Vicki Macdermid



Private Business and Family Advisory

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Professional Background

Vicki is a Consultant delivering a broad range of advisory services in both the CBD and South East office of Pitcher Partners Melbourne. She has extensive experience providing outcomes, including facilitation and coaching with teams and individuals.

Vicki first joined the firm as a graduate before pursuing a consulting career and industry employment in 1994. Vicki returned to the firm in 1999 and was admitted to the partnership in 2001.

Vicki is an active member of the International Institute of Entrepreneurship Alumni and was one of the first participants to graduate with a Masters in Innovation and Entrepreneurship (MEI), completing a research paper on ‘What Horses Teach us about Leadership – at an emotional and spiritual level.’

Vicki has received recognition for this innovative leadership program in the press and has facilitated workshops for university classes, leadership forums and large corporates, including Qantas and Chobani. 

Vicki’s personal expertise includes business succession, structuring advice, tax planning, and coordination of other specialist services offered by Pitcher Partners. Vicki is passionate about defining what success is for her clients and enabling them to achieve it.

Vicki takes a personal interest in developing and maintaining a ‘whole of client’ approach leading to enduring, often multigenerational, relationships with the families involved. Vicki also plays a key role in our Women in Leadership program and is Chair of our Inclusion and Diversity Committee.

Industry Experience

  • Manufacturing
  • Medical
  • Personal service
  • Legal
  • Legal services

Memberships & Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Business Accounting (Monash University)
  • Master of Applied Innovation and Entrepreneurship (University of Adelaide)
  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA)
  • Member of the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants (ASCPA)
  • Member of Australian Institute Company Directors

Articles Published

Cloud based accounting - The next level for Medical Practitioners

16th July 2018

Vicki Macdermid

This second article of the series will assist you to better understand which accounting software package is best for your medical practice, by fir...

Take your practice to the next level with Cloud

16th July 2018

Vicki Macdermid

This article addresses reporting functionality options and how they can better assist the performance of your medical practice – enabling you to...

Budget and planning-tax implications

20th June 2017

Vicki Macdermid

.. Tax Planning Preparation Firstly to maximise the current year benefits we recommend the preparation of a preliminary estimate of your taxable ...

Cloud based accounting – taking medical practitioners to the next level

30th August 2016

Vicki Macdermid

As a result, the ability to access real time financial data, accessible anywhere, anytime on any device is now a reality. This article is the fir...

Sale of a medical practice

17th June 2016

Vicki Macdermid

Medical practitioners generate significant goodwill within their practice and may wish to realise some or all of that goodwill, either by sale of ...

Services & Specialisations

Accounting and Business Advisory

Accounting and Business Advisory

Information in business is the key to being able to make the right decisions at the right ...

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Tax Advice and Compliance

Tax Advice and Compliance

Tax affects every individual, public, private and multinational company, each with their o...

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Business Structuring

Business Structuring

The business structure should balance between your short and long term objectives, success...

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Succession Planning

Succession Planning

Forging the future of your business beyond the boundaries of today requires strategic plan...

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Estate Planning

Estate Planning

The preparation and maintenance of an Estate Plan is an effective way of ensuring that a p...

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