Alf Couceiro, an accomplished Director at Modoras in Melbourne, combines comprehensive taxation expertise with a passion for delivering exceptional client outcomes. A graduate of Phillip Institute of Technology (now RMIT University), a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Tax Advisor, Alf’s extensive educational background has set the foundation for his noteworthy career.
Beginning in the Australian Taxation Office’s graduate program, he honed his skills in both individual and business audits for almost five years before transitioning to public accounting in 1995. His relentless pursuit of excellence and innate leadership qualities saw him rise to the role of partner within just four years.
In October 2013, Alf embarked on a new journey as he merged his firm with Navacue, now known as Modoras. Since then, he has led the Melbourne Accounting/Tax team and provided invaluable advisory services to clients. With specialties ranging from complex business work to Self-Managed Super Funds (SMSF) and business valuations, his broad skill set makes him a trusted and versatile advisor.
What truly sets him apart is his dedication to client success. He enjoys working with engaged business owners, striving to ensure they maximize their potential. He aspires to be the first point of contact for any client query or issue, embodying his belief that his role is to be a constant source of support.
Outside of the office, he has a thirst for adventure. He enjoys travelling, is an enthusiastic snow skier, and follows MotoGP racing. Inspired by thought leaders like Simon Sinek, Alf aligns with the ethos that people connect with the ‘why’ of what you do. “People don’t buy what you do; they buy why you do it. And what you do simply proves what you believe,” a favourite quote, aptly encapsulates his approach to his profession.
With a celebrated career spanning over two decades, Alf continues to inspire through his commitment to his clients, his team, and his firm. His dedication to excellence, along with his dynamic leadership, ensures Modoras remains at the forefront of financial advisement.
Make an appointment with Alf in our Melbourne office today, to discover how our accounting and financial planning team can make THE difference to your financial future.