Meet Us

We are qualified Chartered Accountants and Certified Practising Accountants who manage all aspects of Financial Management, Accounting and Strategy.

Meet Lidija, our Managing Director
Managing Director & Financial Management Specialist


Lidija is a senior finance executive with over 12 years’ experience in financial and operational management.  Lidija has significant ‘hands-on’ experience through roles as Audit Manager at KPMG, Financial Controller at Roger David Stores (100+ stores) and as General Manager of Finance & Administration at Daiso Japan, a Japanese variety start-up with 30+ stores across Australia.


Lidija is a qualified Accountant, member of ICAA and brings value to her clients through her strong Accounting & Audit experience as well as significant practical industry experience which is an important aspect of being a SME business advisor.


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Meet Anton, Director of Cloud Accounting
Director, Cloud Accounting & Technology Specialist


Anton is a senior finance executive with over 11 years’ experience in business advisory across various industries through previous consulting roles at KPMG and PwC.  Anton is very results driven and brings value to his clients by utilising his extensive insights and experience in providing Financial Management services to businesses of all sizes across various industries.


Anton is a qualified Accountant, member of CPA Australia, Board Member & Treasurer of TLC for Kids – an Australia wide children’s charity.  Anton regularly contributes to the development of commercial practice on SME growth, strategic accounting, finance and tax as an industry based Academic at La Trobe Business School.


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Meet Kathy, our Client Relationship Manager
Client Relationship Manager


Kathy is our Client relationship manager with over 10 years’ experience in business an operational management. She strives to establish and develop strong relationships with our clients to support their business growth, satisfaction and return business.


Kathy is very results driven and is passionate about small business growth. She aims to leave a lasting impression with our clients by ensuring our team is always exceeding expectations.


Kathy has a Diploma of Business Administration, Business Administration, Management and Bookkeeping. In her spare time, Kathy enjoys going for walks, reading and watching movies.

Meet Tom, our Cloud Accountant
Cloud Accountant


Tom is passionate about all things that relate to cloud accounting, and rightly so, as it has opened up so many opportunities, efficiencies and reduced costs for our clients.


Tom works closely with the team in supporting UPTURN’s Financial Management and outsource solutions for SME’s – a segment of the market that struggles to find such a specialised service. He brings to UPTURN a strong work ethic, focus and dedication to continuously bring out the best of the team for the benefits of our clients.


Tom is a qualified Accountant, member of CPA Australia and supports various charities through volunteering.  In his spare time, Tom enjoys playing tennis and spending time on the beach.

Contact us to discuss how UPTURN Business Advisory™ can empower your business.