Meschel Cains – Director and Principal
Meschel brings forward to Mentor Group over 26 years in public practice. She now oversees all tax planning and retirement issues, reviews all work for compliance and ensures the team are working with the firm’s clients to reach their goals. Meschel also has specialised knowledge in the area of rental investment.
Meschel’s high exposure to public practice gained over 26 years, inspired her early on to become a tax agent. With a determination to create a pathway for success, within one year she became a bookkeeper. Then, through studying evenings and gaining her qualifications, she progressed to become a Tax Agent and Accountant. Meschel has also successfully completed her Financial Advising requirements Diploma (RG146) together with Complex Trust, Tax and Property Law courses.
Moving forward, after much hard work, Meschel is now leading Mentor Group into a bright future. Never one to stand on her laurels, Meschel believes in continual professional development. She continues to study in the fields of finance and stays on the cutting-edge of accounting and tax, passing on the benefits to her team and in turn, Mentor Group’s clients.
Meena Kunissery – Certified Public Accountant
A highly experienced CPA, Meena initiated her career as a bookkeeper and continued to develop her accounting skills. Meena has since worked across a variety of areas as a CPA with clients from a broad range of industry sectors and of varying size and complexity.
Meena’s work with Mentor Group is particularly focused in the areas of individual tax returns and tax compliance related issues as well as providing value add services such as budgeting, forecasting and Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSFs).
Sara Beaman – Chartered Accountant
A Chartered Accountant (CA) with over eleven years’ experience, Sara initiated her career as a tax accountant and continued to develop her accounting and Self Managed Superannuation Fund skills. Sara is a Self Managed Super Fund Specialist with an abundance of technical knowledge and has worked across a variety of areas as a CA with clients from a broad range of industry sectors and of varying size and complexity.
Sara’s work with Mentor Group is particularly focused in the areas of Self Managed Superannuation Funds, individual tax returns and tax compliance related matters. She is a valued member of our team and specialist in her field.