Meet Your Accountants & Advisers

Synectic’s accountants and advisers are located around Tasmania in our Devonport, Launceston and Hobart offices. Our accountants, auditors, business advisers, consultants and financial advisers work in specialist areas to provide you with industry leading knowledge and experience. However, we each build a breadth of experience and maintain an understanding across our business units. This allows us to work cooperatively with a full understanding of your needs.

When you come to Synectic you will be introduced to a client manager, who will be supported by a talented multi-disciplinary team. With our directors actively involved, you will always have access to the right person.

Directors

Gareth Atkins

Gareth Atkins

CEO & Accounting Director
  • Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA)
  • Registered Tax Agent (RTA)
  • Registered Company Auditor (RCA)
  • Registered SMSF Auditor
  • Member - SMSF Professionals’ Association of Australia (SPAA)
  • Member - National Tax and Accountants Association (NTAA)
  • Director Synectic Accountants & Advisers Pty Ltd
  • Director Synectic Audit & Assurance Pty Ltd

Gareth began his career at Synectic as a Trainee Accountant in 1991, becoming a Director in 2005. Gareth has over 30 years’ experience in business and corporate advisory services and is an experienced board member.

Based in our Devonport office, he has been at the forefront of growing our firm, including overseeing our state-wide expansion. He has steered the development of our self-managed super fund and financial services divisions, and has been integral to our ongoing commitment to audit as a core service.

Gareth ensures we are always at the leading edge of our profession with knowledge, skills and resources that set us apart from other firms of our size. He is valued for his personal investment in building strong relationships with both staff and clients.

A proud husband, father of three and Tigers tragic, Gareth and his family enjoy heading out in the caravan and snow skiing. He also enjoys cycling, having ridden at an international level in his younger days.

Ben Coull

Ben Coull

Audit & Accounting Director
  • Fellow - Chartered Accountant (FCA)
  • Registered Tax Agent (RTA)
  • Registered Company Auditor (RCA)
  • Registered SMSF Auditor
  • CA accredited Superannuation Specialist
  • Director Synectic Accountants & Advisers Pty Ltd
  • Director Synectic Audit & Assurance Pty Ltd

Ben joined Synectic as a Director in 2013 to head up our audit division and our Launceston office. With almost 30 years’ experience in audit, financial reporting, superannuation and corporate advisory services, he brings a passion for client service and the benefits that come from high quality service.

Ben is a past Tasmanian Regional Chairman for CAANZ and remains heavily involved with CAANZ, participating in the development and direction of our profession. He is also an experienced board member and chairs a number of audit panels in the local government sector.

Ben sees audit as not just a compliance obligation but a valuable tool for driving optimum results. He believes in pragmatic, relevant advice that helps clients improve their operations, governance and internal controls. His enthusiasm for the benefits of audit has earned him a loyal client base and a like-minded team.

Ben enjoys time with his wife and two children, fishing, and getting back to the family farm.

Matthew McConnell

Matthew McConnell

Wealth Director
  • CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP®)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)
  • Advanced Diploma in Business (Accounting) (ADipBus)
  • Diploma of Financial Planning (DipFP)
  • Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment (GDipAppFin)
  • Financial Planner Member of the FPA
  • Member - Self-Managed Super Fund Association
  • Director Synectic Wealth Pty Ltd
  • Sub-Authorised Representative (#1003050) of Synectic Wealth Pty Ltd which is a Corporate Authorised Representative (#1250871) of Alliance Wealth Pty Ltd More information

Matt has a passion for helping people clearly understand their options and identify and achieve their personal, family and business goals.

He has worked in the financial services industry for over 20 years and holds the industry’s highest certification. He has been on the Top 50 Financial Advisers in Australia list seven times.

Matt was a Private Client Adviser with Shadforth Financial Group for 17 years, during which time he worked closely with Synectic as an external adviser to many of our clients. He joined Synectic in 2017 and became a director in 2018.

Matt’s qualifications in Accounting and Financial Planning position him well to work intelligently with the accountants, tax specialists and business advisers at Synectic, putting him in a great position to deliver holistic advice.

Matt enjoys spending time with his three sons and playing competitive squash.

Accounting & Advisory

Vaughn Whish-Wilson

Vaughn Whish-Wilson

Principal
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Xero Certified Advisor

Vaughn is an experienced Senior Manager and Business Adviser who began his career with a small local firm in 2004 and joined Synectic in 2009. He became a Principal at Synectic in 2023, acknowledging the leadrership role he plays in our business, particularly in our business services team.

A highly valued mentor, leader and adviser, Vaughn has built long-lasting relationships with team members and clients across Tasmania. With a passion for helping business owners and entrepreneurs achieve their goals, he provides comprehensive financial guidance and strategic business and tax advice, holding particular expertise in the primary production and building & construction industries.

Vaughn lives with his wife and young family on their cattle farm just outside of Devonport. Running his own agri-business, Vaughn understands the challenges many of our clients face. He also takes great pride in serving on the board of a local children’s cancer charity, allowing him to contribute to a cause he cares deeply about and reinforcing his community connection values.

Kurtis Alexander

Kurtis Alexander

Principal
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Xero Certified Advisor

Kurtis had several years of experience in both multi-national and small local firms prior to joining Synectic in 2012. He became a Principal at Synectic in 2024, acknowledging the leadership and support he provides, particularly to the business services team.

Kurtis is passionate about collaborating with business owners in a variety of industries, including agriculture, construction, and medical services. Kurtis also harbours a special interest in technologies and software products that optimise business operations and efficiencies.

Outside the workplace, Kurtis has significant experience in affordable housing developments. This provides him insights into the challenges faced by our business clients, particularly in the construction domain, and allows him to contribute in a meaningful and tangible way to our local community. Kurtis enjoys travel, time out on the water in his boat, and relaxing with family and friends.

Fiona Kernan

Fiona Kernan

Senior Consultant
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)

Fiona joined Synectic in July 2019, following the merger of her and Wayne’s practice Kernan & Co Pty Ltd. Prior to commencing their own practice 22 years ago, Fiona worked in both large multi national and small accounting firms in Canberra, Melbourne and Launceston. Fiona has worked in business services and taxation for over 35 years. She works with many medical and allied health professionals and has an interest in primary production, having a family farm background. In her leisure time Fiona enjoys watching and playing tennis, walking and spending time at the beach with their adult children.

Cath Fleming

Cath Fleming

Senior Manager
  • Certified Practising Accountant (CPA)
  • Certificate in Corporate Governance
  • Xero Certified Advisor

With over 30 years’ experience in public practice, Cath has spent her career working in both multi-national and locally-owned firms in Tasmania and the Northern Territory. Cath specialises in taxation and business advisory services for businesses across a diverse range of industries. The highlights of her role are spending time with clients and working within the ever changing landscape of the business environment. Cath values respect and awareness of individual values, needs and preferences as key to achieving positive outcomes. She enjoys travel and cooking (well, more eating really!).

Chantelle Cox

Chantelle Cox

Senior Manager
  • Bachelor of Business (B.Bus)
  • Xero Certified Advisor

Chantelle began her career in 1994 in Burnie as an Undergraduate; six years later she moved to Kernan & Co in Launceston, where she spent the next nineteen years. Joining Synectic in mid-2019, Chantelle brings 25 years’ experience providing taxation, accounting and business services to a broad range of clients, including a particular expertise in the medical and allied professionals industry. She enjoys spending time with her two children and working with her husband on their family farm.

Linda West

Linda West

Senior Manager
  • Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA)
  • Registered Tax Agent (RTA)
  • Diploma in Australian Taxation Law
  • Xero Certified Adviser

Linda has over 20 years’ accounting experience, including seven years in private enterprise. She manages a diverse range of clients, including high net worth individuals and small to large enterprises, and assists in all areas of taxation, accounting and business advisory services. She prides herself on being available to support her clients whenever they need guidance and advice. Linda volunteers her time on not-for-profits’ boards and assists sporting clubs in various roles. She enjoys keeping fit and playing sport, particularly basketball, and is studying for a Graduate Diploma in Applied Tax Law with the Taxation Institute of Australia.

Tiffany Proctor

Tiffany Proctor

Client Manager
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Xero Certified Adviser

Tiffany began her career with us in 2016 after graduating with a double Bachelor degree, majoring in Accounting and Sociology. Starting out specialising in audit, she has developed extensive experience across various accounting and advisory roles with Synectic. Tiffany is a valued mentor in her team and has built strong relationships with her clients. Tiffany relishes challenges and enjoys travel, good food (especially when combined!), a good book, and a well made cup of tea.

Gabrielle Connor

Gabrielle Connor

Senior Accountant
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Xero Certified Advisor
  • Xero Payroll Certified

Gabbi started with Synectic in 2016 as an undergraduate accountant, completing her degree later that year, and the Chartered Accountants Program in 2021. She had previously gained experience in customer service, was on the Dean’s Honour Role 2014, a Member of the Golden Key Honour Society, and Student Ambassador CPA Australia. Gabbi began her career with Synectic specialising in self-managed super funds and is now an experienced accountant and business adviser, who offers invaluable support to her team.

Sharni Jago

Sharni Jago

Senior Accountant
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Xero Certified Advisor
  • Xero Payroll Certified

Sharni started with Synectic‘s growing audit team as an Undergraduate in mid-2017, with over nine years’ experience in customer service roles. Highly motivated, Sharni has since gained extensive experience in tax and accounting and completed the Chartered Accountants Program in 2021. She was drawn to this profession due to the rapport building nature of the role and the opportunities it presents to get up close and assist businesses. Sharni likes discovering Tasmania and spending time with her young family.

Mehreen Mohammadi

Mehreen Mohammadi

Senior Accountant
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Xero Certified Advisor
  • Xero Payroll Certified

Enthusiastic and optimistic, Mehreen’s key professional focus in on building positive client relationships. Joining Synectic in early 2022 with two years’ experience in public accounting, Mehreen completed the Chartered Accountants program in 2023. Mehreen has also been a teachers’ assistant, provided interpreting services to migrant students and families, and is an art lover who sketches and paints in her free time. She also loves kayaking, tennis, and spending time with family and friends (most importantly, her sisters dogs!).

Millicent Young

Millicent Young

Senior Accountant
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Xero Certified Adviser
  • Xero Payroll Certified
  • Figured Certified Adviser

Millie graduated from an Accelerated Bachelor of Business in 2021 and was admitted to the Deans Honour Roll. She came into our business services team later that year after gaining six months experience in a national firm. A high-achiever, she was awarded Synectic‘s ‘UTas Scholarship in Business’ in 2019, and has already completed the Chartered Accountants program. Millie is Treasurer and a Non-Executive Director for the Launceston Tornadoes. A bright, happy and dedicated person, she raises her hand to all opportunities. A little bit dog crazy, Millie also enjoys working on her family’s beef farm.

Emma Penney

Emma Penney

Senior Accountant
  • Provisional Member of CA ANZ
  • Bachelor of Business (B.Bus)
  • Xero Certified Adviser
  • Xero Payroll Certified

Emma joined Synectic as an undergraduate in 2019 and completed studying a Bachelor of Business at the end of 2020. She is now undertaking the challenging Chartered Accountants program. Emma has become a valued support to our undergraduates and graduates, providing them training and guidance as they develop in their own careers. A competitive sprinter, she also enjoys being with friends, family and her dogs, and working on the family farm.

Kalila Atkins-Denby

Kalila Atkins-Denby

Accountant
  • Provisional Member of CA ANZ
  • Bachelor of Business (B.Bus)
  • Xero Certified Adviser
  • Xero Payroll Certified

Joining Synectic in 2019, Kalila completed studying for her Bachelor of Business in 2020 and began the CA Program the very next year. Her experiences as a support worker and in the food industry have given her the ability to build trusting relationships and work with a diverse range of people. She is now applying those traits and her love of a face-paced workplace to her role in our accounting and advisory team. A fit and active mum, Kalila loves time with her young family, racing motorbikes and playing football.

Jasper Zhang

Jasper Zhang

Accountant
  • Associate Member of CPA
  • Bachelor of Business (BBus)
  • Xero Certified Advisor
  • Xero Payroll Certified

Jasper joined Synectic as a graduate accountant in mid-2022 after graduating from UTas. A fervent learner, during his studies Jasper was admitted to the UTas Deans Honour Roll and received a CPA Prize for academic excellence. Jasper speaks English and Mandarin and has studied in both China and Australia. He is enjoying making Tasmania home and is relishing learning practical skills in accounting and tax preparation.

Samuel Heathcote

Samuel Heathcote

Accountant
  • Bachelor of Business (BBus)

Sam joined our business services team as an undergraduate in mid-2022 while in his final year of a Bachelor of Business at UTas. He is beginning his accounting career with a specialisation in self-managed superannuation fund administration. Samuel is enjoying growing in the role as he gains practical skills and a broad exposure to tax and accounting.

Luke Brydon

Luke Brydon

Accountant
  • Currently studying Bachelor of Business (BBus)
  • Xero Certified Advisor
  • Xero Payroll Certified

Luke started his Bachelor of Business in 2021, joining our business services team in mid-2022 to begin his career in accounting while studying at UTas. Luke has a passion for the world of business, accounting and finance. He has also run a small photography business, which gave him some experience in business management and an understanding of the issues that affect small businesses.

Zoe McGuire

Zoe McGuire

Accountant
  • Currently studying Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Xero Certified Advisor
  • Xero Payroll Certified

Zoe is a bubbly member of our team who relishes being a go-to person for our clients and staff. She has always enjoyed building strong relationships with her positive, can-do attitude. After around five years at Synectic in a client services administrator role Zoe is undertaking further studies and has moved into a technical role in our business services team. Zoe spends as much time as possible with friends and family, likes to keep fit, and loves road-tripping and fishing with her partner.

Olivia Michajlow

Olivia Michajlow

Client Services Administrator
  • Certificate III in Business Administration

Choosing a career change from hairdressing, Olivia joined Synectic as our receptionist in 2010. Her role has grown as she has embraced responsibility for the daily administration of the firm while continuing to bring her vibrancy to our phones and front desk. With an ongoing involvement in the Latrobe Football Club (as Ambassador in 2011-12), Olivia also enjoys a variety of water sports and the odd quiet moment of reading.

Hillary Schofield

Hillary Schofield

Client Services Administrator
  • Diploma in Business

Returning from NSW to her hometown on the north-west coast of Tassie, Hillary joined us in late 2023 armed with over seven years’ experience in professional administrative support. Her knack for problem-solving and keen communication skills help her seamlessly navigate an enormous variety of tasks and deliver excellent services to our clients. Hillary’s commitment to professional growth is evident in her successful completion of a Diploma of Business. Outside work, she stays physically active and indulges in her passion for refurbishing old furniture into Hamptons style.

Audit & Assurance

Claire Smith

Claire Smith

Principal
  • Fellow – Certified Practising Accountant (FCPA)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)
  • Advanced Diploma of Business Management
  • Member - Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD)
  • Associate Member - Institute of Internal Auditors (AMIIA)
  • Internal Quality Auditor

Claire is senior executive and accountant with almost 20 years’ experience across the private and public sectors. Joining Synectic in 2021, her work history goes beyond traditional accounting and finance roles, spanning hospitality, recruitment, resource consulting, and local government. Claire became a Principal at Synectic in 2024, acknowledging the leadership roles she holds in our business, particularly in our Advisory and Assurance team.

Claire is President at the Devonport Chamber of Commerce and Industry and serves as a volunteer board member for a not-for-profit organisation. These involvements reflect her profound commitment to community and comprehensive understanding of the challenges and prospects facing many of our clients.

Always striving for excellence, Claire also represents her profession on several industry bodies. She is a Tasmanian Divisional Councillor for CPA Australia, a graduate of the 2019 Tasmanian Leaders Program, an independent member of the Department of Treasury and Finance Audit & Risk Management Committee and Chair of the Institute of Internal Auditors (Tasmanian Chapter).

Her strengths include leadership, strategy and business development, stakeholder engagement, project management, financial reporting, management accounting, and governance. She has an extensive background in risk management, quality assurance, compliance, human resources, workforce development, economic development, and digital transformation.

A foodie at heart Claire enjoys cooking up a storm, and appreciates spending time outdoors in the sun and experiencing different cultures.

Alyssa Mahar

Alyssa Mahar

Client Manager – Advisory Services
  • Associate Member CPA Australia
  • Bachelor of Business (B.Bus)
  • Sumday Certified Advisor

Alyssa launched her public accounting career at Synectic and later enriched her expertise during a tenure at a specialised sustainability consulting firm, delving into the dynamic field of Carbon Accounting and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG). We are thrilled to have Alyssa return to Synectic, where she works closely with clients to assess their carbon impact and offers strategic solutions for effectively managing and reporting on sustainability initiatives.

Alyssa Howlett

Alyssa Howlett

Senior Auditor
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Bachelor of Business (B.Bus)

Alyssa graduated from the University of Tasmania in 2017 and started her career at Synectic that year, specialising in audit. She previously gained experience in audit and taxation through vocational internship opportunities, developing a sound understanding of client needs. Alyssa enjoys using her analytical skills to help clients and likes to take on challenges.

Naomi Byrne

Naomi Byrne

Auditor
  • Currently studying Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)
  • Certificate III in Business

Naomi came to our audit team in early-2022 after an exciting overseas adventure with her family. For over two years she continued her university studies while living in Europe, where she also started learning French. Naomi has over 5 years‘ experience auditing associations, clubs and small businesses and over 14 years’ administrative experience.

Jenny Davis

Jenny Davis

Auditor
  • Currently studying Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Certificate III in Business Administration
  • Certificate IV in Financial Services

Jenny joined our rapidly growing Launceston team in 2019 as a client services administrator in our audit team. She has extensive experience across a range of industries, including retail and financial services, and roles, including service, administration and management. Jen is now undertaking further studies and has moved into a technical role, specialising in self-managed superannuation fund audits. Jenny’s friendly, patient manner and can-do approach make her an asset to our team. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family, gardening and being outdoors.

Wealth Management – Financial Services & SMSF

Peter-James Cameron

Peter-James Cameron

Financial Adviser
  • Bachelor International and Global Studies (Honours) (BInt)
  • Graduate Certificate of Finance (GradCertFin)
  • Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning (AdvDipFP)
  • Associate of the FPA
  • Sub-Authorised Representative (#41266801) of Synectic Wealth Pty Ltd which is a Corporate Authorised Representative (#1250871) of Alliance Wealth Pty Ltd More information

PJ moved from Sydney to Tasmania to join Synectic in 2021. He has been in the financial services industry since 2014 and brings with him a range of experience gained in leading institutional super funds, boutique advisory firms, and funds management.

With a focus on delivering high quality, empathetic advice, PJ enjoys working with people to develop clear financial plans, structure assets intelligently, invest with confidence, and manage risk along the way. His areas of expertise include wealth management, superannuation, retirement planning, self-managed super funds, direct equities, structuring, and personal insurances.

PJ is driven to make a difference to people and his community. He is looking forward to embracing life in Tasmania with his young family; he may even rediscover his love of rock climbing with the famous Dolerite crags of Launceston’s Cataract Gorge on his doorstep!

Pettina Borlini

Pettina Borlini

Senior Manager
  • Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)
  • Diploma Financial Planning (DipFP)

Pettina assists with Managing Synectic’s Financial Planning team. An experienced Financial Planner and Accountant, specialising in wealth creation, superannuation, estate planning, budgeting and personal insurances, she has been in the accounting and financial planning industry since 1991. She has also setup and operated two successful accounting and financial planning firms, giving her deep insight into the needs of small business operators. Pettina enjoys travel to warm destinations, time with her family and friends, Pilates, regular walks and fishing.

Sam Astell

Sam Astell

Financial Planning Associate
  • Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning (GradDipFP)
  • Certified Practising Valuer (CPV)
  • Associate of the Australian Property Institute (AAPI)
  • Graduate Diploma of Property (GradDipProp)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

Sam completed his Diploma of Financial Planning after a successful career as a professional property valuer spanning well over 15 years, here on the North West Coast of Tasmania. Passionate about finance and investing, with over 20 years of personal investment experience, Sam thrives on helping people achieve their personal and financial goals. Sam loves everything outdoors, health and fitness! After a long career playing football, you’ll now find Sam mountain bike riding, in the ocean, snowboarding, doing martial arts, running and spending quality time with his partner and two young, active sons.

Kerrie Stephenson

Kerrie Stephenson

SMSF Client Manager
  • Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)
  • Professional Certificate in Self Managed Superannuation Funds (PC.SMSF)
  • Member – Institute of Public Accountants (IPA)

With a history in audit, taxation and office management, Kerrie joined Synectic’s self-managed superannuation fund team in 2010. Kerrie is passionate about helping our clients grow their funds. She manages our Hobart office and is an invaluable staff mentor, responsible for training many of our undergraduate accountants in the SMSF role. A wife and mother of four children, Kerrie is kept busy with family activities. She has spent time volunteering at her children’s school and acted as treasurer on the school committee.

Kim Murray

Kim Murray

SMSF Client Manager
  • Professional Certificate in Self Managed Superannuation Funds (PC.SMSF)
  • Associate Diploma in Accounting (AdvDipAcc)

Kim has been with the firm for almost 20 years in various roles including secretary, financial planning administrator, and personal assistant. She joined our self-managed super fund specialists in 2009 and has developed extensive experience in fund administration. On completion of her Professional Certificate in 2013 Kim was awarded ‘Most Distinguished Student’ in Australia. A highly committed family person, Kim is passionate about learning new skills and assisting others both inside and outside work.

Sommer French

Sommer French

Paraplanner
  • Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning (GradDipFP)
  • Bachelor of Business (B.Bus)

Sommer joined our growing Financial Planning team in 2019 during the final stages of completing her Bachelor of Business. She has since completed a Diploma of Financial Planning and has developed a deep understanding of investment, taxation, estate and succession planning. Sommer is passionate about business, accounting and finance. A keen basketball player, coach, umpire and committee member, she also enjoys playing football, walking her dog and helping her parents on their farm.

Sarah Holland

Sarah Holland

Client Services Administrator - Financial Services
  • Certificate III in Business Administration

Sarah joined our financial advisory services team in 2019 with over 15 years of experience in administration, finance and client service roles. A friendly, responsive and open team member, she is Secretary of and plays with the Devonport City Brass Band.

Practice Administration Team

Naomi Close

Naomi Close

Administration & Finance Manager
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Xero Payroll Certified

Naomi began her career with Synectic in 1997 and has specialised in accounting, taxation, audit and business advisory services. Over many years practising as an accountant, she developed a loyal client base and is particularly valued for her mentorship with new accountants. Naomi moved into the Administration Manager role in 2014. She now holds responsibility for our office accounting and management and leads our dynamic administration team. Naomi finds parenting extremely rewarding and enjoys time with her husband and three children.

Suze Atkinson

Suze Atkinson

Project & Communications Manager
  • Bachelor of Business (B.Bus)
  • Diploma of Applied Design

Suze has been involved with the firm in various roles since staring on reception in Devonoprt in 1990. She relocated for study and family and was supported to work remotely for many years until our Launceston office opened in 2013. In her current role, she focuses on our visual identity, the growth of our business, and the implementation of best practices that support great outcomes for clients and staff. Suze has a passion for design, travel and trekking, and enjoys camping and kayaking around Tasmania with her family.

Liz Kirkland

Liz Kirkland

Personal Assistant to the Directors
  • Diploma of Business Administration

Liz is an administration professional who built her career in Tasmania and overseas before joining Synectic in 2008. She provides enthusiastic, professional support to the Directors, and knows just about everything in the firm! Liz is Secretary for the Spreyton Primary School Association. She enjoys travelling and camping with her husband and children, and socialising with her friends and “unreasonably large” extended family. She also gains great satisfaction from beating Kristy in the #teamsynectic Devonport Park Run!

Bianca Redpath

Bianca Redpath

Administration & Finance Assistant

Bianca was previously with our firm for eight years as an Administration Assistant, before spending time in her family business. Re-joining Synectic in 2016, Bianca has brought a wealth of practical administration and book-keeping experience to support our administration team. With her prior experience with our firm, Bianca has developed many long-term relationships and is a familiar, friendly face to many of our staff and clients.

Kaylee Thompson

Kaylee Thompson

Trainee Receptionist
  • Currently undertaking Certificate III in Business
  • Certificate III in Retail and in Hospitality

Joining us in October 2023 in our Devonport office, Kaylee brings a fresh personality and enthusiasm to our front desk. With a background in hospitality and retail, Kaylee is no stranger to delivering exceptional client service. One of the first things you‘ll notice is her infectious smile and can-do attitude. Eager to grow and develop in her new role, Kaylee is diving headfirst into a Traineeship program. Beyond her work, Kaylee’s energy and discipline show with her love of early-morning gym sessions.

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The team at Synectic are a pleasure to deal with. Friendly and professional.

I have found all Synectic staff, at all levels, to be very friendly and extremely helpful with any queries.

The combination of a team approach with individual attention has created greater clarity, confidence and ease around my business finances and growth… Ultimately, [Synectic’s] greatest asset is its incredibly approachable, honest and supportive people, who make you feel valued through encouraging open lines of communication.

The professional approach by all the staff is exemplary. I trust their advice, honesty and integrity and could not speak more highly of them as an accounting firm. They have earned our loyalty and respect over such a long time.

We were given a lot of help with our business needs. Everyone we dealt with in the firm was friendly and helpful.

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ABOUT US

Synectic is a Chartered Accounting and Advisory firm that brings together the skills of business advisers, accountants, taxation experts, financial planners, auditors, and self-managed superannuation experts.

Our team operates Tasmania-wide from Devonport, Hobart and Launceston offices.

Our mission is to enhance the prosperity of our people, clients and community.

We offer the depth of knowledge, specialist skills and resources usually associated with much larger firms. Yet our size, availability and flexibility enables us to develop an in-depth understanding of your business and financial affairs.

CONTACT US

Devonport
A: 49 Best Street, Devonport
P: (03) 6424 1451

Hobart
A: 30 Burnett Street, North Hobart
P: (03) 6239 4900

Launceston
A: Level 3, 46 St John Street, Launceston
P: (03) 6337 6777

Office Contact
M: PO Box 6003, Devonport, TAS, 7310
E: [email protected]

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