About Us

About Holistic Business Developers

Holistic Business Developers are a boutique accounting firm. We provide a highly personalised, tailored approach which allows us to foster long-term relationships with our clients that are based on trust and loyalty. We leave no stone unturned and we are passionate advocates for our clients, no matter what brings them through our doors.  We have over forty years experience assisting clients with self-managed superannuation funds. Other services we provide to our clients involve business and vehicle finance, complex tax problems, and wealth planning for high net worth individuals and small businesses. We have multilingual capabilities are are proud to offer services to our friends in the Indian community in their own language.

Advice you can trust.

Who We Are

Richard Goddard

Richard Goddard is the Chief Executive Officer of Holistic Business Developers, and has over 40 years of experience in accounting. Richard is a passionate advocate for his clients’ interests, and prides himself on his ability to find solutions for even the most complex issues.

Richard is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, a registered company auditor and holder of a limited financial services licence. Therefore Richard is well placed to provide holistic advice to our clients.

In addition to Richard’s wealth of professional experience, he has also utilised his expertise to support a number of not for profit benevolent institutions by sitting on committees and undertaking other voluntary activities.

Chirag Trivedi

Chirag Trivedi is one of two managing directors at Holistic Business Developers, and believes fundamentally in our motto of, ‘advice you can trust.’ Chirag prides himself on his ability to provide practical, client focused advice.

Chirag holds a Masters of Commerce and Accounting from the University of Ballarat, and is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA).

Chirag has strong links to the Australian-Indian community, including as a current committee member of the Australia India Business Council (SA). Holistic Business Developers also benefit from Chirag’s multilingual skills, speaking English, Hindi and Bengali fluently.

Professional Affiliations/Accreditations

  • Licenced Tax Agents
  • Company Auditors
  • Self-Managed Super Auditors
  • Limited financial services licence
  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Member of the Australia-India Business Council
  • Qualified ICAA SMSF Specialists