Darren Laarhoven

B. Bus, FCA

t: (07) 3210 5522
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  • Accredited probity advisor and auditor
  • Trust account auditor
  • Due diligence expert

Darren is a registered company auditor with in excess of 25 years experience providing audit, taxation advice, management consultancy, accounting and financial advice. He is an accredited probity advisor, and currently sits on the whole of government panel for the provision of probity advisory and audit services for procurement to Queensland Government (QGCPO 835-10). Darren is also the chair of the national UHY Haines Norton Audit Committee and has earned the position of Registered Contract auditor with the Queensland Audit Office.

Darren’s expertise lies in not for profit, medical, education, service entities, building and construction, engineering, manufacturing, retail and wholesale, commercial food, agricultural, insurance and transport industries.

Darren demonstrates a significant commitment to not for profits and is well respected within the sector. He is a Board member and audit committee member of the Leukaemia Foundation of Australia and the Leukaemia Foundation of Queensland. Darren is also head of the national UHY Haines Norton not for profit sector group and in recognition of his knowledge and experience; Darren is Chairing the Institute of Chartered Accountants’ Queensland Not-for-profit forum.


  • External audits
  • Probity engagements
  • due diligence and investigations and
  • Internal audits
  • System implementations and reviews
  • Annual Financial Statement preparation (Government, Not for Profit and Commerce) and self managed superannuation funds

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Dean Vane

B. Acc, CA, FTIA

t: (07) 3210 5525
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  • Business improvement specialist
  • Body corporate expert
  • Cloud accounting guru

Dean is experienced in providing accounting and business advice to a range of small to medium sized clients. Dean has an in depth knowledge of the Property, Building & Construction and Creative industries. Further, Dean has gained particular expertise in the provision of tax compliance services to body corporates and body corporate managers.

Dean’s work focuses on helping clients to prosper through implementing strategies to reduce waste, increase sales and improve cash flow and ultimately improve profits. Beyond profit improvement strategies, his work involves the refinement and development of business processes, business and marketing plans, feasibility studies and reports, management reporting (including budgets, forecast, KPI dashboards, accounting systems and cloud accounting) and advice on business development strategies. Beyond this scope, Dean assists clients in tackling their day to day accounting and tax needs.


  • Business growth strategies
  • Management reporting systems
  • Structuring issues
  • Fringe Benefits Tax
  • Salary Packaging solutions
  • Preparation of financial reports and income tax returns

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Lauren Steinheuer

B. Bus, CA

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t: (07) 3210 5524

Lauren has extensive experience in providing taxation advice to clients across various industries including the engineering, construction, manufacturing and property development sectors. She also has a high degree of knowledge and experience in specialist GST matters. Lauren works closely with clients of all levels of enterprise to ensure their taxation position is the best that it can be.


Taxation and accounting compliance, taxation advice, business structuring and taxation planning.

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Malcolm Barkle

B. Bus, CA

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t: (07) 3210 5512

Malcolm has over 15 years of experience in taxation, business services and superannuation.   His experience is primarily with small to medium business from various industries including property development, construction, distribution, health services, recruitment and rural properties.

Malcolm also manages our Superannuation team.  He brings to the team his many years of experience in compliance for Self Managed Superannuation Funds and superannuation strategy that incorporates your personal and business goals.


Taxation and accounting compliance, Business improvement, Taxation advice, Business structuring, Asset protection strategy, Taxation planning, Superannuation strategies, SMSF compliance

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Reece Jory

B. Bus, CA

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t: (07) 3210 5546

  • Registered company auditor
  • All things audit and assurance
  • Financial reporting

Reece is responsible for the firm’s specialist area of audit and assurance and oversees a range of clients in the not-for-profit, public and private sectors and government owned corporations. Reece also advises clients in technical financial reporting and accounting standard matters.

Reece has experience with clients in areas such as community service organisations, public sector entities, health care and general practice, education, financial services, insurance broking, mining support services, building and construction, engineering, wholesale and distribution, aviation and logistics.


  • Financial Statements
  • Other assurance engagements
  • Advising not-for-profit and registered charities
  • Queensland Building and Construction Commission audits and reviews
  • Financial reporting and accounting standards advice
  • Financial statement preparation in accordance with Australian (AIFRS) and International Accounting Standards (IFRS), including for ASX listed entities
  • Independent due diligence engagements for business acquisitions and mergers
  • Internal control and governance reviews

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