Pat established Pat Robards Advisory to help business owners overcome financial issues that are seeing many close their doors. He has had many successful outcomes that has seen businesses go from the brink of bankruptcy to a successful business that give the owner a lifestyle that they desire.
Since graduating from Southern Cross University with a Bachelor of Business (majoring in Accounting), Pat has held a number of high-profile positions in and out of the accounting sector. He’s been Senior Accountant for DKM Group, CEO and Financial Controller for the Southport Worker’s Club (now CSi Club Southport), General Manager for Dapco Metal Roofing and Principal and Tax Agent for Robards and Associates, his own practice with offices in Bellingen, Grafton and Coffs Harbour.
Pat has also been involved in public life including being a member of professional bodies and associations. He’s was the President and member of the Bellingen Chamber of Commerce, Treasurer of the Logan Chamber of Commerce and a past Fellow at both the Institute of Public Accountants and at present a Fellow of the National Tax Agent Association.
At this stage in his career, Pat wants to not just be a leader in the field of accounting but to teach what he knows to others.