Donald Bennett was previously a partner at a mid-sized chartered accounting firm in Queenstown so brings a significant 35 years’ experience to clients at Blackler Smith & Co.
Donald has worked with a wide range of clients over a number of different industries and has assisted in their growth by fully understanding their business and offering well-considered advice. Donald is very approachable.
Donald’s experience includes the areas of retail, accommodation, real estate agencies, tourism operators, trades, medical, property development, property investors – both commercial and residential as well as non-residents.
He is comfortable with business and tax structures, trusts, financial proposals, and succession planning.
Donald is married to Roena and they have three grown-up children. They enjoy catching up with them as well as their grandchildren. Occasionally Donald can be seen out on the golf course or pounding the streets or tracks in his neighbourhood. Donald likes to be actively involved in the community.