Our Team

VCP has brought together a modern team of professionals across Australia. The Team is lead by Kevin Cotter who drives the team to deliver the best quality experience and professional services for our clients.

Key Members

Managing Partner – Kevin Cotter

Kevin has over 15 years of experience in taxation, accounting function management, corporate advisory, consulting, learning and development and business restructuring.

He has over a decade of senior management experience in the corporate and finance sectors in which he regularly assumed the internal roles of CEO, CFO and General Manager in clients’ businesses in order to control and manage their change and process reengineering programs of the operations in order to drive performance enhancements towards best practice.

Membership and Qualifications

  • Member – CPA Australia
  • Senior Associate – Financial Services Institute of Australasia
  • Member – National Tax & Accountants Association
  • Registered Tax Agent – No. 26016863
  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • ARITA Advanced Certificate – Advanced Insolvency
  • Bachelor of Arts (Asian Pacific Studies
  • Graduate Diploma of Education
  • Certificate of Policing

Advisory Manager – Melanie Stead

Experienced Chartered Accountant with 8+ year of experience in financial and managerial position Melanie holds a strong appreciation for information technology and statutory reporting.

Her career has seen her work across regional NSW, Sydney and Brisbane where she specialised in accounting systems, accounting functions and business improvement / turnaround management.

Fostering these experiences, Melanie provides clients accounting and management advice.

Membership and Qualifications

  • Member – Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand
  • Advanced Certificate in Insolvency
  • Graduate Diploma of Chartered Accounting
  • Bachelor of Business
  • Certificate IV in Financial Services

Practice Manager – Joy Moore

Based out of the Fraser Coast, Queensland, Joy works closely with Kevin remotely.

In this position Joy has responsibility for the day to day supervision and implementation of the practice management functions in the firm including finance, administration, technology, marketing, general practice management and human resources.

Joy also brings expertise in assisting retail and hospitality businesses to have a complete cloud integrated business from POS to accounts, including roster and time management.