Kelly Moore is a Director at Meridian Corporate Consultants with extensive experience in senior financial and governance advisory roles. Kelly is a qualified Chartered Accountant and Chartered Company Secretary.
Having previously held senior roles providing corporate accounting and governance services to a wide range of entities, Kelly has gained a wealth of experience in the financial reporting and compliance requirements of companies, both listed and unlisted. Kelly previously worked in audit and assurance at PricewaterhouseCoopers Perth, which has provided her with additional experience in the preparation of financial statements and a detailed knowledge of both ASIC and ASX compliance requirements.
Kelly holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia majoring in Accounting and Finance, is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and an associate member of the Governance Institute of Australia.
Meagan Hamblin is a Director of Meridian Corporate Consultants with extensive experience in financial reporting, corporate accounting, advisory services, training and workshop facilitation. Meagan is a Chartered Accountant and a certified Xero advisor.
Having previously held roles in audit and advisory at Deloitte Perth, Meagan has experience across a diverse portfolio of listed and unlisted companies of providing technical accounting advice, financial statement preparation, accounting training and design-led workshop facilitation.
Meagan’s recent experience also includes being part of the statutory reporting team at Wesfarmers, which involved preparing the Wesfarmers Annual Report, board reporting, providing technical accounting advice to the Wesfarmers Group and facilitating accounting training.
Meagan holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia majoring in financial accounting, management accounting and corporate finance. Meagan is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and is actively involved with the organisation, having previously held the position as chair of the Young Chartered Accountants Committee and is currently a member of the Chartered Accountants in Business Panel. Meagan was the recipient of the Chartered Accountants President Prize for 2019, recognising her contribution to the organisation and the wider not-for profit community.
Michelle Kennedy is a Manager at Meridian Corporate Consultants with extensive experience in audit and assurance, financial reporting and corporate accounting across a wide range of industries. Michelle is a qualified Chartered Accountant.
Michelle was previously a manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers Perth (PwC) and has over 7 years’ experience in audit and assurance. During her time at PwC she completed a secondment in Toronto, Canada working with clients in both Mining and Banking sectors. Her roles in audit and assurance have given her experience in wide range of industries, mostly specialising in the Mining and Resources industry. She has extensive experience working with both ASX listed and large private companies. Her most recent experience includes a role at Wesfarmers in the statutory reporting team where she was involved in system implementation, preparation of statutory financial reports, board reporting and preparation of technical accounting advice.
Michelle holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia majoring in Financial Accounting and Corporate Finance with a minor in Business Law and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
Wendi Ng is a Senior Accountant at Meridian Corporate Consultants with extensive financial reporting and accounting experience across various sectors. Wendi is a qualified Chartered Accountant.
Wendi brings her diverse skillsets and a different perspective as a financial accountant from having worked in accounting advisory, audit and assurance and corporate tax at Deloitte Perth. Through this experience, Wendi has gained exposure to key accounting and tax compliance matters across various industries. Wendi has experience in financial statements preparation, tax effective accounting and providing accounting advice and support to the finance function.
Wendi holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree from the University of Western Australia majoring in Financial Accounting and Corporate Finance, and a Graduate Diploma of Taxation from University of Sydney. Wendi is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
Patricia Boschini is a Senior Accountant at Meridian Corporate Consultants with broad management and accounting experience amongst a variety of sectors. Patricia is a qualified Certified Practising Accountant.
Patricia has over 12 years experience predominantly within management accounting, which she gained from Australian listed and unlisted companies in the publishing, mining and hospitality sector. She also has several years experience working in London in the private equity and not for profit sector. Patricia has extensive experience in preparing management accounts, budgets and forecasting and cash flow reporting, gained in several management positions. Her recent experience was Financial Controller at Aspermont Limited, which involved managing the finance function at the head office.
Patricia holds a Master of Accounting degree from Curtin University of Technology. Patricia is a member of the Certified Practising Accountants Australia.
Arupa Chudgar is a Senior Bookkeeper at Meridian Corporate Consultants with extensive experience in the audit, corporate, retail and not for profit sectors. Arupa is a qualified Chartered Certified Accountant.
She brings a diverse skill set acquired from having worked at KPMG’s audit division, BankWest Financial and Business divisions and NDIS service providers. She has experience in bookkeeping, providing recommendations on internal controls, preparation of management and financial reports, budgets, forecast and cashflow reporting.
Arupa is proficient in both Xero and MYOB accounting systems. She is detail focused and organised.
Arupa is a qualified member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and a graduate of CPA Kenya.
Hayden Atterton is a Graduate Accountant at Meridian Corporate Consultants.
With a strong enthusiasm for the world of commerce, Hayden is determined to expand his skillset and area of expertise. He believes that the exposure to a wide range of tasks and responsibilities will be paramount in his journey to becoming a well-rounded and reliable accountant.
Hayden graduated from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Commerce degree, majoring in Accounting and Marketing. He is currently working towards his Chartered Accountant qualification.
experience and expertise
Working closely with the board of directors and senior management to implement appropriate accounting systems including the finalisation of a suitable chart of accounts and the training of staff in the use of new accounting systems.
reverse take overs
Liaising with ASX advisors to meet compliance requirements, management of company records, liaising with directors, legal counsel and share registries of both entities for completion, preparation of reverse takeover accounting.
Initial public offerings
Drafting of offer documentation, liaising with legal counsel, working closely with exchange advisors to meet compliance requirements, preparation of cash flow models, management and reconciliation of cash receipts, liaising with share registry.
Drafting of offer documentation, due diligence reviews and meetings, liaising with legal counsel and share registry, management and reconciliation of cash receipts, preparation of required ASX announcements and ASIC forms.
cash flow forecasting
Building 3-way cash flow forecasts as well as the preparation of general purpose rolling cash flow forecasts to assist the board of directors with the cash management of their organisations.
debt for equity swaps
Drafting of agreements, drafting of notice of meeting for shareholder approval, management of shareholder proxy voting, management of the shareholder meeting including required ASX reporting, liaising with share registry for completion.
Drafting of placement agreements, management and reconciliation of cash receipts, liasing with share registary for completion and preparation of required ASX announcements and ASIC forms.
Drafting of agreements and notice of meeting for shareholder approval, due diligence review, liaising with exchange advisers and legal counsel, management of shareholder meetings and proxy voting including all ASX reporting.
Timely preparation of special purpose and general purpose half-year and annual financial reports to meet entity reporting obligations and complete management of the audit and review process.