LUNCH AND LEARN with Nick Farr & Jessica Olivier


12:00 pm

Join fellow members and like-minded business owners, start-up entrepreneurs, and visionaries for lunch on a mission.

Whether you are a seasoned business owner, start-up, or entrepreneur, you will take away a wealth of learning from this event.


 Nick Farr, Senior Manager – Business Advisory

As an experienced adviser, Nick has been providing clients with trusted strategic advice and accounting services since graduating from university. While Nick can service a broad range of clients, he holds particular expertise in family-owned businesses and those within the Health, Child Care, and Property and Construction sectors. Prior to joining RSM, Nick worked at another mid-tier accounting firm.


Jessica Olivier, Partner, R&D Tax and Government Incentives

Jess leads RSM’s national R&D team and worked in corporate tax from 2000 – 2005. Since 2006, she has specialised in Australian R&D tax and assists a diverse range of industries to identify R&D opportunities and access the R&D tax benefits, including start-up innovators, SMEs and large multi-national corporations. With strong authority (ATO & AusIndustry) relationships, the RSM team has a very strong track record of preparing robust and defensible R&D claims.


  • R&D Tax incentive – how to claim?
  • ESIC – do I qualify?
  • EMDG – What are the changes that came in last year and how to claim?
  • What structure should I use?
  • What are the tax implication of R&D?


CATERING: Guests will enjoy a selection of canapés and finger foods along with a complimentary drink from the bar. 

ATTIRE: Casual day or workwear 


GC HUB Member: free

Non-Members: $39

12 month Community Membership $39 ( Become a community member and attend all future L&Ls for free, along with discounts on other GC Hub events )

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