Christopher Atkinson, B.Bus, CPA


I love getting out to our small and medium enterprise clients, whether they're on the Gold Coast or Sydney or Ballina. We work with a wide range of industries and individuals. From tax minimisation and cash flow, to margins and staffing, I love being involved with small business people-they're the backbone of the community.

Qualifications / Affiliations

  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting) (Southern Cross University)
  • Certified Practising Accountant
  • CPA Public Practice Certificate
  • Registered Tax Agent

Work History

2005 – present Partner, Collins Hume
1996 – 2005 Accountant, Collins Hume
1994 – 1996 Trainee Accountant, Rutherfords, Lismore
1993 – 1994 Trainee Accountant, Horwarth & Horwarth, Brisbane

Areas of Expertise

  • Accounting & financial consulting
  • Asset protection
  • Business advice & structuring
  • Business development & strategic planning
  • Business valuations
  • Tax planning & consulting

Industry Specialisations

  • Small and medium enterprises
  • Property investors
  • Medical specialists

What else I do...

  • Doing as many fun things as I can with my wife and three daughters
  • Adventure racing & training
  • Mountain biking
  • Keeping abreast of all sports
  • Being socially active


  • Sydney


  • East Ballina


People in small to medium business are the backbone of the community.

Collins Hume
is a CPA Business
Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation*
*Other than for the acts or omissions of financial services licensees.