Frank Petruzzelli – Principal Partner
B BUS (ACC) FNTA FIPA

Frank Petruzzelli is the Principal Partner at MDB Taxation and Business Advisors Pty Ltd. The firm provides Accounting and Management Services to large private organisations and ASX listed Companies. Frank’s mission is to help all MDB clients sleep well at night – he manages the team who make sure your business affairs are always perfectly in order.

Frank specialises in tax planning and asset protection and ensures the team has technical skills of a larger firm but never loses sight of the practical outcomes all businesses need from a tax-planning firm.

Frank, who holds a Bachelor of Business majoring in Accounting, is a Fellow of both the National Tax and Accountants’ Association and the Institute of Public Accountants. A registered Tax Agent, he is also a director of Golden Gate Petroleum Ltd, Chairman of Solimar Energy Ltd, Former Non Executive Director of Orchard Petroleum and has been in public practice since 1985. Frank is also the CEO of Bodyography Australia Pty Ltd, a company that has sole distribution rights to beauty and skincare products produced in the USA.

Anna Petruzzelli – Senior Tax Accountant
J P BUS (ACC) CPA FIPA

Anna Petruzzelli is a Senior Tax Accountant with over twenty-five years experience in the accounting field. She holds a Bachelor of Business majoring in Accounting, is a Certified Practising Accountant and a Registered Tax Agent. Anna is also a Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants and an Honorary Justice of the Peace.

With seven years of experience as a financial controller in the shipping, engineering and medical colleges, as well as a further eighteen years in public practice, Anna is an integral part of the firm. Her area of expertise is looking after a range of small to medium sized businesses in various industries, attending to their taxation, financial and investment needs.

Anna has a very strong interest in property investment.

Andrew Sampson
BCom CA

Andrew is a manager at MDB with over 15 years experience in the Chartered Accounting profession. He has broad experience in a wide range of industries, acting as trusted advisor to business owners, professionals, and individuals. Andrew has a passion for providing considered, practical solutions to all aspects of his clients business and personal affairs.

Tina Shanty
B BUS (ACC)

Tina Shanty commenced her employment at MDB in 2008, shortly after graduating from Swinburne University with a Bachelor of Business majoring in Accounting. Since then, her client base has evolved to include all entity types within a range of industries, with an exceptional focus on Self-Managed Superannuation Funds.

James Arnott
B. ACC

James started his employment at MDB in early 2012 after moving to Melbourne from New South Wales.  He has over 8 years experience, specialising in SME clients.  His proficiency in the preparation of financial accounts from the ground up and his ability to deal with client issues sets him apart from other accountants.

Christian Monaco
B. Bus (Acc)

Christian joined MDB in 2015 after graduating with a Bachelor of Business Degree majoring in Accounting. He has since teamed up with co-workers to expand on his accounting knowledge and build client relationships while catering for their specific needs. He performs most accounting procedures specifically the processing of data, business activity statements and assists in the preparation of Financial Accounts and Taxation Returns.