ABOUT

CareCFO

Change is challenging.

 

The current state of Care and Disability Services in Australia are transitioning, due to Government legislation, changes to funding arrangements, evolving consumer behaviours and expectations, and increased workforce challenges.

Finding the time for all the special projects to understand and manage these changes is practically impossible. 

 

That's where CareCFO comes in. We are here to lighten the load and provide insight and advice to successfully navigate these changes to achieve your vision and strategic objectives. 

 

With over 15 years in the sector and over a decade providing consulting services, we are professional, knowledgeable, and always working in the best interest of our clients.

OUR TEAM

Joseph Dimarco

Managing Consultant

Joseph has been working in the aged care and disability sector for more than 15 years. Joseph has held several senior executive roles with several large providers during periods of substantial growth and change. Joseph has been involved with several aged care/disability acquisitions, the largest being $85m, as well as acquisitions of medical centres, disability services and home care businesses. He has been consulting for the last 8 years and has worked with a myriad of providers to enhance their financial viability and operational performance. Joseph and the CareCFO team are committed to supporting both aged care and disability providers to reach their financial and organisation goals and to ultimately fulfill their mission.

Leigh Gavras

Professional Learning Solutions Advisor

Leigh has worked in the service industry for over 20 years, finding her passion for learning and development along the way. She has facilitated training sessions both face-to-face and online modules, with a focus on customer service and in-house compliance training.

She is a firm believer in the phrase ‘knowledge is power’ which is why she loves to help others achieve their goals through education and support.

Thomas Cross

Senior Business Partner - Marketing & Digital

Thomas is a Digital Strategist, Web Developer and Digital Marketer with close to 10 years' experience working with start-ups and SME's around Australia. Thomas is at his best when getting creative. Whether that be with a budget, website, branding or marketing materials he just loves getting creative. His creativity is only second to his love for helping people succeed. Thomas has helped multiple start-ups launch and mentored multiple people starting their own business. This means his ability to utilise every cent of a budget efficiently is second to none. 

Thomas has worked with several healthcare providers to develop mobile apps that are developed for users with limited technological skills. Thomas is passionate about working with not for profit and charitable organisations to assist them to enhance the outcomes for the clients they support.

Patricia Oliveira

Senior Business Partner - Accounting 

Patricia is an accountant with over 20 years experience in accounting, financial compliance and taxation, across a range of industries in Australia and Brazil. She is extremely passionate about numbers and driven by results. She loves to simplify challenging things, identify the problems, and then set a very effective and organized path to the solutions for customers. She is always seeking improvements for customers in different areas such as compliance requirements, reconciliations, financial results and reports, project management support, the billing process, taxation, business statements, etc. She is a member of our consulting team who provides support to aged care providers.  

Anthony Lutton

Business Partner - Consulting

Anthony is completing a Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science at the University of Newcastle. Anthony has extensive experience and knowledge in health care systems and processes. Anthony is a member of our consulting team that provides support to aged care and disability providers.

Eli Van Der Byl

Business Partner - Consulting & Accounting

Eli is completing a Commerce Degree at University of Queensland, and also provides tutoring to high school students to enhance their academic results. Eli provides support to our consulting team on a part time basis.

Jacqueline Palmer

Business Partner - Consulting

Jacqueline is currently studying a Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice (Honours) at the University of Queensland. She has a keen interest in policy and legislation which she continues to expand through her tertiary studies. Jacqueline provides support to the consulting team on a part-time basis.