Partner Justin Sparks CA
Justin is a Chartered Accountant with more than 17 years experience. He has a diverse professional background of audit, corporate recovery, business taxation and commercial experience, which provides Justin with the ability to advise our clients on practical management, taxation and commercial issues.
Industry experience includes building and construction, hospitality and transport including CFO role for a major transport company.
Justin is responsible for all of our practice staff training and development and keeps up to date with continual professional development in taxation and management issues, with a special emphasis on tax structures and Capital Gains Tax issues.
Partner John Pititto CA
John is a Chartered Accountant with over 14 years experience in management accounting, business taxation and finance. John has experience in many types of industries including mining/quarrying, hospitality and building and construction to mention a few.
This has seen John build many successful relationships with a very diverse client base. John became a partner in October 2006 after being part of the Mead Partners team since 1999, which has seen him build a vast network of expertise that can be utilised for any situation
John became the treasurer of the CMPA (Construction Material Processors Association) in October 2011, as this was an avenue to support the industry that he has extensive knowledge in.
Shaun Borg CA
Shaun is a Chartered Accountant with more than 5 experience in management accounting, business advisory, Self Managed Super Funds, forecasting, business valuations and taxation. Shaun is the director of a coin laundrette located in the northern suburbs and has had many years experience operating a family owned convenience store. Shaun started his career as a accountant at Mead Partners in January 2008 fresh from university and has continued to grow his knowledge and understanding of the needs of clients and industries he has been involved with.
Lia commenced her career in 1988 at KPMG where she met and worked with the founding partner, Bob Mead. Upon Bob’s departure from KPMG, Lia joined him at Larsson & Co and then in 1996 assisted him in the establishment of Mead Partners. Lia has over 24 years experience in management accounting, tax, business advisory, planning, budgeting, cash flow management and financial reporting needs for small to medium sized business entities.
Lia also plays a key role in staff development and training ensuring all junior staff not only understand the culture we have at Mead Partners but also the level of service we expect our staff to be able to provide to meet all of our clients’ needs.
Vatche is an experienced management accountant who is heavily involved with the day to day management and reporting requirements of medium & large businesses in various industries. Vatche has experience with assisting in obtaining bank funding, cash flow management, business advisory, taxation and forecasting.
Effie has managed all the office and client administration at Mead Partners since 2008, she has over 30 years experience working in accounting firms across Melbourne. Effie specialises in office administration, managing corporate registers and all other ASIC requirements including ordering and processing new entities, Effie also deals with business name registrations, ATO lodgement matters and is generally the friendly voice answering our phone calls.