Rick began his career in 1991 and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1996. He joined Brentnalls SA in November 2000 as an Associate and soon became a Partner in 2003.
Rick is now Managing Partner at Brentnalls SA
Rick has a passion for working with small to large sized enterprises and high net worth individuals. His particular area of expertise are centred around business advisory services including, strategic planning and management, benchmarking, cash flow planning, taxation, wealth creation planning, finance and is involved in advisory board meetings.
Rick attained the status of a Fellow of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand on 24 November 2009, completed the Institute of Company Directors course in 2010 and his other qualifications include a Diploma of Financial Services.
Rick was appointed on the Board of Northern Adelaide Medicare Local on 21 January 2013, which will now become the new Primary Health Network for the Metropolitan region of SA.
In 2009, Rick was appointed Chair of the Brentnalls Pty Ltd National Affiliation and served as Vice Chair for four years prior to his Chair appointment. Rick is on various Advisory and Executive Boards for various SME and large businesses.
In 1998 Rick was awarded the Institute of Company Directors Leadership Award while undertaking the Enterprise Workshop Course.
Rick commenced his involvement with the Adelaide Industry Leaders Group in September 2014 and is a keen member of the Rotary Club of Adelaide South and was the President of the Club for 2013/2014 year. He has held a Board position as Honorary Treasurer of Inner West BEC, who assist the general and business community in creating jobs in SA and helping small businesses to grow.