Justin has been a chartered accountant since 1990, starting with Ashton Wheelans in 1995. He was appointed a partner in 2006 and divides his time between the firm's Christchurch and Kaiapoi offices.

He holds a B.Com, a public practising certificate and is a member of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Justin enjoys business advisory and earning the trust of clients to the point where he is involved in the core of their businesses. He has particular involvement and interest in software and support, business start-ups and ownership structure planning, tax planning advice, assistance with obtaining finance and trust and estate management.

Justin and his family enjoy the outdoors with biking, skiing and yachting in the Sounds.