Business Seminar: Commencing Practice Ownership

Presented by BOQ Specialists, Gadens Lawyers, MGD Wealth, Mediprotect & Grant Thornton

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8.00 - 12:30


ADAQ CPD & Training Centre
26 - 28 Hamilton Place 
Bowen Hills Qld 4006




Refreshments and lunch

Topics presented by ADAQ preferred partners will include:
• Securing Finance
• Practice Insurance
• Risk Management
• Income Protection
• General Accounting Concepts
• Personal and Business Legal Affairs

Time will be available to meet privately with business partners for any further questions and discussion on personal circumstances.
All attendees will receive useful information and advice to assist with starting a practice.
Numbers are strictly limited for this intimate event to ensure one-on-one time. Book now to secure your place!

To register for this free member event simply email: full name, member number and any special dietary requirements to

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Mr Andrew Albury


MGD Wealth, Director – Wealth Management

With over 30 years’ experience across accounting and wealth management, Andrew has built a strong reputation for guiding and advising clients on the optimal strategies to reach their retirement goals. For the past 15 years, Andrew has worked closely with ADAQ members in developing financial strategies that are unique to the dental industry.


Mark Rasmussen


Account Executive - Mediprotect

Mark is ex professional footballer from the UK & worked in financial services in the UK. Mark moved to Australia in 2012. Mark joined the insurance industry and is the MEDIPROTECT Senior Account Manager for Gold Coast/ New South Wales & Victoria. Mark maintains a portfolio of clients within the Health industry located in Gold Coast/ New South Wales & Victoria, providing professional advice for various insurance policies from Practice insurance, Professional Indemnity and Management Liability through to more General policies such as Landlord, Home and Motor.


Simon Palmer


Simon Palmer is the Managing Director of Practice Sale Search, which has over 600 active buyers and more than 80 practices listed for sale. With more than 12 years’ experience in dental recruitment and dental practice sales, Simon has extensive knowledge of and insight into the Australian dental industry.


Julie Smith


Partner - Grant Thornton Accountants

Julie has over 21 years’ experience in providing a holistic service to her clients, specialising in professional services and primary care practitioners in the health industry.

With her vast experience in assisting her clients through the life cycle of their business she is recognised as a leader in assisting in:
Setting up practices
Making your practice sustainable for the future
Setting up an equitable service fee arrangement in group practices
Tax structuring for investments
Succession planning 

Julie is passionate about working alongside her clients to assist them in achieving both business and personal goals.