Mike Ansell is a director of the business advisory division at RSM in Bunbury. He completed his Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Western Australia in 1980. Mr Ansell became an associate member of the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants in 1985, a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia in 1995 and a fellow in 2009, and a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors in 2010. He joined RSM in 1980 with country postings to RSM’s offices in Albany, Mount Barker and Bunbury, Western Australia. In 1989, Mr Ansell was appointed the regional manager for RSM’s Narrogin office until 1994 when he transferred to the Bunbury regional office. In 1996, he became the regional manager for the South West zone and a partner of RSM. Mr Ansell specialises in taxation, superannuation and business services. He has extensive experience providing tax services to individuals, partnerships, trusts and companies in the farming and business community. He is also an auditor of self-managed superannuation funds.