Dale has over 40 years of experience in business management and business sales including roles as Principal Internal Auditor with British Airways in London, Director with Pricewaterhouse Coopers and Chief Operations Officer with a number of national and international businesses.

He is a Past President of the Western Australian Branch of the Institute of Chartered Management Accountants and a Past Vice President of the Western Australian Division of CPA Australia.

His background in management accounting, human resource management, strategic planning and general management has led to a career specialising in managing the operations of growing entrepreneurial businesses and in buying and selling businesses. He has advised WA companies buying businesses in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom and has sold numerous businesses in Western Australia


·      Licensed Real Estate and Business Sales Agent

·      B.Com majoring in Economics, Marketing and Business Administration

·      Chartered Management Accountant (ACMA)

·      Fellow of CPA Australia (FCPA)

·      Diploma in Marketing Management

·      Graduate Institute of Company Directors (GAICD)


Geoffrey Harris (Chartered Accountant) Business sales consultant

Geoffrey is recognised as a leading commentator and adviser to the accounting and financial planning sectors on human resource related matters and practice succession. He specifically addresses;

·      Sale of accountancy and financial planning fees

·      Partner transition

·      Recruitment of professional staff in tax, audit and financial services

·      Salary benchmarking

·      Salary and bonus scheme construction

·      Practice structure and reporting lines

Geoffrey is a graduate of UWA and holds a Company Director's Diploma (order of merit) AICD. He is formally qualified in the areas of commerce, company directorships, financial advice and fiduciary standards. He has been a board member of;

·      LotteryWest

·      Mosman Park Arts Foundation

·      Eastern Guruma Charitable Trust

·      Gumala Investments Pty Ltd

·      Iona Presentation Primary School

·      Iona Presentation College Parent Council

·     Speechforyou.com Pty Ltd


Hi Dale
I just wanted to say a really big thank you for all the time and energy you put into selling the business for us. It wouldn’t have been possible without you
Warmest regards
— Judith Curtis. ComSpark Electrical