Simpson Browne Limited
is a customer focused Chartered Accounting Firm
specialising in small and medium size businesses.
All of our team set out to ensure we provide the very best client focused service by having a strong understanding of our clients businesses, historically, today and into the future.
Russ's background includes senior financial management roles in a range of New Zealand Companies which include Turners and Growers Limited, and Tourism Holdings Limited. Along with this Russ spent some years overseas working in a range of Australian , London and European companies such as Oz Experience, Tate Gallery London, Rank Group PLC, and Inchcape Shipping PLC.
Russ decided he wanted to be a business owner in early 2006 and moved from Auckland to commence public practice as Simpson Browne Limited.
Chris is originally from Wellington but now calls the Bay of Plenty home having moved to Tauranga after completing his Degree at Waikato in 2000. Prior to his accounting career Chris’s background includes some time with the RNZAF and Lion Breweries. Since gaining his CA qualification Chris has worked for the IRD, Audit New Zealand and Public Practice where his experience includes a broad range of industries. Chris has also lived and worked in Vanuatu.. Along with this Chris has travelled fairly extensively and enjoys his Fishing and Rugby.
Vicki grew up in Waihi before moving to Auckland and settling into a career within the commercial sector of the medical industry, where various roles kept Vicki busy travelling with in New Zealand and across the ditch to Australia. In 2011 Vicki returned to this small slice of paradise and took up her current role with Simpson Browne with just a small break in 2015 to have her baby girl.
Minna is a Waihi local and has worked in public practice since 1993. Minna is our expert on farm accounting and can help on a wide range of business activities. Minna also runs Account ED our school accounting and administration practice servicing a wide base of schools based from Auckland through to Tauranga.
Catherine has been with the practice since 2006 and makes sure it runs smoothly. Cath deals with account queries and organises whatever needs doing.