Meet the Directors

Callum Strachan - Director

Member of CPA Australia, Member of Taxation Institute of Australia, Bachelor of Business from University of Central Queensland

Callum commenced his career with DGL Accountants as a UCQ graduate in 1994 and worked full time until 1999 when he and his wife moved to London, England for a three year working holiday.

Callum returned to DGL in 2002 and became a director on 1st July 2007. Throughout his career, Callum has worked diligently with a variety of clients (including primary producers, small to medium enterprises and Self-Managed Superannuation Funds) providing timely accurate taxation and business advisory services.

Callum also keeps up to date of with I.T. within the accounting field including Accounting Software and Cloud Technologies.

Callum is active in the community and enjoys outdoor activities with his wife Kelly and family of three including soccer, camping and fishing.

Denise Hof - Director

Denise joined DGL Accountants in 2000 as a graduate accountant. Denise has extensive experience in taxation, business services, self-managed superannuation funds and auditing and she has a diverse portfolio of clients including those in Agricultural, Mining & Professional Services, Property Developers & Investors.

  • Partner since 2011
  • CPA Australia
  • Public Practitioner
  • Registered Tax Agent
  • Registered SMSF Auditor
  • Bachelor of Business

Denise is regarded highly by her clients for her attention to detail, efficiency and practical easy to understand taxation and business advice that helps clients achieve their goals.

Natalie Cant - Director

Bachelor of Business, Fellow of CPA Australia, JP

Natalie joined the firm in 1999 as a graduate accountant and was appointed as a partner on 1st July 2007.

She has extensive experience in providing taxation, business advisory and superannuation advice to a vast range of clients.

Natalie is highly regarded by her clients for her efficiency, attention to detail and pro-active approach to improving their business performance.

Rob Eacott - Director

Bachelor of Business, Fellow of CPA Australia

Rob joined DGL Accountants (formerly Douglas Gibb and Lewis) in 1990 and was appointed partner in 1991. Prior to this, Rob has worked in public accounting practices in Mackay & Brisbane since 1975.

He has an excellent understanding of the day to day operations and complexities of business and personal tax and a unique style of working with clients to achieve appropriate strategic advice, innovative solutions and service excellence.

Elizabeth Dent - Director

Elizabeth has been in the accounting industry for 14 years.  After graduating from Central Queensland University with a Bachelor of Accounting in 2008, she qualified as a CPA in 2012 and obtained a Limited Public Practice Certificate in 2016.

Elizabeth has great knowledge in Self-Managed Superannuation Funds and currently holds a limited licence certificate. 

Elizabeth loves to travel, having spent a year living in Ireland in 2006 and she also enjoys spending time with her husband Nigel and their 3 children.