Ben Cheetham

Ben joined SRF Chartered Accountants as a graduate in 1995, after completing his Bachelor of Financial Administration from the University of New England. In 2004, he was then made a director of the firm. Ben is C.A. qualified, a member of The Tax Institute and a Registered Tax Agent.

Ben enjoys working with his clients who are in many diverse industries. These include primary producers, professional service firms, agricultural contractors, machinery manufacturers, trade services, just to name a few. He also enjoys the benefits that cloud accounting offers his clients.

Ben is married to Juliette, and they have 2 daughters, Amelia and Samantha. When the opportunity arises, they love to venture off in their caravan.

Richard Dillon

Richard Dillon joined SRF Chartered Accountants in 1991. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce and is a Chartered Accountant and Registered Tax Agent. His background was initially in audit, moving to Business Services and Taxation work after the completion of his final C.A. qualification exams.

Richard has had substantial experience in accounting and taxation issues in many industry sectors such as agriculture, professional practices, construction, the hotel industry and general contractors. Richard also has wide ranging experience in superannuation gained through his years in practice.

Richard's particular interests are in the family business advisory area. He acts as advisor to his clients in areas such as business succession and expansion, long term business strategic planning, business structuring and taxation strategies.