Introducing Our Team

 

Robert 

RobertBaumanHeadShotRobert has been a Financial Planner for 17 years and an Accountant and Business Advisor for over 25 years. Robert’s passion is to educate and empower people to take their financial future into their own hands. That’s why he wrote two books to spread the message he has distilled over the years of his accounting and financial planning practice.

Find out more at www.straightmoneytalkbook.com and www.financialindependencekit.com.

His vast experience in the work and business world allows him to understand exactly what challenges people face to make their money and get ahead financially, whether as an employee or an employer.

In his personal time, Robert enjoys spending time with his daughters and grandchild. He is a season ticket holder for the Brisbane Lions and he enjoys a relaxing (sometimes frustrating) game of golf from time to time.

 

Quinton 

Quinton joined the firm in 2006 after completing his Masters of Business in Professional Accounting degree from QUT. As a registered Tax Agent he specialises mainly in compliance, assisting clients in the preparation of business financial statements and tax returns. He will also happily provide taxation and business related advice where necessary.

His interests outside work include the gym, cycling and is a sports nut. He has also topped the office footy tipping competition on a regular basis.

 

Keith 

Keith joined the firm in 2014 after working part time as a bookkeeper. He graduated with Masters of Commerce in Professional Accounting from UQ and will commence his CPA studies in the near future. He specializes in preparation of tax returns and financial statements for individuals, partnerships, trusts and companies. On top of that, he also sets up and registers business entities and liaises with the ATO on behalf of clients.

Outside of work, Keith’s interests include movies, food, board games and basketball. He also volunteers for a church in Newmarket in the young adult’s ministry.

 

Maria 

Maria joined the team in 2005 with several years experience in chartered accounting firms as well as state government.

Since joining the Team, Maria’s primary focus has been serving clients by supporting Robert in the provision of administration and accounting . Her responsibilities include the preparation of reports and maintaining the financial position of the practice. She is meticulous and enjoys detail.

Outside of work, Maria enjoys spending time with her family.

 

Kathryn

Kathryn joined the firm in 2008 after working as a pharmacist for a number of years.  She has completed an Advanced Diploma of Accounting and focuses on the preparation of tax returns and financial statements for individuals and businesses.  

Outside of work, Kathryn enjoys learning French, practicing yoga and spending time with her family.