Des, a partner at Coster Galgut and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, has been providing quality corporate advisory and tax consulting services for 20 years.
Des works closely with all his clients and has built a strong reputation for providing excellent business and tax advice across a broad range of clientele.
His clients include small-medium sized private companies and family groups.
Des has a strong commitment to his local community and acts as honorary treasurer to Doncare, a community service organisation in Manningham. Des also has a strong commitment to the jewish community and enjoys playing tennis.
Des is married and has two children who are now well and truly grown-up.
Martin has been a partner with Coster Galgut for ten years, having had significant prior experience with a large accounting firm. His clients are mainly small to medium sized family businesses with a strong emphasis on professionals.
Martin specialises in all aspects of accounting and taxation businesses and individuals. He has a vast knowledge on business valuations and due diligence matters and provides quality tax advice to all clients. Martin is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.
He is married and has three children. He is a devoted family man and keen golfer. He is also an ardent supporter of Arsenal Football club.
Lindsay is a founding member of Coster Galgut and now acts as a consultant to the firm.
Lindsay now specialises in providing audit services to self-managed superfunds for the firm's clients.
Lindsay works closely with all his clients to ensure compliance with self-managed superfund rules and advises on obtaining maximum tax benefits through their superannuation funds.
Lindsay has a strong commitment to his local community and undertakes pro-bono work for numerous small not-for-profit organisations, as well as having an active involvement with the Waverley Tennis Association.
When not helping his clients, he can usually be found on his bike.
Lindsay is married with two daughters.
Peter has been with Coster Galgut for eighteen years. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accounts and has extensive experience in all aspects of accounting and tax for small business and individuals.
Peter has been involved in many business restructures and valuations and has a strong technical knowledge of all tax matters, especially capital gains tax and fringe benefits tax.
Peter has developed a close woking relationship with clients and has a solid understanding of their business needs.
Peter is married and spends his leisure hours sailing and enjoys outdoor activities.
Nadia has been with Coster Galgut for eight years. She is a member of CPA Australia and has extensive experience in all aspects of accounting and tax for small business and individuals.
Nadia specialises in all aspects of self-managed superfunds, including accounting, tax and administration.
Nadia also has significant experience with Quickbooks and MYOB and advises clients in this area.
Nadia enjoys working closely with all her clients and has a reputation amongst her clients as being extremely efficient and reliable with her advice.
Nadia is married and enjoys reading and travelling within Australia.
Janice has been with Coster Galgut for twelve years and is a member of the Institiute of Public Accountants.
Janice has extensive experience in all aspects of accounting and tax for small business and individuals and has speciailist knowledge with Quickbooks and MYOB and advises clients in this area.
Janice works closely with all clients and has developed close working relationships with her clients. She is extremely efficient and provides excellent advice in all tax and accounting matters.
Janice is married with two children and enjoys boating and supporting her kids at basketball.
Christine is our office secretary, having joined us in May 2011.
Christine is the front face of Coster Galgut and is repsonsible for ensuring that all aspects of our office administration run efficiently. Since joining us, Christine has improved many of our office systems and is extremely efficient and accurate in all she does.
Christine will always ensure your queries are dealt with professionally and courteously.
In her leisure time Christine enjoys reading, walking, travelling and seeing friends.
Ann is our office administrator and manages our firm's internal records and accounts receivables and payable.
Ann is married to Lindsay, enjoys playing tennis and is an ardent Essendon fan.
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