Vivien is the Managing Director of the Sydney office and currently leads the international expansion team in Australia.
Vivien began her career in a Chartered accounting firm in 1989, In 2009 she became a partner of Foster Raffan until May 2017 when Vistra acquired the compliance department and became Managing Director.
Vivien has extensive experience with a vast array of clients ranging from SME’s to large entities both international and domestic. Vivien is also a qualified Self Managed Super Fund (SMSF) Specialist.
Vivien holds a Master's degree in Commerce from the Macquarie University and a post graduate diploma from the Institute of Chartered Accountants.
She is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (Australian & New Zealand), Self Managed Super Fund Association (formerly SPAA), and the Registered Tax Agent with the Tax Practitioners Board.
Vivien is authorised to provide super advice by ASIC and Securitor. She speaks English and Mandarin fluently.
23 December 2019
The Australian government passed a legislation on 5 December 2019 that stops a foreign resident (being a non-resident for tax purposes) from enjoying the main residence exemption for capital gains tax (CGT) purposes. This applies to Australian citizens and…
19 June 2017