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Established in 1995 Allen & Co Accountants is focused on it's clients, the community and people.  Our success is a direct result of the achievements of our client's and their continued growth and prosperity.  We are committed to providing superior customer service and efficiency whilst trying to add as much value as possible to obtain the best possible outcome for our clients.

Our People

Much of the success of Allen & Co Accountants lies with the people involved.  You can be assured that every person you deal with is friendly and committed to maintaining a superior level of customer service.

Richard Allen

IPA Member of the Year 2017
Richard is the principal of the firm and has been working in the accounting field for nearly 40 years. He worked in both commerce and private practice before establishing the firm in July 1995.  Richard specialises in business consulting services, and enjoys working closely with clients to achieve their business aspirations and goals. He has attained Fellow status as a member of both the Institute of Public Accountants and the Taxation Institute of Australia.

He is a current member of the SANFL Commission after serving for 12 years on the board of the Sturt Football Club, including 6 as President. Richard also has strong links to the Arts community, and is a current member of the SALA Board.

Leanne Fowler

Leanne has over 30 years extensive experience as a chartered accountant.  Leanne specialises in assisting medium and small businesses with all of their accounting, taxation and audit requirements.  She also has considerable experience in dealing with complex taxation rulings and objections.

Catherine Sweeney

Practice Manager/PA
Catherine is our Practice Manager and Richard's personal assistant.  She has been working with Richard since 1991 and is our ASIC expert.  Catherine can assist with all corporate ASIC requirements and is expert in many payroll matters.

Elle Karnaros

Welcome Elle to the team at Allen & Co Accountants. 
Elle is our new Receptionist and Office Administrator. She is very efficient, professional & engaging and looks forward to meeting you all.Please introduce yourself next time you call. We wish her well and know she will do a fantastic job.

Philip Grudnoff

Bookkeeper – Xero Specialist
Philip is a Xero Expert & Small Business Advisor who has been in the small business industry for over 20 years. He is a Registered BAS Agent with the Tax Practitioners Board of Australia and a full member of The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers.  Philip can assist you with all your Xero & Bookkeeping requirements and you are invited to make appointments for his assistance, either onsite or in our offices.
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