Who We Are

 
Steve Mundy
Steve Mundy

CA

 
Director
Email: steve@auctus.co.nz

BUSINESS ADVISOR
STRATEGIC COACH

Steve has an entrepreneurial bent and loves talking about business. He thrives on helping others plan and execute their goals of wealth creation and life style through business and investment.

Steve prides himself in his ability to communicate with his clients on a personal level, putting people at ease with his friendly nature. Steve explains technical matters in an uncomplicated way and is focussed on helping people understand the key issues.

Steve provides tax and structuring advice to business clients and has expertise in property development, property investment, construction trades and professional service businesses.

Get together with Steve over a coffee or a beer for a free consultation to discuss what you are trying to achieve in business and in life.

 
Rick Langlands
Rick Langlands

CA

 
Principal
Email: rick@auctus.co.nz

BUSINESS ADVISOR
ACCOUNTANT

Rick is an experienced senior Chartered Accountant in the Waikato and has recently joined with Auctus Advisory.

Rick brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience through 27 years of advising business clients throughout the Waikato and beyond.

Rick has a diverse client base and has provided specialist tax and structure advice across a number of industries.

In his spare time Rick is a pretty handy golfer and enjoys getting out on the water fishing.

 
Monique Wolfe
Monique Wolfe

CA

 
Principal
Email: monique@auctus.co.nz

BUSINESS ADVISOR
ACCOUNTANT

Monique is a Chartered Accountant and has recently joined Auctus Advisory. Monique held a management role at KPMG in Hamilton where she spent a number of years working with a wide range of business clients. From small family-run businesses right up to large audited entities.

Monique has a passion for creating lasting relationships with clients and helping them grow. Monique has an interest in Dairy Farming businesses and Sheep and Beef Operations.

Monique manages many of our client relationships and is also lead in the business in training and professional development.

In her spare time, Monique enjoys playing squash and anything ocean related, including boating and fishing.

 
Siobhan Mundy
Siobhan Mundy

BTchg

 
Practice Manager
Email: siobhan@auctus.co.nz

PRACTICE ADMINISTRATION
PRACTICE SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT

Siobhan has a background in teaching and business systems development with PBT Transport and Prolife Foods. Siobhan's ability to develop systems, document processes and train staff has provided the backbone and platform from which the practice has been able to develop and expand rapidly.

Siobhan takes a systems approach to business and works hard at ensuring that the practice is continually improving and adopting new technologies that will boost practice efficiency.

Siobhan and Steve have two boys together, Ezekiel and Daniel.

 
John Courtney
John Courtney
 
Business Coach
Email: john@auctus.co.nz

STRATEGIC COACH
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

John is a seasoned businessman who has strengths in Sales, Marketing and General Management. John has held General Management and CEO positions with a focus on change management and business recovery primarily in the veterinary industry.

John has been an entreprenuer through his career and has been involved in numerous start ups. Through his school of hard knocks learning John has seen what helps business to be successful and what are some of the pitfalls to avoid.

John is a trained business coach and is skilled in helping business owners unlock their potential. He helps to ensure that you are moving forward as quickly and sustainably as possible.

In his spare time John is a supporter of the Hamilton Boys' High School First XV. John's son has had the honour of captaining the side in 2015 and John won the supporter award this year.

 
Glenys Doake
Glenys Doake

CA

 
Consultant
Email: glenys@auctus.co.nz

BUSINESS ADVISOR
ACCOUNTANT

Glenys is a Chartered Accountant and has held various roles while working for Deloitte, Staples Rodway and PWC in Hamilton. Glenys works with small medium businesses with a focus in the medical professions, construction, manufacturing and retail.

Glenys enjoys helping clients grow their business and achieve their business goals.

Glenys manages many of our client relationships and is involved in the running of our financial accounting team.

Outside of work, Glenys enjoys spending time with family, a good workout at the gym and a successful fishing trip.

 
Sabrina Tan
Sabrina Tan

BSc(Hons), ACCA

 
Consultant
Email: sabrina@auctus.co.nz

FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT

Sabrina attended Oxford Brookes University in Malaysia where she completed a Bachelor of Science majoring in Applied Accounting.

Sabrina has experience as a tax consultant at Enrst & Young in the complex Malaysian tax regime and is thriving on transitioning her tax skill set to the New Zealand environment. Sabrina also has experience working in smaller accounting practices in Malaysia undertaking audit and advisory work with a small business focus.

Outside of work, Sabrina came to New Zealand to be with her now husband and they married in the idyllic setting of Queenstown. Sabrina enjoys scuba diving and reading a good book when she finds the time!

 
 
Emma Sanford
Emma Sanford

BMS

 
Consultant
Email: emma@auctus.co.nz

CLOUD BUSINESS SYSTEMS CONSULTANT
OFFICE SUPPORT MANAGER
XERO CERTIFIED ADVISOR

Emma is originally from Whangarei, but moved to Hamilton to complete a Bachelor of Management Studies at Waikato University. After graduating Emma joined Auctus Advisory in an accounting role.

Emma quickly developed an interest and a demonstrated ability in cloud based business systems. Emma focuses in on business process and considers how people use systems within a business. Emma works closely with businesses in assessing their needs and then providing business software recommendations and implementation services. Emma provides training and support to ensure change is managed well.

Emma oversees the Auctus Office Support service and manages client relationships in this area.

 
Sophie Barton
Sophie Barton
 
Administrator
Email: sophie@auctus.co.nz

PRACTICE ADMINISTRATION

Sophie has grown up in Hamilton with a farming background and is an exponent of the values that upbringing provides. She attended Hamilton Girls High School and joined Auctus Advisory in 2014.

Sophie is the bubbly person that you will speak with when you first telephone the office.

Sophie works closely with Siobhan to ensure the practice is running smoothly.