James MacQueen | BDO East Tamaki

James MacQueen

Construction Sector Specialist

Construction and Real Estate



With more than 40 years of advisory, business services, tax, corporate finance and audit experience James maintains a proactive partnership approach with his clients who benefit from his multi-disciplinary range of services and experience across a wide range of industries.

James passions include Construction, Manufacturing and Family Business.  He has great insight into the issues and challenges facing these sectors.  James develops a very close relationship with his clients and provides practical and pragmatic advice.  His clients appreciate his strong industry expertise and look to him for leadership in emerging issues.

Key areas of expertise:

  • Construction – Head Contractors
  • Construction – Trades
  • Property Investment and Management
  • Property Development
  • Family Business
  • Succession Planning
  • Business Acquisitions, Disposals and Mergers
  • Valuations
  • Relationship Property Disputes
  • Profit Enhancement
  • Management and Financial Accounting
  • Trusts and Investment Accounting
  • Business Structuring


Chartered Accountant (Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand)

Education and Affiliations

Bachelor of Commerce 

Member of New Zealand Construction Law Society

Australian Family Business Association – accredited Family Business advisor

Previously Head of Advisory BDO New Zealand

Previously Head of Construction BDO New Zealand

Member of NZIOB