Michelle Kvello is a Chartered Accountant and founder of Lantern Partners, a Sydney based consultancy which works flexibly with your business providing virtual CFO support to help you effectively manage and grow your business.
We work with you across the following areas:
• Business planning and goal setting
• Business performance measurement
• Strategy and business development
• Pricing, cost and margin analysis
• Financial management
Do you know where your numbers are taking your business? Will they deliver on your strategic vision and provide you with the outcomes you need?
Our vision is to ensure your business numbers deliver you real world results. It’s more than the finance; it’s about achieving what you want.
"A smooth sea never made a skilful sailor" - English Proverb.
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