The Directors of Shakespeare Partners are pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Lyons as an Associate at the firm. With Chris’ vast experience in assisting clients to achieve great financial outcomes, we know that he will be a great addition to the team.

Chris has over 20 years of business and consulting experience with businesses covering a wide range of industries. Prior to joining Pitcher Partners in 2015 where he worked as a Director in the Tax Division, Chris worked for an accounting practice of which he was a partner for his last 6 years at the firm. 

Over the years Chris has gained experience dealing with small to medium sized businesses covering a wide variety of tax, accounting and general business issues. His client base has included businesses in several different sectors including medical, construction and retail. Chris’ areas of expertise include small to medium enterprises (SME), business structuring, business start-ups, and large family groups.

Chris grew up in Perth and was raised in a family that ran a group of small businesses that were hugely customer focused. During this time he began to develop a good understanding of what a client or customer would want and expect and also what is required to run a successful business operation.

Chris has also assisted various sporting clubs including Australian Rules, Golf, Cricket and now junior sport with his children. After completing his term as a member of the Strategy and Revenue Committee for Camp Quality WA he has since taken on the role of treasurer for the Woodvale Football Team.

We are delighted to have someone of Chris’ experience and calibre join our team and look forward to working with him, please join us in welcoming Chris to the firm.