ASV Partners Chartered Accountants consists of highly educated and trained professionals who work in collaboration with specialist support staff to achieve a positive impact on the business of our clients.


Peter King

Peter King – Partner

B.Bus, FCA, MBA 

Peter is an audit, assurance and risk management professional, with over 20 years experience within ASX top 200 listed companies, private companies, associations, local and state government departments and business enterprises. In addition to audit and assurance, Peter has lead the deployment of technology within the financial services sector and provided consulting services to the transport and energy industries. Peter is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and has served on a number of committees. He has completed an MBA, Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and holds a practicing certificate. Peter understands the financial needs of small business he has operated a small business offering property and business services.

In the last 7 years Peter has specialised in the audit of self-managed superannuation funds for clients that prepare their own accounts. Like his clients, Peter has established his own SMSF in order to gain more control over his financial future. Peter is currently completing a Diploma in Financial Planning, with the aim of providing financial advice. In his spare time Peter is a keen sailor and actively supports the Frankston Yacht Club as the Club’s secretary.

Nurudeen Abbas

Nurudeen Abbas – Tax Partner


Nurudeen has a broad range of skills. As a taxation Analyst & SMSF specialist, he has provided consulting services in all areas of taxation and superannuation, specializing in corporate tax and corporate restructuring. Nurudeen has special focus on tax & business advising and has had some experience in corporate takeovers and mergers & acquisition.

His client base consists of small to medium family and private businesses in the manufacturing, retaill, engineering, pharmaceuticals and wholesale industries, to which he provides a broad range of taxation, family business and SMSF advice, and transaction support services.

Nurudeen is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, a Fellow Member of the Tax Institute and an SMSF specialist from the SMSF Association. Nurudeen has completed a Master of Taxation at the University of Melbourne.

Jose Alguera Lara

Jose Alguera Lara – Partner

B.Bus(Acc), Chartered Tax Adviser

Jose has had over 15 years practical experience in running businesses and is well aware of the difficulties encountered by those running their own business. Jose started his accounting career working for a variety of companies listed on the Australian stock exchange but soon realised private client taxation and business advisory services was the area he wanted to specialise in. Jose has provided tax and business advice to a variety of clients. These include family-owned businesses, private clients including professionals, large corporate clients as well as Australian subsidiaries of foreign companies. In addition, he services a range of industries including real estate & construction, retail and wholesale, manufacturing and various other professional groups such as those in the health industrys.

Jose is a Charter Tax Advisor with the Tax Institute of Australia & did his tax training through the of Chartered Accountants in Australia and subsequently decided become a member of The Institute of Public Accountants. His personal objective for the practice is to provide clients with improved management information to support their decision-making processes.

David Hindle

David Hindle – Manager


David commenced his career in the Chartered Accountancy profession in 1970 where he spent 8 years at Peat Marwick (now known as KPMG). David started his own practice working with a boutique firm in Springvale in 1979 moving it to Dingley in 1988. In 2013, he merged his practice with ASV Partners. On choosing to merge his practice, David selected ASV Partners for several reasons. ASV Partners is a highly regarded and respected firm in Melbourne with a vision to continue to develop and grow its skill sets and depth of resources, ASV Partners compliments David Hindle with a significant level of expertise and sophistication, which is attractive to him, his clients, associates and referral network. With 47 years of accounting, auditing and advisory experience gained across a broad range of areas including, compliance accounting, management, taxation, strategic and corporate advice, David is pro-active practitioner. David is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (CA) & member of the Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA).

Joseph Errol Pereira – R&D Consultant

PhD, MBA, MEngSc

Joseph has over 33 years of hands-on experience delivering technical and commercially successful projects for a wide range of clients. With a diverse background in science, business development, waste management and innovative research, Joseph can provide expert advice to help you optimise your business at any stage of the research and development process.

Joseph’s clients have included government departments, small-to-medium sized businesses, international companies and customers within the private sector. He has extensive experience forming business networks, managing supply chains, conducting investment studies and preparing for multi-million dollar projects.

He can provide in-depth development advice and is experienced in developing and delivering innovative research plans. No matter how challenging a project is, Joseph can help find logical and effective solutions that maximise profits and get results.

Gerrald Hogg

Gerald Hogg – Manager

Business Services

Gerald is an SME specialist and brings to ASV Partners over 40 years of practical experience. Born in Sheffield UK, he has been employed in the accountancy profession since leaving school, providing practical and understandable advice to small business and personal tax clients. He continued his education with a part time Business Studies degree at the University of West Midlands (formerly Birmingham Polytechnic) in 1991.

His working knowledge of VAT and “how it operates on a day to day basis” for the SME sector in the UK was invaluable when moving to Australia just at the time of the GST introduction.

Gerald’s aim is to provide clients with whatever accountancy and taxation advice and problem solving solutions that are relevant to their particular circumstances – in particular to assist and offer guidance with their government compliance requirements – recognising the difficulties that small business often experience in meeting their compliance obligations. This frequently involves communications on behalf of clients with the Australian Taxation Office, State Revenue Departments etc.

Mandy West

Mandy West – Manager
SMSF Specialist

Mandy joined ASV Partners with the merger between David Hindle and Associates & ASV Partners. Mandy is an SMSF professional, with over 20 years experience within the SMSF & SME field. Mandy also works in the area of taxation and business services, providing a broad range of services to diverse range of clients, she is an integral part of the ASV Patners & and a very valuable member of our team.

Robert Cox

Robert Cox – Practice Manager

Robert joined ASV Partners in 2013 after having worked in the publishing industry for the last 20 years. Robert is currently working at getting a Masters in Management with the view of joining the The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.

Robert works in the area of business services, providing a broad range of services to a diverse range of clients. Robert has a strong management background from his experience as a production & operations manager which he utilises to help our clients.

Lachlan McLeod

Lachlan McLeod – Junior Accountant


Lachlan joined ASV Partners in 2014, after receiving a Bachelor degree from Monash University, with a double major of Accounting and Finance. He has a broad accounting knowledge and is skilled at preparing financial statements and tax returns.

Lachlan is committed to high quality work, and being a motivated member of the ASV Partners team.

Roy Li

Roy Ji – Accountant

B.Bus, CPA

Roy has been a member of the ASV Partners team since 2014, and brought many years of accounting experience with him. Roy graduated from Victoria University with a Bachelor of Business (Accounting), and later undertook the CPA Program, focusing on Taxation and Superannuation.

Roy’s areas of expertise include self-managed super funds, serving high-wealth clients, and tax planning and analysis.

Raymond Chan

Raymond Chan – Accountant


Raymond joined ASV Partners after graduating from Monash University with a double major of Accounting and Finance, and establishing himself as an accountant. He is dedicated to keeping up to date with finance industry news and discussion.

Raymond specialises in business consultation, annual budgeting and forecasting, and providing professional advice.

Lily Bird

Lily Bird – Administrator

Lily is our office administrator; supervising and coordinating the rest of the ASV Partners staff to make sure all aspects of our work are met and attended to. She ensures that all proper procedures, standards and deadlines are being met within our office.

Kate Bowring

Kate Bowring – Receptionist

Kate will often be your first contact with ASV Partners by phone, email, or when you come to see us in out office. She facilitates the relationship between you and our team, so that we can always exceed your expectations.