Our People

Biography

Michelle is a specialist who truly understands the retail pharmacy industry armed with her 10 years of pharmacy experience and a background in science.

Michelle is able to provide sound advice and solutions to small and medium businesses and high net worth individuals on tax compliance and management reporting as well as a variety of pharmacy clients.

“I really enjoy working at RSM and helping solve problems and meeting my client’s needs.”

It is not uncommon to receive an email later on in the night from Michelle, as a night owl, she gets her best work done in the evening; however, she doesn’t expect a reply until the next day!

After her late nights, she enjoys checking out the best eateries in Sydney with her family and friends.

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Solutions Michelle provides 

  • Buying a pharmacy
  • Improving a pharmacy
  • Managing cashflow
  • Partnership and succession
  • Strategy and advice
  • Structures, finance and valuations

Significant Projects 

  • Managing large groups of business owners with multiple businesses across different states and territories.
  • Assisted  in transactions with multiple store acquisitions.

Associations 

  • Member, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Qualifications

  • Master of Accounting (Professional)
  • Bachelor of Science
Publications

"Just where has all the profit gone?"

19 March 2020
Without doubt, the most common question an accountant is asked: “why does my profit not equal the cash in my bank account?”. It is not uncommon that business owners do not understand this concept. This question can be answered by utilising budget and cashflow forecast modelling as a smarter approach to plan ahead, to avoi...

Know what's going on in your pharmacy

18 February 2020
‘Keeping your finger on the pulse’ —A fairly broad and widely used idiom in the business world, but what does it mean exactly for today’s pharmacy owners? We are now firmly in the era of data. Pharmacy owners now have the ability to access large quantities of financial information about their business and, indeed, the wider competition. Wh...

Surviving due diligence for a Pharmacy Business

1 January 2020
Buying a pharmacy should be treated like any other big investment or commitment you make in life. You’ll need to consider many factors like commitment, compatibility and what it is going to cost you financially and emotionally. This is why doing your homework is so important to help you understand what type of pharmacy you are buying. By ...

The ‘P’ in Pharmacy – It’s about Professionalism, not Price

9 September 2019
The ‘P’ in Pharmacy – It’s about Professionalism, not Price 2019 is an opportune time to consider your professional services offering and the value to pharmacy and customer alike. How can professional services impact my pharmacy? The Guild recently estimated that the latest round of price disclosure will reduce dispensary remunerat...

Budgeting and forecasting for your pharmacy business

30 July 2019
Having cash in your pharmacy business gives you the ability or confidence to make important decisions and provides you with a sense of security when you go to sleep at night. There is no doubt that cash is the oxygen of your business and, commonly enough, when it comes to tax time, we always ask, ‘If I made profit this year, w...