PRINCIPALS

ALEX PETRAKIS - PRINCIPAL

Alex
  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants
  • Registered Tax Agent

Alex is the central hub of decision making and growth at Rothsay. His knowledge of accounting and business systems stems from a combination of his comprehensive and professional education, serving as a non-executive director on a number of boards and many years of hands-on senior experience. His clients welcome his expert guidance and advice in building their businesses, relying on his supervision and direction to help them achieve business growth and financial stability. Alex knows that the right advice can be life-changing.

FRANK VRACHAS - PRINCIPAL

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  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants
  • Fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia
  • Member of the Australia Society of CPA’s
  • Registered Company Auditor
  • Registered Tax Agent
  • Chartered Tax Advisor

An accountancy practitioner for over 30 years, Frank’s extensive background as a Company Principal, Sole Practitioner and Company Auditor equips him with the senior-level skills and professional background for effective decision-making. There’s little in business he hasn’t experienced or seen.

Frank is a perceptive trouble-shooter who understands and empathises with business owners and the problems that they often face. As a strong advocate and mentor, he believes in the cultivation of trust to help a business grow. Frank believes in the importance of achieving peace of mind for a client who is addressing business compliance issues whilst maintaining business and personal financial growth.

DANIEL DALLA – PRINCIPAL

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  • Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • CA Business Valuation Specialist
  • Registered Company Auditor

Daniel has over 16 years of accounting, audit and corporate advisory experience. During that time he has specialised in the areas of funds management, private equity, not for profit, transport and logistics and professional services.

GHAFUR BARCHIA – PRINCIPAL

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  • Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Ghafur has been advising clients for over 20 years focusing on scaling up and protecting their business and wealth interests. Ghafur frequently works with clients to plan, manage and report on a broad range of strategic, financial and tax issues including:

  • Planning for succession with the right structure and people
  • Growing through mergers & acquisitions or investment in people and processes
  • Tax effective structuring
  • Managing cash flow uncertainty through efficiency and timely management reporting

JAMES SOBOL – PRINCIPAL

James
  • Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Xero Certified Practitioner

James has over 12 years experience in Business Services, Taxation and Superannuation. During that time he has dealt with a wide array of clients and industries, taking a particular interest in assisting clients prosper through focusing on their processes, structuring and compliance needs. A firm believer in leveraging modern technology to allow clients to focus in their businesses; James is Xero Certified and able to assist clients looking to shift their systems into the cloud. In addition, James sits on the board of a registered club, which gives him the chance to use his skills for his local community while also allowing him to get a different perspective on running a business.