Consultants, Managers and Supervisors

Damien Loh
B.BUS CA / Manager
Damien joined Smith Feutrill in November 2012 as a cadet whilst completing a Bachelor of Business at Monash University. He became a Chartered Accountant in 2017 and was promoted to Manager in August 2020. Damien works closely with a wide range of clients from various industries including property development, manufacturing, health care and entertainment. Damien assists his client base in all manners including taxation structuring, asset protection, cash flow management and profit improvement to help business owners achieve their short and long term goals. Away from work, Damien enjoys renovating the family home and spending quality time with his better half.
Ed Beasley
B.COM CA / Manager

Ed has been a part of Smith Feutrill since 2018, coming from a smaller advisory firm prior to joining the ranks. He has a Commerce degree and has completed his Chartered Accountancy in 2019. Ed specialises in the Real Estate Industry, working with multiple SME business owners on all commercial matters including mergers, valuations and taxation structuring. He prides himself on client relationships, problem solving and his communication skills where he enjoys adding value and achieving results for his clients. Away from work Ed is a keen surfer and spends most of his weekends down the coast when he is not helping the mighty Old Trinity Grammarians Football Club.

Helen Zitis
BM BA CPA / Manager
Helen is a CPA and manager with over 20 years experience in the accounting industry. Working with a large range of clients, predominately with small businesses, Helen has a broad knowledge of compliance accounting and taxation, as well as advisory services.
Linda Dimoski
B.BUS CPA / Manager

Linda joined Smith Feutrill in January 2010 taking a year off studying a Bachelor of Business (Accounting/Banking and Finance) to gain some full-time work experience relevant to her study. Linda completed the CPA Program in 2014 and was promoted to Manager in August 2019. Linda is dedicated to building long lasting relationships with her clients. In her 10+ years with Smith Feutrill, she has worked very closely with small to medium sized family operated businesses and assisted them with tax, accounting, advisory and cashflow matters. Linda also has a sound knowledge of the real estate industry and property development. Away from work, Linda enjoys camping, hiking and spending time outdoors with her young family and her Siberian Huskies - Lexi & Charlie.

Linda is also fluent in Macedonian.

Michael Smith

Michael has been in the accounting game for 3 decades and is a Chartered Accountant and Registered Tax Agent. Specialising in the provision of business & taxation advice to SMEs, Michael has a particular bent for music and entertainment, start-ups and assisting in family law matters. He also sits on the Board of a number of Companies including an ASX listed junior explorer in the resources sector. In his spare time, when not keeping a watchful eye on his three daughters, Michael can be found supporting Collingwood and Balwyn Football Clubs during the winter months and chasing a wave on the east coast during the summer months..

Pete Bennett
B.BUS CA / Manager
Pete is a Chartered Accountant and Senior Manager with over 30 years experience working with mid tier accounting firms. His specialties include Superannuation, taxation issues and salary packaging. Pete looks after many and varied clients and often works with larger corporate clients including Australian Subsidiaries of Foreign owned Companies. A passionate supporter of the Richmond Football Club, Pete loves to travel and spend time at the beach and on the golf course while away from work.
Sarah Carroll
General Manager – Operations

Sarah has over 20 years’ of work experience in various senior operational and Project Manager positions. These roles have spanned a range of diverse industries (IT, Technology and Construction) and have included both public and private companies in addition to Government. During this time, Sarah has navigated highly complex challenges by established and building high performance teams, and introducing best practice methodologies in order to achieve success. Sarah brings a sharp focus, collegiality and collaborative approach to the operations within Smith Feutrill to ensure our clients receive the greatest level of service possible. In her free time, Sarah is quite the card shark, a keen traveller and loves spending time with her young family.

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