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Automate or go Hungry! Implementing Xero and other Cloud Based applications in a Practice Environment

Robin Allardice


Robin is a co-owner and one of six executive directors of Bentleys Tasmania: Accountants Auditors and Advisors. Since joining in July 2005, in conjunction with his fellow directors, Robin has driven the organisation’s strategic vision. During this time, the firm has grown 800 percent and has implemented industry leading systems and technology which have allowed the directors’ vision to become a reality. In an executive capacity, Robin is responsible for Information Technology, Innovation and Cloud Solutions and chairs the Bentleys Australia Cloud Solutions Special Interest Group.

In August 2014, Robin was recognised nationally as a leader in cloud accounting by being invited by Xero to become a foundation member of the Xero Partner Advisory Council. Robin has been regularly quoted by media outlets on the benefits of Cloud accounting. In January 2015 Bentleys Tasmania became the first Xero Platinum Partner in Tasmania and one of only three listed on Xero’s website nationally. Bentleys Tasmania have a dedicated Cloud Solutions team and partner with a number of cloud service providers so clients can benefit from their expertise in developing systems which best suit their needs.