James is the founder and managing director of JY Accountants, providing a full suite of pro-active professional accounting and tax services. James is the “go-to man” for entrepreneurs and private businesses looking for expert tips and tricks on accounting and tax. James has over 15 years of experience in providing accounting and consulting services. In his previous role as a director of HLB Mann Judd, James looked after the business advisory division of the firm and was also a committee of a national tax division.
His knack for understanding people in business compliment a sharp set of accounting skills, allowing him to identify the core of what clients are experiencing and offer advice that extends beyond mere financial compliance and into valuable knowledge that produces real, sustainable growth. James serves as Chief Financial Officer for many companies, not only looking after the finance division of the businesses but also providing advices to help generating more profit and minimise costs. Having a hunger to be in business from a young age, by his twenties he was already operating his own sushi bar on the Gold Coast before establishing a business supporting international students and running an e-commerce business. His entrepreneurial mindset and experienced business insight underpin his drive to make a positive difference to other business owners. He also volunteers his time back into the community, undertaking treasurer roles at his local church.