clients include printers and steel
  • Export and import - Clients include professional services, live cattle
  • Aviation - Clients include regional airlines (Family Business), aviation consulting services
  • Agricultural - Private family owned and operated cattle and cotton clients


  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Chartered Accountant
  • BDO Accredited Family Business Adviser


  • Member, Family Business Australia
  • Associate, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Fellow, Taxation Institute of Australia
  • Director, Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia, Queensland Section
  • Chairman Finance and Audit Committee, Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia Queensland Section