Our end goal for your business is long-term growth and sustainability.

Who We Are

Prickly Pear Consulting

Christopher Schmitt

Managing Partner

Christopher Schmitt is a qualified Chartered Accountant from Deloitte and a Member of the Institute of Australian Chartered Accountants. With over 10 years worth of experience in the fields of accounting and consulting, Christopher’s portfolio of clients is focused around start-ups, small and medium enterprises in particular.

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Trevor Schmitt

Partner: Advisory

Drawing upon more than 30 years’ of C-level financial, operational leadership and consulting experience, Trevor Schmitt is a leader in business innovation and strategic impact. Having worked across a diverse range of industries in Australia and the Asia Pacific Region, his work as a CFO, COO and Executive Director has allowed him to hone a highly developed understanding of Board operations, corporate governance and risk mitigation.

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Alexandra Zhang

Partner: Performance Management

Alexandra Zhang is a qualified accountant with a Masters of Business Administration and Professional Accounting. She has an aptitude for helping businesses of all sizes meet their financial goals and maximise growth. Handling Performance Management for Prickly Pear Consulting, she offers expertise in business analytics, value chain management and corporate social responsibility.