Who We Are
Mark’s career spans over 20 years in management consulting with a global consulting firm and accounting including a number of years in commercial finance and management positions up to CFO-level, with fast growing public and private companies across a range of industries around Australia.
Mark provides high-level accounting and taxation services and strategic commercial advice to clients including private businesses, fast growing start-ups, and investors.
Mark has a passion for small and medium sized businesses - he grew up in one, has worked in them, and now runs one himself. He has spent his career diligently honing his skills and expertise. He's seen how businesses succeed across a variety of industries. He knows what works and what doesn't, and has a proven track record and a reputation for excellence.
He gained his Bachelor of Commerce and Master of Commerce (Information Systems) at the University of Queensland, and is a CPA and Registered Tax Agent.
Mark lives in the inner suburbs of Brisbane with his wife Leah and their three children, and is a past-National Treasurer for the not-for-profit organisation Coeliac Australia.
Bachelor of Commerce, UQ
Master of Commerce (Information Systems), UQ
Registered Tax Agent
Certificate of Public Practice - CPA Australia
Xero Advisor Certified
Certificate IV in Finance and Mortgage Broking
Diploma of Financial Planning
Member of CPA Australia
Member of Blockchain Australia
Property and Real Estate
Manufacturing and Construction
Engineering and Mining Services
Retail and Wholesale
Medical and Allied Health
Professional Services and Consulting
Tech & Start-ups
Woodward & Co. are a genuine, hard-working team who truly care about you and your business. Being a small team means you receive highly experienced, personalised service at a great price.
Leah's role is to ensure all the administrative bases are covered and to oversee the smooth operation of the practice. Leah is an expert in many apps and packages including Xero and MYOB.
Originally from the US, Leah holds a Bachelors degree from the University of Virginia as well as a Masters degree from the University of Queensland. Leah is a past Treasurer for a number of groups including a local P&C association and a national not-for-profit association.