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. Meschel has also been nominated as Female Accountant of the Year for the 2018 and 2019 years.
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.
Kavitha - Accountant
Kavitha is an experienced accountant worked in accounting professional practice for over Seven years. She enjoys variety and working with both individuals and businesses to help them achieve their accounting and financial goals. Her enthusiasm and eagerness to learn is compounded by her experience at various firms and makes her a great member. Kavitha is professional and approachable and would be more than happy to assist you with your accounting and taxation needs.
Cheryl - Reception
A skilled Receptionist and Administration Assistant, Cheryl has over 21 years of experience across all areas of office procedures within the Accounting industry. Cheryl joined Mentor Group in April 2019 and is the person who answers the phone and directs your calls. At Mentor Group, Cheryl is looking forward to developing professional relationships with our clients and providing a high level of customer service.
Luke Broxton - Financial Adviser and Private Wealth Manager
Luke has been in the financial services industry since 1998. He has worked in a various administration and management roles across numerous large Australian Superannuation Funds. He has worked as a Financial Planner since 2006 and thoroughly enjoys helping his clients meet their goals and objectives. His goal is to provide holistic advice to his clients ensuring that they receive the most appropriate strategies and solutions. Luke holds an Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning) through Kaplan education and has RG146 accreditation.
Representative of Akambo Pty Ltd t/a Mentor Group Wealth Management
ABN 652-339-396-29| AFSL 322056
Akambo Pty Ltd
AFSL No: 322056
Level 14, 379 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000