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David Cooke

David has been employed in the Accounting and Finance industry for over 8 years including more than 6 years in Public Practice Accounting. He joined Bottrell Business Consultants in November 2015, after working for Bentleys Newcastle Pty Ltd. To date David’s main focus has been on Business Services primarily Accounting and Tax. His qualifications include completing a Bachelor of Commerce at Newcastle University in 2006 and his CPA in early 2015.


David has a keen interest in various Sports (both participating and spectating), and also has a love for travel. David has lived in the United Kingdom three times.

Adell Groth

Adell is a Senior Accountant & joined our team at the beginning of 2015.


After several years of experience in the accounting industry she has a passion for specialising in small business accounting.


Adell has grown up in Newcastle, participated in local sporting teams for over 12 years and is also studying her Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Newcastle.


Adell is based in both our Newcastle and East Maitland offices.

Stephen James

Steve has over twenty five years’ experience in the accounting and administration industry and joined the Bottrell team in 2011 as a Tax Accountant. Steve is a TAFE qualified Accountant and specialises in;-

  • Legal Trust Audits
  • Real Estate Trust Audits
  • Personal Income Tax Specialist.

Outside of work – Steve enjoys spending time with his family & friends and playing poker.

Gavin Bottrell

Gavin Bottrell is the CEO, Managing Director and founder of Bottrell Business Consultants Pty Ltd. Gavin established the firm in April 2010 operating from the East Maitland & Newcastle East Office focusing on offering accounting, taxation and business services to the Hunter Region, Central Coast, Sydney & New England Region.

Gavin’s Qualifications are as follows:

  • Chartered Accountant (ICAA)
  • Certified Practicing Accountants (CPA)
  • Bachelor of Commerce degree (University of Newcastle)
  • Registered Tax Agent
  • Registered Legal Trust Auditor
  • Registered ASIC Self Managed Superfund Auditor
  • Justice of the Pearce

Gavin has a passion for Property, Strong Business Growth, Client Personal Achievements and team development.

Gavin was raised in Lake Macquarie and educated at the University of Newcastle. Gavin has over 18 year’s professional experience providing Accounting, Taxation & Business advisory solutions.

Gavin has a passion for providing pro-active, timely advice and works closely with his clients to become an integral part in the management of their business.

Rebecca Bottrell

Rebecca has over 13 years public practice experience gained from working with mid-tier chartered accounting firms. Upon receiving a scholarship at University of Newcastle, Rebecca completed a Bachelor of Commerce, Majoring in Financial Accounting and is a Registered Tax Agent. Rebecca is also a certified Xero Trainer.

Rebecca has a passion for assisting to grow business through understanding the key drivers of their operation. Rebecca work with her clients not only to achieve their business performance goals, but also to help them achieve their desired lifestyle outcomes. Rebecca provides general business and taxation services to a wide range of small-to-medium enterprise in particular the medical, legal, fitness industries and primary producers.

Rebecca comes from a country background, being raised on a large cattle station in Tamworth. She appreciates the value of commitment to the local community and her particular passion is primary production.