All of our team members are professionally qualified in their respective fields and have over a decade of experience helping business clients. Our professionals are passionate about their work and customer service lies at the heart of everything that we do. We take great pride in our ability to take a holistic view of businesses and help business owners to become successful.

Linda Chen | linda@aplusaccountant.com.au
Managing Director | CA | CPA

Linda is the Managing Director at A Plus Accountant with 15 years of experience in the accounting industry. She is a member of both the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA) and Certified Practicing Accountants (CPA). She is also a registered tax agent. Linda has worked at one of the Big Four Accounting Firms and a listed large gas resource corporation in her earlier career. She has extensive experience in both public and commercial accounting sectors.

Linda offers expertise in managing all business resources for new businesses. She understands the challenges that business starters face in the market. She can provide mentorship and guidance to new businesses to set them in the right direction from the beginning.

She believes that, in order to be successful, a business must have the right blueprint map set out right from the beginning. A business organisation built on a strong foundation is more likely to be successful in the long run.

Charly Chen | charly@aplusaccountant.com.au
Managing Director | CA | CPA

Charly is the Managing Director at A Plus Accountant with seven years of experience in the accounting industry. He is a member of Certified Practicing Accountants (CPA). He is also a registered tax agent.

Charly is friendly and always keeping up with taxation policy changes and offering advice and solution for his clients’ taxation needs. He is very easy to communicate with and get the job done beyond his clients’ expectation.

Trevor Bruger
Tax Compliance Advisor | CA

Trevor is the Tax Compliance Advisor at A Plus Accountant and has over 10 years of experience in the accounting industry.

Trevor manages the day-to-day tax lodgement affairs for clients, ranging from individuals, SMEs, companies and trusts to large corporations. His role is to minimize tax in the most effective way and ensure clients’ expectations are met. He is exceptional at his job and dubbed ‘the tax dictionary’ for new business starters.

Trevor is a member of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA). He has dedicated most of his career in the public sector and his expertise lies in tax area.

Jeff Chung
Tax Specialist |Solicitor

Jeff is the Tax Specialist at A Plus Accountant with 14 years of experience in the taxation field. He deals with all the complex tax matters that no one else wants to deal with.

Jeff’s tax capabilities include tax audit litigations, international tax structuring, large corporate tax structuring, resolving complex tax issues, risk management, high level tax saving strategies and estate planning strategies. He looks after firm’s high net worth individuals and large corporations. He always strives to be creative and does things outside the square.

Jeff is a registered solicitor and has worked at one of the top 6 law firms and the Big Four Accounting Firms previously. Jeff specialized in tax law, commercial law and business and estate litigations.

Doug Swanborough
Business Advisor | FIPA

Doug is the Business Advisor at A Plus Accountant with 14 years of experience in the accounting industry.

Doug helps entrepreneurs and investors with business acquisitions. He provides a range of investment screening services including financial evaluation, business analysis, due diligence review and strategic advice. He ensures business starters buy the business at the right price and reduces the risk of unfavourable situations.

Doug is a Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants (FIPA). He has worked as a forensic accountant dealing with fraudulent examinations and financial investigations in business litigations. Prior to becoming an accountant, he also served as a member of the Queensland Police as a Detective Senior Constable in the Fraud and Corporate Crime Squad.