Russell has over 30 years experience as an accountant. He joined the firm in 1977, becoming a partner in 1986. Russell has considerable experience working with and assisting a wide range of small and medium sized businesses with a strong interest in farming. Russell has two adult children and enjoys playing tennis and running.
Rodney joined the firm in 2001 as part of the final process in graduating from AUT. He became a partner in 2007. Rodney has experience in a wide range of accounting software and has a particular interest in streamlining client accounting processes and developing clients understanding of their business and tax obligations. When not in the office he is running around after his 3 young children or off fishing and diving.
Selwyn was educated at Kings High School Dunedin and completed a Bachelor of Commerce at Otago University in 1967. He was admitted to the Institute of Chartered Accountants in 1968. Selwyn moved to Papakura in 1968 and joined Peter O'Brien in commencing the Chartered Accountancy Practice that continues today under the name of Robertson Bixley Ltd. Selwyn has a love of all sports that led to an administrator role with the Papakura Rugby Club and the Pukekohe Golf Club. He is a past member of Papakura Jaycees and Papakura Rotary.
Carol joined the Robertson Bixley team in August 2010 and is one of our senior accounting staff. She has a wide range of accounting and associated tax experience with medium to large companies and trusts.
Debbie has been with Robertson Bixley for 22 years with her main duties being to prepare Financial Accounts and Tax Returns. Debbie also assists in setting up and administering client MYOB files.
After graduating from MIT in 1999, Stella moved to Christchurch where she completed her CA studies whilst working mainly in Public Practice. Stella joined Robertson Bixley in March 2007 after returning to South Auckland. Stella is one of our senior accountants working with our medium to large companies and trusts.
Fono joined the Robertson Bixley team in February 2019. Fono has well over 10 years’ experience in CA public practice and has previously worked as a Business Advisory Services Manager at Staples Rodway, Grant Thornton and Bellingham Wallace. Fono has extensive experience working with a variety of small to medium-sized clients within various industries. Fono has a particular interest in business advisory engagements such as funding proposals; forecasting; indicative valuations; due diligence and succession planning to name a few. When Fono’s not working, he enjoys spending time with his 3 kids or watching rugby and the NBA.
Nick started with Robertson Bixley in 2009 in administration and has worked into a full time accounting staff role. Nick is currently studying to gain a Bachelor of Business in accounting, with the end goal of being a Chartered Accountant. While Nick does the broad range of accounting jobs covered at Robertson Bixley, he particularly enjoys farm and agricultural accounting.
Wendy is an Associate Chartered Accountant, an Associate member of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia, and a Certified MYOB Consultant. Wendy started her career at ANZ Bank, working in branches before moving into roles in the Money Market and Investment departments in head office. While raising her family she developed her accounting skills by working part time doing accounts for various businesses, Plunket, the Wellington Cathedral and specialising in school accounting for over 10 years; working with a number of schools in the South Auckland area.
Wendy has been working for Chartered Accountancy practices for over 9 years, joining Robertson Bixley in 2006 to do compliance work. Wendy has a particular interest in assisting people to install and tailor their accounting systems to meet their business and compliance needs.
Kerryn joined the team at Robertson Bixley in 1998. She prepares a range of client accounts, tax returns, GST and PAYE returns. Kerryn facilitates many of the final Estate returns.
Cynthia joined the team at Robertson Bixley in 2016. She has 18 years of chartered accounting experience, working on a wide range of clients. In her free time Cynthia enjoys spending time with her family, which includes twin four year old sons and a 17 year year old son. She also enjoys wake-boarding and fishing.
Julie has over 20 years experience in chartered accounting, the last 10 of those years with Robertson Bixley. Julie specialises in assisting small to medium sized clients with their business needs, including the preparation of annual accounts for taxation purposes, taxation returns and GST returns.
Gurpreet joined the firm after graduating from AUT where he completed a Bachelor of Business majoring in Accounting. He has a strong interest in business and exploring new opportunities. He is from a family of business operators so understands the ins, the outs and the challenges of running a business.
When Gurpreet is not working you will either find him at the family business, playing indoor/outdoor football, or otherwise volunteering at local community events. It's a mystery whether he even gets any rest!
Gurpreet loves interacting with new people and is very easy to approach. His goal is to become a Chartered Accountant.
Jason Joined the team at Roberston Bixley in November 2017. Initially, Jason worked at Inland Revenue as a graduate getting experience in all its divisions. Jason then joined the tax team at Deloitte gaining knowledge in technical tax areas.
Starting a family and gaining his Charted Accountancy qualification Jason worked in small practice in Panmure providing him with the practical skills to directly assist clients.
Jason is a Certified Xero Adviser and a member of the Tax Special Interest group in Auckland and is interested in assisting clients best meet their tax obligations.
Josua joined the Robertson Bixley team in October 2017. He has a number of years’ experience working in various Accounting Firms. He completed a Bachelor of Business majoring in Accounting and his goal is to become a Chartered Accountant.
Sharon joined Robertson Bixley in 2017 and main areas are Payroll, GST and Tax administration.
Marea has been with Robertson Bixley for over 25 years. She deals with all areas of Account Preparation, Taxation and GST but specialises in Farm Accounting.
William has a long family history associated with farming, and hailing from the small town of Coromandel on the Coromandel Peninsula it is no surprise. He left the quiet life behind in 2014 to search for a career in business, and by 2018 he had gained a Bachelor of Business Analysis majoring in Accounting at the University of Waikato. Having a knack for technology meant becoming Xero Advisor Certified was no difficulty, and with high motivation William will go on to achieve his Chartered Accountancy Qualification in the future. When not in the office you might find him back in his home town hiking in the Coromandel Ranges, or spending time with family and friends.
Meagan started working for Robertson Bixley in 2006. She has previously worked in the Papakura District for 9 years in the retail photography sector. In 2009, Meagan left on maternity leave for a year to have her son, and has returned as a part time member of staff since 2010.
Helen starting working at Robertson Bixley in 1985 and returned again in 1999. She specialises in the companies office administration, and also a wide variety of duties which include payroll, GST and reception duties.
Maria joined the Robertson Bixley administration team in 2013 as a part time member of staff. She has many years of administration experience.
Jocelyn has worked for Robertson Bixley for over 20 years. Her duties include general administration, data entry, billing and debtors.
Lynda joined the Robertson Bixley team in 2018. Previously has worked in various office administration areas. Lynda enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
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