About Us

We are a team of highly driven, experienced and qualified chicks; Accountants and Financial Advisers who are changing their clients lives financial futures for generations.

HM Business Partners offers an Integrated Wealth Business helping families take care of all financial aspect of their business and personal lives.  Our Accountants take care of your tax, our Financial Advisers help you plan and protect your entire financial future and our Property Team manages your biggest assets for you – property!

The Partners - Vanessa Mendes & Kym Hocking

These ladies provide you with trusted, unbiased and reliable advice.  To put it simply, you get clarity and direction!  They understand the challenges you face in business and are here to guide you and provide excellent advice when it’s needed. As highly skilled and experience Accountants, Vanessa and Kym have a big focus of tax, however it’s their financial advice knowledge that brings together well rounded advice and really sets them apart from the rest.  With them on your side, you’ll receive direction and a clear path as they lay out the road map on how to best achieve your goals and objectives.

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Kym Hocking

BCom DipFP CA  AR #433809

Kym was raised up North on a cane farm and specialises in Tax and Primary Production. Her 18 years’ experience includes 5 years as a Manager at Ernst & Young and 3 years in the commercial sector in London. She is a member of the Chartered Accountants of Australia and is also a Qualified Financial Adviser.

Kym enjoys working with clients to assist them with complying with taxation laws and meeting obligations with the Tax Office, cashflow, succession and estate planning and general business advisory. She is dedicated to delivering quality clients services while providing ongoing support ensuring the best tax outcomes for our clients.


Vanessa Mendes

BAcc BBus(FP) JP (Qual) ASA  AR #433810

Vanessa grew up in the Lockyer Valley and specialises in Self-Managed Super Funds and utilising superannuation to purchase property. She is both a qualified Accountant and degree qualified Financial Adviser with many years of experience. 

Vanessa is able to help you with structuring your business and financial affairs in a manner that not only ensures the protection of your families assets, but also provides the most effective tax outcomes for your family group. She is personable and clients appreciate her no fuss approach to providing honest and candid advice.  


The Team

Netta Forro

Netta Forro

Advice Manager - Email
Experienced, professional and outstanding are some of the words that distinguish Netta.  She is across every single one of our clients wealth strategies and ultimately manages the process from your very first appointment.  She loves a complex strategy and is a specialist in SMSF and modelling cashflows for our clients purchasing real property with their super.    
Chelsea Huls

Chelsea Huls

Property Specialist - Email
Chelsea, our new Real Estate Specialist, has recently joined our property team to ensure a smooth experience for our clients.  Chelsea is extremely personable and experienced, has hit the ground running and is a great fit in our team of chicks. 
Jacqui Daley

Jacqui Daley

Tax ManagerEmail

Jacqui is one of the loveliest people you will ever meet. She specialises in Self-Managed Super compliance, but is well versed in general accounting and Tax. She loves getting to know our clients and working with them to get better outcomes.

Jacqui undertands the importance of family and how precious your time is.

Olivia Prince

Olivia Prince

Practice Manager - Email

Olivia is a Qualified Accountant with an extensive corporate and big business background. She assists us with the day-to-day management of the practice while also helping take care of the administrative aspects of their affairs. Highly experienced with exceptional people skills compliment Olivia's easy going approach.

Rebecca Piotto

Rebecca Piotto

Senior Accountant - Email

Joining our team recently as Senior Accountant,Rebecca is a qualified CPA with years of experience handling clients from all walks of life. She also specialises in SMSF advice and is our in-house MYOB guru any time a client gets stuck. She is extremely personable and knowledgeable and is looking forward to getting to know our fabulous clients.

Lilli Leifels

Lilli Leifels

Administration Assistant - Email

After recently graduation from high school, Lilli has joined our administration team and is learning the ropes of our professional practice and all the different areas of advice we cover. She's a quick learner and happy to direct your call and assist wherever she can. As Personal Assistant to Netta, she also maintains our paperless office and handles all our correspondence.