Melanie Hopkins

Business Advice, Associate, Waikato

Melanie is an associate within the business advisory team and provides business and taxation advice across rural and a broad range of commercial industries. Clients range from self employed individuals to growing family owned businesses and large farm equity partnerships.

Melanie provides accounting and business advisory services to a range of clients on their financial reporting, taxation, asset protection, succession issues and general business operations. She has also been involved with tax effective structuring for small to medium sized businesses.

Melanie has an interest in the agricultural sector and her rural background assists her to have a better understanding of the workings of farming operations.

Specialist areas

  • Business, accounting and general taxation advice to clients
  • Large and multiple farm reporting, including dairy equity operations in Limited Partnerships
  • Management accounting and KPI reporting

Industry experience 

  • Agriculture
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail operations

Memberships & qualifications

  • Bachelor of Management Studies (Hons)
  • Member, New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants