Our People

Principal

Grant McCarthy (CPA, Registered Tax Agent)

Graduated at QUT (Gardens Point) with a Bachelor of Business (Accountancy) degree in 1989.

Grant has over 25 years experience in Public Practice – starting as a Graduate Accountant in 1990 and progressively taking on more responsibility with experience.

Grant acquired the practice where he was an employee on 1st July 1999 (formerly Arch Roggeveen & Associates).

Interests outside of work include tennis, maintaining his acreage property and spending time with his wife and three children.

Accounting Staff

Chris Receveur (Accountant)

Chris graduated in Accounting via the NZ Society of Accountants Accounting Graduation Programme.

Chris worked in the Audit Department of Touche Ross (now Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu) in New Zealand rising to Audit Manager – involved in audits of both listed and unlisted companies.

Chris has over 35 years experience in audit and taxation work both in Australia & New Zealand.

Chris was formerly a Partner in a Brisbane accounting firm in the early 90s. He has been with McCarthy & Co for over 20 years

Julie Munns

Graduated at QUT (Gardens Point) with a Bachelor of Business (Accountancy) degree.  Julie studied with Grant.

Julie spent a number of years at a Big 6 accountancy firm, assisting a broad range of clients on complex taxation matters. 

A love of travel and a desire for adventure led Julie to London, where she was a business analyst – responsible for developing and implementing systems at a number of global investment banks.  

Julie has been with McCarthy & Co over 2 years.

Administration Staff

Merle Mundy (Office Administration)

Merle has been with the business (and its various owners) since 1986.

Merle is an extremely dedicated and loyal member of the business.

Merle has deep knowledge of business and client matters and is a highly valued staff member.

Donna Singleton (Office Administration)

Donna has joined the business in September 2015.

Donna has over 14 years of Business Administration experience and has completed Certificate II and Certificate III in Business Administration.

Donna does valuable office administration work for the business.

Hannah Receveur (Office Administration)

Hannah provides administrative support services on a casual basis for the business whilst studying full-time at University.