Michael has over 30 years experience in the Chartered Accountancy profession and has been with Taurus for over 17 of those years, being a foundation member of the team that started Taurus Group Ltd in April 2000. In that time, he has developed expertise in providing business advisory services to his clients in the hospitality, transport, service and retail sectors. Michael also has experience in mergers and acquisitions, start-ups and business sales, business valuations and trusts, working on special projects in those fields.
In addition to his Business Services role, Michael is also the CFO of Taurus Management Ltd (TML) and a Director and CFO of Taurus Artemis Ltd (TAL). TML and TAL both manage a number of proportional ownership property syndicates that own commercial and industrial properties throughout New Zealand, with a total portfolio value of over $40m. Duties include, preparation of the financial statements of the syndicates, day to day management of the syndicates, analysis of new opportunities and preparation of new offers to retail and wholesale investors.
Michael is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and is also a member of the institute of Financial Advisors (IFA).
After an active sporting life in his earlier years, his interests now include playing very social basketball and tennis, watching sport of all codes and coaching junior grade basketball.
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