As Topdocs National Manager, Training and Advice, Michael is responsible for the development and delivery of Topdocs training courses, technical training and technical advice and consulting, regularly presenting at conferences, seminars, professional development days and webinars.
Michael has worked extensively in the Trustee, Tax and Superannuation industries throughout his career, both in Australia and overseas, including positions as State Manager of a Statutory Trustee Company, and senior positions within a financial services group based across the Asia-Pacific region.
A Member of the SMSF Association, Michael is a Specialist SMSF Auditor (SSAud).
Also a member of ASFA, Michael is Chair of the ASFA Victorian SMSF Committee and is a member of the national ASFA Standing Advisory Panels on SMSFs and Taxation.
Michael is an expert in all aspects of SMSF and Estate Planning and Taxation advice. He is an Authorised Representative (Financial Planner), Accountant, Registered Tax Agent and Registered SMSF Auditor and is a Fellow of the Executor and Trustee Institute and Institute of Public Accountants.
His tertiary qualifications extend across accounting, superannuation management and financial planning. Michael has provided countless technical papers and articles for the superannuation and finance industry including specialist and general business media.