80+ Years of Experience, Delivering Tailored Modern Solutions.
RDA is an accounting and wealth advisory firm experienced in delivering diverse outcomes for our clients.
Extensive knowledge and networks of skilled professionals helping deliver wins for our clients, is at the core of why we do what we do.
The RDA team work competently to make sure your compliance needs are met and managed with minimal impact.
Our in-house Wealth Advisory service gives our clients a seamless accounting and wealth relationship. Our holistic approach helps clients to identify, plan and realise their financial aspirations.
We work with people to understand their needs, wants and goals. Once we understand their definition of success, we work together to establish the most efficient path to achieving their unique goals.
Our clients are empowered with knowledge, delivered by an experienced professional team. Clients often appreciate us playing the role of a critical friend to ensure the best decisions are made.
Meet our Directors
Meet the Team
Rick founded Rick Davies & Associates in 1980 adding a branch office in the Riverland town of Barmera, South Australia, in 1984. He has long held the belief that trust and rapport between client and advisor results in clients making more informed decisions in the planning stages which will, in turn, see clients benefit at tax return time. Rick continues to provide support to his clients on a consultant basis, some of these client relationships remain in place from 1980.
Prior to starting at RDA, Ken has worked for a number of firms across Melbourne over 10 years where he gained experience advising a variety of industries from logistics & transport, building & construction, manufacturing (e.g. furniture, metal fabrics, confectionery and packaging) to large legal firms. Ken’s clam, composed and knowledgeable demeanor means working through complex matters is Ken’s specialty. Ken provides a positive guiding light to our more junior team members.
Ken loves to pay basketball and table-tennis in his spare time.
Josh has developed an expertise in Business Management, Payroll, Process and Technology, Josh supports our client base with their day-to-day finance and accounting needs, providing advice and solutions for their internal processes, systems and strategies to help them achieve the best outcomes.
Having recently moved to Adelaide from Sydney, Josh is an active member of his church and spends a lot of time outside of the office enjoying good food and wine, playing music and riding his motorbike.
Steven has a background in financial services, risk management and systems, giving him a holistic approach to problem solving. Steven has strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a keen eye for detail, and finds great satisfaction in applying these skills to business and accounting problems.
Steven is a certified Workflow Max and Xero Advisor in our Adelaide office and continues to grow in the business services team.
Steven enjoys going out for breakfast, walking his dog and playing golf in his time off.
Adelaide & Melbourne
Brad aims to identify every client’s unique financial position, their objectives so he can develop strategies that thoroughly meet their needs. The end result is to provide real value and benefits that will improve the client’s financial wellbeing.
Strong ongoing relationships with his clients are pivotal, been their trusted adviser and sharing their continued financial success is a key priority.
Meet our Administrators
Diana will be your first point of contact at RDA Melbourne and will welcome you with her warmth and caring nature. She understands the importance of being across the detail of every client’s particular needs.
In her spare time, Diana enjoys singing and beach walks with her husband and adult children.
If you are a dog person he will come and say hello, if you are not a dog person, he will give you space.
Buster is a key member of the moral team, possessing the ability to appear almost like magic at lunch time.
In his spare time, he loves the beach, hills and other dogs. By night he monitors the local possum community, from a distance, as he is yet to work out how to climb trees.