We are a small team of friendly people who enjoy the numbers just as much as getting to know you and your business. We bring impressive experience without an inflated price tag, and family values are at the core of everything we do. It’s literally in our name – CJM for Charlotte, Joshua, James and Marina.
Meet Our Team
James Hakim, FCPA, Director
Find him re-watching the 2016 AFL premiership or his beloved Liverpool with a glass of Johnnie Walker Blue
Meet James – the accounting wizard who’s been in the biz for over 20 years and holds a Bachelor of Commerce and FCPA qualifications. But that’s not all – he also found the love of his life, Marina, while studying at Latrobe University. Talk about multitasking!
James is the go-to guy for all things tax in small businesses. He’s a meticulous mastermind who knows his stuff like the back of his hand. He’s passionate about helping small businesses succeed, and he takes pride in delivering top-notch service and results. Seriously, when we say he cares, we mean he really, really cares!
He’s incredibly proud of the fact that CJM puts clients first and provides a holistic service that prioritizes working together and getting to know you as a person. Now that’s what we call accounting with heart!
A dedicated dad who loves nothing more than cheering his kids on from the sidelines and getting involved in the local sporting communities.
Marina Hakim, CPA, Practice Manager
So good at multitasking that she can keep up with her kids activities whilst binge -watching her favorite shows and diving into a juicy book at the same time!
Marina’s been working her magic in the accounting world since way back in 2000 when she graduated from La Trobe University. She’s managed a ton of clients over the years, and even earned her CPA status in 2003 – impressive stuff!
But Marina’s not just about the numbers – she’s got a sharp eye for details and makes sure ours and clients’ accounting processes are running like well-oiled machines.
And let’s not forget about Marina’s love for professional organization – she’s the reason our team runs so smoothly and our clients’ needs are met with lightning-fast speed.
She loves tuning in to podcasts, sipping on coffee with friends, and getting her sweat on to stay active.
Brent Gloury, CPA, Tax Manager
Can talk (and play) cricket with the best of them. World traveler – with a thirst for adventure and a soft spot for the Richmond Tigers.
Brent joined us and became an integral part of our team in 2016. He is also a member of CPA Australia and obtained his accounting degree at Victoria University.
Brent comes with over 20 years of invaluable public practice experience, in a variety of fields and business areas. This experience provides him with outstanding knowledge in an array of different taxation areas.
He prides himself on a caring yet effective approach with his clients, where he ensures their comfort and understanding of all things tax.
All-around good guy who loves spending time with his wife Alicia and two furry friends, Madeline and Millie.
Leanne Oxnam, Client Services Coordinator
Ray of sunshine in the office, world’s best banana pancake maker to her grandkids.
We are lucky to have Leanne as our Client Services Coordinator. She brings such a welcoming energy to the office for our clients who are always met with her infectious smile and warm personality.
Leanne has many years of experience in the corporate field having worked in events management and a variety of administration roles.
She is passionate about providing excellent service and enjoys getting to know and building a rapport with our clients.
An avid gardener who loves spending time with her grandkids and tending to her flower beds with a smile on her face.
Aman Kaur, Senior Accountant
An enthusiastic camper with an infectious laugh that echoes throughout the entire office.
Having arrived in Australia in 2007, she obtained her Masters of Accounting and Financial Management from La Trobe University in 2009.
Her passion for accounting is unmistakable, as evidenced by her keen eye for detail.
She is currently pursuing her CPA and is our resident Xero champion!
She thrives on challenges and takes great pleasure in assisting clients with their tax requirements.
When she’s not at work, she enjoys exploring the beauty of nature while traveling with her husband, Dilpreet, and their two lovely daughters, Khushi and Lovejot.