Our Team

Jeff Cannings MBA Dip Tech, Dip Ed FCA
Title: Chartered Accountant, Company Auditor & Tax Agent
Profile: Jeff is the founding partner of Cannings & Co. having worked as a local in the peninsula for over 20 years. Jeff has been an accounting lecturer at TAFE and has a broad client base both here and overseas.
Jeff specialises in tax entity structures, international tax advice and heads up the firmís audit practice.

Brian Flynn BComm
Title: Accountant
Profile: Brian has an extensive background in Corporate Finance having worked at the Chief Financial Officer level in Corporate Australia.
Brian specialises in providing tax planning advice to businesses and tax effective strategies to retirees. Brian manages the firms Self Managed Super Fund client base.

Broderick Brennan Mcom, Post Grad Dip Banking, BSc, MIAA
Title: Financial Advisor
Profile: Brod started his finance career as a CPA qualified accountant in 1982. He has been providing financial advice to clients since 2002 and specialises in giving advice in the following disciplines:
  • Wealth Creation
  • Retirement Planning
  • Debt Management
  • Self Managed Super Funds
  • Corporate Superannuation
  • Personal Insurances
  • Business Insurances
  • Succession Planning
  • Estate Planning
Brod is an Accredited Mortgage Consultant and a member of the Mortgage Industry Association of Australia (MIAA).

Colin Bull CPA & FCIS
Title: Accountant & Audit Manager
Profile: Colin commenced his career in the audit department of a city Chartered Accountancy firm and then moved into commerce working in the manufacturing and importing sector where he progressed to Chief Financial Officer & Company Director.
Colin specialises in providing small to medium sized business clients with accounting, taxation and audit services.

Jane Lee-Joe, B Bus
Title: Accountant
Profile: Jane has seven years experience in business services. She commenced with a larger firm in North Sydney and gained extensive knowledge of individual, family business and family trust tax returns. Jane currently works part-time and specializes in taxation services to individuals, small business and primary producer.

Simon Bodley, B Bus CPA
Title: Mobile Accountant
Profile: Simon has over 20 years of commercial experience, having worked for a number of medium to large Australian manufacturing and distribution companies in senior financial roles. Simon focuses on helping small businesses with their financial and business requirements. He has a passion to assist small business owners, to enable them to be freed up to spend more time with their families and friends.
His services include setting up accounting systems for business start up, preparation of Monthly & Year end accounts, business performance/management reporting, payroll, statutory requirements including GST & superannuation returns plus training in MYOB and QuickBooks.

Margaret Tighe
Title: Office Manager/ Secretary
Profile: Margaret has extensive secretarial and office experience. She has been employed with Cannings & Co for over ten years. Prior to working with Cannings & Co, she was employed in publishing/media, working for some years in London.
Margaret has a sound knowledge of accounting and corporate compliance and associated software.

Kristy Flynn-Konen
Title: Office Administration/Secretary
Profile: Kristy works part time and has been with Cannings & Flynn for over three years. She also runs two businesses and has a diploma in Journalism.

Anita Lush
Title: Office Administration
Profile: Anita works part time and has been with Cannings & Flynn for the last year providing valuable filing and archiving support for clientís tax records.