Michael Flynn, Associate – Advisory Services

Michael Flynn

Associate – Advisory Services


03 218 5035




BCom, CA


Executive Summary

Michael was born, bred and schooled in Melbourne, Australia. He gained his Chartered Accounting Experience in Big 4 accounting in Melbourne, specialising in audit, before embarking on his OE to London. He gained 4 years commerce and industry experience contracting as a Finance and Commercial Business Partner, before returning to Melbourne in 2017.

Following his family orientated move to Invercargill in January 2019, he joined the BDO Invercargill team, taking a leading role in providing Consulting and Advisory services to clients. His specialty is the provision of virtual CFO (vCFO) and Information Systems services.

Specifically, Michael provides:

  • Business and Information Systems reviews, including Xero and related app advisory.
  • Preparation and review of cashflows, 3-way forecasting, monthly management accounts and business plans.
  • Business development and general business process improvement, including reviewing possible internal automation.
  • Growth strategies.
  • Taxation compliance and annual financial statement preparation.

Michael has broad professional commerce and industry and auditing experience involving a diverse range of client businesses, covering various sectors including constructions and trade, professional services, retail, manufacturing, wholesale importation and distribution, facility management, Not-for-Profits, charities, property developers and education providers.


Professional Affiliations

Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand



Bachelor of Commerce, Monash University