Page Harrison & Co is a leading and established Sydney based firm of Australian Chartered Accountants. The practice was founded by Mervyn Page in 1961 and later Page Harrison & Co was established when Greg Harrison joined in 1977. Today, our firm is headed by four directors and a dynamic team of professional and support staff dedicated to providing a full range of accounting, audit, business advisory and taxation services to individuals, small to medium businesses and not-for-profit organisations throughout Australia.
Our strength lies in providing a superior personal service matched with the delivery of client service excellence. Our experienced team of qualified and highly efficient staff devote their time, skills and resources to achieve these outcomes and provide all our clients’ financial needs.
At Page Harrison & Co, we believe in providing quality accounting, audit and taxation services to our clients in a timely and efficient manner. Each client deals directly with one of our directors, is ensured complete professional advice and a personal business association, and receives practical, cost effective advice from a professional they can trust.
We understand from experience that our clients want more than just an accountant, they want a trusted advisor who will be there with you on the journey through all your business dealings. Our primary objective is, therefore, to our clients to maximise your income, protect existing capital, increase net worth and free you to focus your energies on your career and business. We look forward to meeting you and welcoming you as our client.
Page Harrison & Co History
Page Harrison & Co Milestones
Mervyn Page commenced public practice with the aim of providing clients with a unique personal service.
Gregory Harrison FCA joined the practice and Page Harrison & Co was established.
Jake Johnstone, FCA joined the firm and became a director in 1989. Jake specialises in International and Australian income tax and the structuring of businesses. The firm has a strong speciality in the entertainment and sports industries. Jake is a registered company auditor through the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, an ASIC registered self-managed superannuation fund auditor and a registered tax agent through the Tax Practitioners Board of Australia.
Jeffrey Pails CA joined the firm after commencing his career with Pricewaterhouse Coopers in 1968 and became a director in 1985. Jeff specialised in Australian tax, superannuation and audit.
Jason Rochaix, CA joined the firm and became a director in 2000. In completing his Professional Year at the Institute of Chartered Accountants, his accounting module result ranked within the top 5% nationally. Jason specialises in accounting and its application to financial reporting, taxation and business services. Jason is a registered company auditor through the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, an ASIC registered self-managed superannuation fund auditor and a registered tax agent through the Tax Practitioners Board of Australia.
Mervyn Page retires from the practice after 40 plus years in the profession.
Gregory Harrison FCA retires from the practice after 40 years in the accounting industry providing accounting and wealth creation services to our clients.
Jeffrey Pails CA retires from the practice after 30 years in the accounting industry providing accounting, tax and superannuation strategies to our clients.
Chris Hughes, CPA joined the firm in 2004 and became a director on 1 July 2013. Chris is a Certified Practising Accountant and specialises in superannuation and Australian tax. He is a CPA accredited self-managed superannuation fund specialist and an ASIC registered self-managed superannuation fund auditor. Chris is a registered tax agent through the Tax Practitioners Board of Australia and also a chartered tax advisor through the Tax Institute of Australia.
Stuart Hinton CA originally joined the firm in 2004 before venturing off to work in the mid-tier firms in Sydney to gain his experience in audit and financial reporting. He re-joined the firm in 2008 and became a director on 1 July 2013. Stuart specialises in audit and assurance and in accounting in its application to financial reporting. Stuart is a registered company auditor through the Australian Securities and Investments Commission and an ASIC registered self-managed superannuation fund auditor. Stuart also obtained his certification as a fraud examiner through the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and as a chartered tax advisor through the Tax Institute of Australia.
Stuart Hinton CA retires from the practice in 2018 to pursue other personal interests.
Gregory Richards, CA joined the firm as a director in 2018. Greg specialises in accounting, taxation and business advisory services with his experience and knowledge covering a broad range of clientele including legal, medical and other professionals to manufacturing, service and international businesses. He is a company and self-managed superannuation fund auditor registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission and an external examiner registered with the Law Society of NSW.
Louisa Finney CA joined the firm as a director in July 2019. Louisa is a chartered accountant and registered tax agent through the Tax Practitioners Board of Australia. Louisa has worked in firms ranging from Sole Partner to Big 4. She holds a diploma of financial planning and is a fellow member of the Tax Institute Australia. Louisa has extensive experience in small business tax, advisory and accounting services and has a particular interest in Self Managed Super Funds.
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