Brendan graduated from University of Queensland in December 2014 with a Bachelor of Commerce and Law. Brendan made the Dean's Honour Roll and received the Dean's Commendation for Academic Excellence in 2014. During his university studies, Brendan gained some valuable experience at various accounting firms where he undertook tax advisory and business services. He spent a further 7 months working for Ernst & Young in their Assurance division as a graduate Auditor. Brendan will commence his study of the Chartered Accountants Program in 2016.