About The Team

Former Principal

Non-Executive Chairman – KSJ, ASAIT, Grad Dip (Systems Analysis), Dip Financial Planning, Dip Financial Services, FCA, CTA, AGIA, Life Member AIM, FAICD

He has been appointed to a number of boards in the resources industry and is a member of a board in the pharmacy industry.

He maintains a practice certificate as a Chartered Accountant practising as Robert M Kennedy & Co.

He has completed a Diploma in Financial Planning and Diploma of Financial Services qualifying as a licenced AFSL licencee. He is a director of Minerva Wealth Management Pty Ltd.

He participated in the Chartered Tax Adviser course and by successful examination in 2017 was awarded status as a Chartered Tax Adviser (“CTA”) by the Taxation Institute of Australia.

He was awarded Entrepreneur of the Year in the Ernst & Young Central Region awards in the listed category in 2011.

He has a passion for the arts expressed through the formation of the Kennedy Arts Foundation which offers an annual Kennedy Prize and will award the Portrait Prize conducted by the Royal South Australian Society of Arts.

Belinda Piffl CA


Belinda is a chartered accountant with 15 years’ experience in providing financial reporting and accounting assistance to clients in various industries including resources, mining services, aged care, construction and family businesses. With previous roles in auditing, financial accounting and finance management, she currently provides financial reporting solutions to SMEs. Belinda is Xero certified.

Belinda can be contacted at bp@robertmkennedy.com.au


Linda Ciampa BAcc, ATI


Linda is an accountant with over 20 years’ experience in accounting and taxation services. With wide experience in assisting clients in meeting their accounting and taxation requirements in a broad range of industries including, residential land development and construction, property, investment, start-up business and the taxation of non-residents. Linda also has extensive experience with the Department of Human Services in relation to Age Pension, Family Tax Benefit A & B and the Health Card. Linda is Xero certified.

Linda can be contacted at lmc@robertmkennedy.com.au


Lisa Emilov


Lisa brings 15 years of administration expertise from the accounting industry to the team. Proficient in the use of MYOB with vast bookkeeping experience, Lisa is also Xero certified. Lisa has advanced knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite.
In addition to providing invaluable administrative support to the team, Lisa is a welcoming and friendly interface for our clients.

Lisa can be contacted at lme@robertmkennedy.com.au