Bill Beard
Senior Consultant - Ballarat

Bill is a Senior Consultant in the Business Advisory division in Ballarat. Bill has over 45 years of experience in the accounting profession across Australia, having joined RSM in 1977.

With his extensive experience in agriculture and small to medium size businesses, Bill works closely with business owners to help them reach their goals.

Bill prides himself on providing prompt responses and solutions, and delivering a premium service to his clients.

Bill is a highly regarded provider of succession planning advice across Victoria and New South Wales. His passion is to assist farmers to keep the family in the farm and the farm in the family.

When Bill isn't working, you might find him watching a game of AFL with his family.


Bill provides a range of solutions to clients including:


  •   Bill has made numerous presentations dealing with taxation, in particular, tax minimisation and superannuation issues.
  •   Presenting succession planning workshops as a registered training provider.
  •   Contributed to numerous article publications including the Ballarat Courier and The Weekly Times.


  •   Member, CPA
  •   Member, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ)


  •   Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
  •   Certificate IV Workplace Assessment and Training