Manager | Chartered Accountant
Vanessa Bell is a current member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Economics from the University of Queensland and a Graduate Diploma of Taxation Law from the University of Melbourne. Her professional experience is extensive with over 15 years of both public practice and commercial experience in the areas of taxation and accounting at leading organisations.
Vanessa commenced her career at PricewaterhouseCoopers and was a key member of the team who assisted many businesses at the inception of GST in Australia. She was also employed in Melbourne by leading global consulting firm Mercer as their Tax and Reporting Manager. Here she undertook a key role in reporting all GST, FBT and BAS related matters. On returning to Brisbane she joined Deloitte as Corporate Tax manager.
Over her career Vanessa has been involved in various professional development pursuits including being a regular presenter for The Tax Institute as well as undertaking a role with the Institute of Chartered Accountants, teaching students in the subjects of taxation and audit.