Jon Teear

Business Advice, Specialist Services, Director, Christchurch

Jon has been a Baker Tilly Staples Rodway Director since 2008.

After qualifying in 2000, Jon gained international experience working in the United Kingdom for a number of years, primarily with investment banks.

With his experience in both NZ and the UK, Jon is exceptionally well placed to provide valuable advice on a wide range of business matters to clients.

Jon has had a long association with Canterbury rugby and has significant experience assisting professional players with their compliance both in New Zealand and while working offshore.

Specialist areas

  • Due diligence, business feasibility and purchases
  • Advising a wide range of business clients in structural, business, systems improvement, growth and taxation matters
  • Property investment and development
  • The unique commercial and tax issues faced by Professional Athletes
  • Organisational Governance
  • Management reporting, including provision of regular management accounts and advice
  • Charitable organisations, and not-for-profit entities

Memberships & qualifications

  • Chartered Accountant, since 2000
  • CPA - CPA Australia
  • Member of the Finance Committee for Diabetes Christchurch Inc.
  • Treasurer of the Christchurch High School Old Boys' Rugby Football Club Inc