Meet our managing director

Derek Gerdis

Principal of Prime Accounting Services

Derek GerdisPrime Accounting is an Australian accounting, tax and business advisory firm, founded by Derek Gerdis in 2000. Derek has more than two decades of accounting experience and a lengthy list of qualifications to match. He’s a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, an accredited BAS agent and is a Certified Advisor for QuickBooks Online, Xero and Reckon. While it’s safe to say Derek knows what he’s doing when it comes to accounting and software, he also understands small businesses inside out. Prior to starting Prime Accounting, he owned a retail business for 12 years, which gives him the practical, real world experience that his clients value.

What makes Prime Accounting different?

We’re here to help you grow

There are many accountants out there who say they “aren’t your typical accountant” but how many actually do things differently? At Prime Accounting, we’re invested in your success. Yes, we’ll help you organise your books and stay on the right side of the ATO, but our nationally-recognised team go so much further than that. We love helping business owners understand what’s going on in their business and how they can improve.

We understand professional services

We have a special understanding of professional services business, including the finance, IT and merchant banking sectors. Given Derek’s extensive accounting expertise and practical small business experience, Prime Accounting is well placed to help your professional service business reach its full potential. We understand the challenges you face every day, and we’re here to help.

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