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Momentum Financial Group



Meet the Momentum Financial Group team from our Geelong and Horsham offices in regional Victoria.  Drawing from a wealth of industry knowledge and experience, our friendly motivated teams readily support the Partners in delivering a myriad of best  practice financial solutions for our clients. Phone and talk to the Momentum team for accountant services, finacial planning, investment advisors and business coaching Geelong and Horsham.


bill ainsworht CA, senior partner Name: Bill Ainsworth CA
Horsham, Victoria
Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia, A member of CPA, Australia, Registered ASIC Auditor No 7567, Registered ASIC Agent No 7656, Experience in Public Practice / Advisory 1964 to 2011 (ongoing).
Specialisation: Self Managed Super Fund, Taxation Advice, Property Development and Rural/Primary Production Businesses
Experience: Having been advising clients since 1964 many outstanding results have been delivered. With an unrelenting passion for Taxation and delivering great business outcomes for clients, Bill has been Victoria's leading Chartered Accountant for 20 years. With demand for his services and knowledge at an all time high, Bill is more motivated than ever to help SME and Professional Clients achieve a great outcome.
Hobbies & Interests: Family, sport (AFL & cricket), cars and education
Aspiration & other worthy mentions: Integrity, honesty and trust are the not-negotiable traits in life, I have always lived by these principals and always will. My client share a similar approach and the rewards are certainly more enjoyable when they are derived in the right manner.




mark ainsworth, partner Name: Mark Ainsworth CA
Position: Partner
Place: Horsham
Specialisation: Business Planning, Business Coaching, Strategic CFO, Corporate Governance, Business Succession and Planning, Business Valuations
Experience: Compliance - 20 years advising business on Tax and Accounting and planning strategies Business Advisory - has worked with a wide variety of Small to Medium businesses in a consulting and coaching capacity. Roles have included reviewing the current business and making recommendations for change; developing formal business plans and action plans then holding business owners accountable for getting things done; and developing sales and marketing strategies for owners wanting to take their business to the next level of growth. Business Advisory – acts as a Strategic CFO providing insight, strategic skills and mindset to lead future business growth to help organisations maintain its strategic competitive advantage.  Business Advisory – facilitates Boards of Advisory for family business and fast-growing SMEs to help take business to the next level by assisting with direction and leadership and ensuring the business has the appropriate level of control.
Qualifications: Chartered Accountant (CA), Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA), Bachelor of Business, Monash University
Hobbys / Interests: Family , Personal development, Sport (AFL, Cricket, Basketball, Rugby), Fitness, Surfing
Aspirations & Other Worthy mentions: A passion for people and what a person can get out of life
A passion for business and what a business can produce for the people involved
A strong desire to make a real difference in people’s lives and the world in general
An understanding of business and how business works
The ability to give tough love when needed



matt ainsworth accounting & marketing director Name: Matt Ainsworth
Position:Accountant & Business Advisor
Place: Geelong
Specialisation: Taxation, Accounting and Business Advisory
Qualifications: Studying Bachelor of Business (Accounting) and specialised programs in Taxation and Accounting
Hobbys / Interests: Surfing, The Cats, Playing sports eg.Basketball, footy, cricket and yoga
Aspirations & Other Worthy mentions: Become a Yoga instructor, Complete further studies in Marketing, Swim with Great white sharks




kaye ainsworth, accounts manager Name: Kaye Ainsworth
Position: Finance Manager
Place: Horsham
Experience: Kaye has been with the business since 1991 but is still not eligible for Long Service Leave!
Hobbies / Interests: Family, Shopping, Travelling, Shopping, More Family and More Shopping
Aspirations & other worthy mentions: My life is my family




chloe chenoweth, accountant Name: Chloe Chenoweth
Position: Accountant & Business Advisor
Place: Horsham
Specialisation: Taxation, BAS & Management Accounting
Qualifications: Currently studying Diploma of Accounting at UB Horsham campus.
Hobbies and  Interests: Cooking, Traveling
Aspirations & Other Worthy mentions: I aspire to keep away from any more cameras in the foresee
able future.



hamish exell accountant Name: Hamish Exell
Role: Accountant & Busniness Advisor
Place: Horsham
Specialisation: Taxation, Self Managed Superannuation, Accounting
Qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance Major)
Hobbys / Interests: Football, Cricket, Any sport really, Health/Fitness, Getting back to help out on the farm, Listening to Grant’s hair brain schemes and trying to make sense of them.
Aspirations & Other Worthy mentions:
to become a Chartered Accountant



krystal kydd, director of first impressions Name: Krystal Kydd
Position: Office Manager
Place: Horsham
Specialisation: Driving the business and client service standards to lead the industry
Qualifications: Certificate two in sales
Hobbys / Interests: Sport, Cooking, Gym, Travelling, Spending time with family and friends
Aspirations & Other Worthy mentions: Build my own house, To live a happy and healthy life and get as far in my job as possible





cheryl merkovic, client services officer Name: Cheryl Mirkovic
Position: Client Services & Officer Manager
Place: Geelong
Specialisation: Para-planning Support, Office Management and Delighting clients with awesome service
Qualifications: Certificate of Administration and 25 Years Experience in Business
Hobbies / Interests: Family, Tennis, Running, Cooking
Aspirations & other worthy mentions: To be the best I can be and exceed the expectations placed on me







rumbi nyakabau Name: Rumbi Nyakabau
Role: Accountant
Place: Geelong
Specialisation: Taxation, Self Managed Superannuation, Accounting

Experience: Nearly 3 years experience in Public Practice Accounting
Qulifications: Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance Major)
Hobbies/Interests: Keeping fit and going to the gym, Going to the movies, Spending time with friends
Aspirations and Other Worthy Mentions: To become a CPA



maddy prince, director of first impressions Name: Maddy Prince
Position: Client Service Manager
Place: Geelong
Specialisation: Driving Service Standards and Client Experiences to new levels
Hobbys / Interests: Netball, Gym/ keeping fit, Shopping, Socialising
Aspirations & Other Worthy Mentions: Every client phone call and meeting is an opportunity to provide a great client experience, this is my goal