Whelan + Cook Advisors, Accountant, Financial Services, Business Services & Taxation Melbourne
who we are
Whelan + Cook is a business advisory, tax and accounting firm based on St Kilda Road in Melbourne.

For over 30 years we have been providing highly personalised services to individuals, families and business clients.

We have a well-deserved reputation for delivering smart, tangible results that reflect the care, time and expertise we put into every job, no matter how big or how small.

This is because we have great people – experts in taxation, superannuation, auditing and career transition payments – who make this happen every day, for every client and every situation.

Delivering value where it counts, for every stage of your life 

We take the time to get to know you, and your situation, so you can get the most from your returns and ensure your tax obligations are covered.

Retirement planning
Planning for retirement can seem daunting, but with our help you can create a strategy to meet your individual needs and goals through each stage of life.

Financial strategy
We can help you build a secure future by designing short and long-term wealth-creation strategies which consider both your personal goals and your financial situation.

We understand everyone has different priorities when it comes to superannuation which is why we work closely with you to create personalised contribution strategies.

Job termination
With over 20 years' experience in this area we can help you think through your options and develop a realistic short-term financial strategy while you look for other work.


Expert advice from the dining table to the boardroom.

We make it our business to identify potential savings for your business and will also let you know how the latest taxation laws and compliance requirements may affect you.

It's our job to help you unravel the complexities of superannuation and create a tax-effective structure for your family group that also continues to build wealth.

Family business planning
We understand that every family business is unique so we'll work with you to develop individual strategies that are tailored to your specific needs.

Asset protection
We can help protect your family's hard-earned wealth from unexpected problems by developing a range of smart strategies for your particular situation.

Family trusts
We can work with you to devise a flexible family trust that minimises tax where it counts and ensures wealth can be transferred from one generation to the next.


Specialists that cut through the complexities of today's business challenges 

Strategic planning
We understand the difficulties that businesses face and know the importance of providing expert and timely advice wherever and whenever you need it.

Corporate advisory
We can help you assess new opportunities that will ensure your business continues to grow by providing the practical support you need to make the right decisions.

Auditing and assurance services
We create tailored strategies and processes to meet your legal requirements or satisfy the auditing needs of your finance providers, shareholders and other financial partners.

Salary packaging
We take some of the work out of managing staff by helping you set up tax-effective salary packages and establish streamlined payroll, superannuation and taxation systems.

Malcolm Fielden
Sharron Kyroussis
Koraly Georgiou
Patrick Angseesing
Natalia Sleziak
Jade Hayman
Shelley Gosling
Malcolm Fielden

Malcolm Fielden Partner

Malcolm is a problem solver with a wry sense of humour, extensive knowledge of taxation regulations and a knack for translating complicated financial issues into easily understandable concepts.

Sharron Kyroussis

Sharron Kyroussis Partner

Sharron is a lateral thinker and tenacious taxation expert who always goes the extra distance to find exactly the right solution for her clients – in fact, the more challenging the issue, the better!

Koraly Georgiou

Koraly Georgiou Principal

Koraly takes nothing for granted when it comes to getting the best outcome for her clients, including using her considerable knowledge of taxation law to argue for fair ATO assessments and reviews.

Patrick Angseesing

Patrick Angseesing Manager

Patrick is a taxation, accounting and business advisory specialist with an emphasis on fringe benefits tax, an eagle eye for detail and a strong track record helping clients reach their financial goals.

Natalia Sleziak

Natalia Sleziak Senior Accountant

Natalia takes a forensic approach to solving client problems and loves nothing more than investigating every angle of a financial puzzle, especially in the fast-growing area of self-managed superannuation.

Jade Hayman

Jade Hayman Senior Accountant

Jade takes pride in providing a high quality service to clients to assist them in achieving their financial goals. She enjoys a challenge whether it be working through a financial problem or planning for the future to ensure clients are provided with a clear and accurate outcome.

Shelley Gosling

Shelley Gosling Office Manager

Shelley is a warm extrovert and masterful organiser who keeps the whelan + cook engine running at maximum efficiency so our clients have the information and results they need, when they need them.