About Scott Jago
The least ‘accountant’ looking accounting director you may ever find, Scott is a true listener, a brilliant, forward-thinking leader and relationship builder who takes the time to listen and respond to clients and staff no matter how busy he is in his day.
Scott is a small business expert having run his own business for many years prior to entering the accounting industry and uses his proactive nature to ensure his clients reach their full potential. Scott is committed to building the strengths of his clients’ businesses to achieve sustainable growth and results.
Scott joined Allan Hall in 1997, became a Director in 2002 and is now taking a leadership role in the firm. He has extensive knowledge in income averaging in the sports and entertainment industry.
His large client base includes many established businesses, start-ups and individuals in the sports, entertainment and creative industries including photographers, graphic designers, filmmakers, editors, professional athletes, actors and musicians.
He has provided strategic advice to many well-known surf and fashion brands, manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers and is also heavily involved in the building industry focusing on residential property and real estate.
Scott has particular experience in setting up and structuring start-ups as well as business sales and acquisitions. Scott is associated with the Surfrider Foundation.
Scott is a member of the Board of the Alliott Group Alliance and is current Chair of the Asia Pacific region.
Industries Scott specialises in:
- Sports and Entertainment
- Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism
- Property and Construction
- Australian Subsidiaries of International Companies
Qualifications and Memberships
- Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
- Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
What you may not know about Scott
Before embarking on a profession in the accounting industry, Scott started his first business at the ripe age of 19, where he franchised a surfboard label from Hawaii and began to manufacture surfboards. He continues to share his love for the ocean with his family, travelling often to Byron Bay where he can spend time surfing.
Phone: +61 2 9981 2300
Email: [email protected]
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