Accountants and business advisers HLB Mann Judd Melbourne has expanded its team with two new appointments.
Adrian Kelly has joined as partner in its audit and assurance services division, and Bruce McMenamin has been appointed director in the corporate and business advisory division.
Jeff Long, managing partner of HLB Mann Judd Melbourne, said that the appointments enhance the firm’s risk and advisory offerings in the public and private sectors.
“Expanding our expertise in these areas is part of our long-term strategy and both Adrian and Bruce bring long-term experience and knowledge of the needs and challenges of Australian businesses, large and small, in the changing economic and legislative landscape.
“In particular, Adrian’s background in governance and risk management capabilities further strengthen our ability to help boards and executive teams effectively manage the risks impacting on their business.”
Mr Kelly has over 30 years’ experience in risk, assurance and advisory services. He was previously a partner at ShineWing Australia (formerly Moore Stephens Melbourne) and was managing partner at Moore Stephens Canberra. He has also worked at EY and KMPG.
Mr Kelly is a chartered accountant, registered company auditor, a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors, and chair of the audit committee of the Torres Strait Regional Authority. He holds a bachelor of financial administration from the University of New England.
Mr McMenamin joins HLB Mann Judd from PwC Private Clients and has particular expertise in tax structure, family business and succession, and business strategy. Prior to this he was a director with Howarth, where he established its corporate advisory function, and was also a partner with Evans Partners.
He holds a bachelor of business (accounting) from Monash University and is a chartered accountant.
HLB Mann Judd Melbourne is a firm of accountants and business advisers, and part of the HLB Mann Judd Australasian Association.