“Nothing has ever been achieved by sitting on the sidelines.”

Stephen Champion

Partner, Business Advisory

Stephen’s developed a reputation as a passionate and proactive advisor. He works best when he’s actively involved with his clients. This means listening intently, understanding, and never sitting on the sidelines.

With a sound understanding of commercial strategy, Stephen participates in the management and growth of a range of middle-market businesses. He advises on areas including strategic planning, business growth, funding, budgeting and financial performance. He also sits on the advisory boards and management committees for many of his clients.

Stephen’s known by many as a coach or mentor. Using his experience together with management accounting and budgeting tools, he equips his clients with strong financial and management skills. And like any good coach, Stephen is fuelled by a sense of challenge, striving for the best outcome (however, complex the issue).

With experience spanning a broad range of commercial transactions including sales and acquisitions, Stephen and his teamwork with the other specialist divisions across William Buck to provide a complete solution.

The Facts:

Core Expertise

  • Strategic business planning and growth
  • Management consulting and feasibility studies
  • Budgeting, forecasting
  • Advisory Boards and directorships
  • Virtual CFO
  • Taxation compliance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions


  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Registered Tax Agent


  • Family businesses & High net-worth individuals
  • Equipment Hire
  • Motor Industry
  • Media and Advertising
  • Professional Services