The Team

From our Principals and Accountants to our Business Advisors and Administration Staff the CEG team all works together to help you meet your goals.

We are always looking for quality staff, if you are looking for a change and wanting to join our team please let us know. Learn about our Graduate Role for 2020 here.


Simon Cameron

Principal - BCom CA CPP

Simon is one of the founding Principals of CEG (formerly Cameron & Edwards Limited).

Simon’s rural upbringing and interest in the agricultural sector, combined with his commercial experience, in both London and Dunedin, brings a strong business skill set to the firm. Simon provides advice to small and medium sized commercial and agricultural businesses. He offers annual accounting and taxation services as well as providing advice on, business planning, budgeting and making businesses more profitable.

Simon also has experience in working with clients on their succession planning issues and enjoys the additional challenges that succession planning in the rural sector presents

Cell: 021 331 621
Email: [email protected]

Carolyn Northover (nee Edwards)

Principal - BCom (Hons) CA CPP

Carolyn is one of the founding Principals of CEG (formerly Cameron & Edwards Limited).

Carolyn provides business advisory services to a range of commercial businesses, assisting from start-up phase through to succession planning. She offers accounting and taxation services, and provides business advice in areas such as profit improvement, business planning, analysis and implementation of accounting systems. She has experience in a number of industries, including manufacturing, retail, health, construction and related trades, and she has a particular interest in the hospitality and fashion industries.

Carolyn has considerable experience in mentoring, training and presenting. She particularly enjoys working with her clients and her team members to reach their full potential.

Cell: 021 331 871
Email: [email protected]

Justin Geddes

Principal - BCom CA CPP

Justin has recently joined CEG as a Principal with over 20 years’ experience working in Chartered Accounting firms.

Justin is well known for building relationships with his clients while using his practical and commercial approach to help them achieve their goals. Growing up on the family farm, has allowed him to gain valuable knowledge that has led to Justin being one of the leading agribusiness advisors in the wider Otago region, but his breadth of skills means he is just as comfortable using his knowledge with commercial clients to assist with their needs.

Justin offers valuable insights to clients on their business from simple annual accounting and taxation services through to more complex business restructuring, succession planning and business development.

Email: [email protected]

Jared Le Roy

Commercial Business Manager - BCom, DipGrad, CA

Jared has recently joined CEG after returning to Dunedin from London, where he spent two years working for large companies gaining valuable international and corporate experience. Prior to this Jared built his knowledge as a Chartered Accountant in a highly respected accounting firm.

Joining CEG as a Manager, Jared is looking to build his own client network while working alongside the Principals on their larger clients and regular projects. Jared’s commercial experience has allowed him to develop great business insights and valuable knowledge of the daily functions of running a successful business.

Jared offers accounting and taxation services to clients as well as providing valuable business advice on company cashflows through to finding business efficiencies. Jared likes to work closely with client to ensure they are meeting their goals, he has worked on a range of different industries with an interest in the motor trade and other trade industries.

Email: [email protected]

Suzanne Rietveld

Business Services Manager - BBS, DipBusStuds, CA

Suzanne joined CEG in April 2013, and brings a vast range on knowledge to the team. Since having gained her Chartered Accountant status Suzanne is now focused on supporting the Principals with meeting client needs.

Working closely with the Principals, Suzanne looks to provide cost effective solutions to clients, while ensuring that all of the clients needs are met. She has a particular interest in both the agricultural and retail industries and can offer a range of services to all clients. Being the go to person at CEG over the past few years Suzanne has a range of experience in accounting, taxation, payroll and software support.

In her role as Manager, she looks after and supports the team to ensure workflow and team development is well controlled.

Email: [email protected]

Jackie Teasdale

Consultant - BCom, CA, CPP

Jackie started her career working for one of ‘the Big Four’ firms and built up great experience specialising in strategic financial consulting. Growing from this, Jackie worked as a Group Accountant and an outsourced CFO for more than six years managing the finance teams across NZ and Australia.

Jackie joined CEG as a Consultant bringing her expansive range of skills to the firm. She has worked with several mid-tier companies, stepping in as a senior resource to support and facilitate monthly reporting and working with the Board of Directors to help improve business profitability.

Having owned her own retail business for a number of years combined with her corporate knowledge, Jackie likes to work with firms dealing with mergers and acquisitions, strategic planning, valuations and stream lining of internal systems.    

Email: [email protected]