Act2 Solutions are experienced professionals led by Andy O'Meagher who
has been preparing actuarial certificates for more than 11 years. We
deliver a quality product and expertise that is backed by actuary David
Quinn-Watson who has over 20 years of superannuation experience.
The thing we most often hear from our clients is that they like the way
we do business, the professionalism and friendliness of our team and
our focus on developing strong ongoing client relationships, and of
course, our lightning fast turnarounds.
We are independently owned and operated and not affiliated with any
SMSF Administration Company. This gives you peace of mind knowing your
client information goes no further.
Act2 uses the latest in technology to deliver the best benefits to our
clients and can handle large volumes of certificates. We also focus on
personal service and are always just a phone call away. Our clients
range from small SMSF administrators and boutique accounting firms and
high volume corporations.
Delivering a quality product is important to us as is a commitment to
provide high levels of service but we also like to have fun in what we
do. It could never be said that we take ourselves too seriously.
With a focus on community spirit we also actively contribute to
charities and we like to thank our clients for their support on a
Meet our team
We believe what makes Act2 stand out from the crowd is our people!
We have a fantastic team who are dedicated and knowledgeable, but
more importantly they're great to be around.
Being small, flexible and dynamic means we can develop strong
relationships with our clients, understand their needs and provide
help when needed.
Andy is the Director of Act2 Solutions and the driving force
behind most of the software and efficiencies that are at the
heart of what we do. Thanks to Andy’s endeavours actuarial
certificates for Self-Managed Superannuation Funds can now be
delivered extremely quickly, accurately and in a more
He has a varied occupational background from selling pearls in
Broome to teaching Computing and Science at Aquinas College in
Perth. After a couple of years of studying Actuarial Science and
developing software with an actuary, early in 2004 Andy obtained a
position in Hobart preparing Actuarial Certificates for SMSFs.
When not in the office, Andy spends most of his time with his
family doing all of the usual running around parents of teenaged
girls do. He also has a passion for golf and is working hard to
squeeze that into his working week (there’s just not enough time on
Chief Operations Officer
Behind every great man is a great woman and in this case that
would have to be Helen!
Having worked in the finance industry for over 15 years, Helen took
a leap into the SMSF world when she joined Andy and Act2 Solutions
in January 2011. As Chief Operations Officer at Act2, Helen
encompasses every facet of the business and works passionately to
continue growing the Act2 brand.
When she is not in the office, you will find Helen outdoors
enjoying life with her son Taika and socialising with friends and
family. Helen is currently completing her Diploma of Marketing.
Michelle has been part of the Act2 team since July 2012.
Since having daughter, Lilah, in October 2014, she has returned to
the Act2 office on a part time basis and is in the office Mondays
through to Wednesdays.
Michelle had her beginnings in Townsville, QLD – moving to Hobart
in 2009 with her husband.
From here she settled in and started working in finance, managing
trust accounts for a local property management company, and coming
to Act2 to gain further experience within the finance sector and
Book Keeper/SMSF Administrator
Kristy has been part of the Act2 team since
She has brought with her extensive knowledge in the business
accounting sector and has just completed her Diploma in Accounting.
Kristy grew up in the Midlands Area and moved to Hobart several
years ago where herself and her Husband ran a successful
Construction company and then went on and started their own Self
Her previous roll also included working in a large employment
firm as an assistant accountant.
SMSF Technical Manager
Bec is our newest member of the Act2 team, starting in March 2018.
Rebecca is an accredited SMSF Specialist Advisor with the SMSF
Association. She has over five years’ experience working with
another reputable and well known actuarial certificate provider and
now provides technical knowledge and expertise to Act2 clients.
Rebecca has also completed a Bachelor of Business majoring in
Finance and Business Economics with the University of Tasmania as
well as an Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning.
Rebecca enjoys the great outdoors including fishing, camping and
spending time on the 19th hole at the golf course.
Partners we work with
David Quinn-Watson of DeeDeeRa Actuaries is our signing
David is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia with
over 20 years of Superannuation experience.
Act2 Solutions chose David to be our signing actuary due to his
attention to detail, wordsmithing skills, extreme professionalism
and forward thinking. We are proud to be in partnership with
If you require any actuarial expertise within or beyond the SMSF
scope, we highly recommend David Quinn-Watson and DeeDeeRa
BGL Corporate Solutions Pty Ltd
Since 2011 we have been working with BGL to allow those using
their BGL Simple Fund software to have fast, simple access to
Act2 Certificates directly through their software.
In 2015 we have furthered our integration by aligning the Simple
Fund 360 software with our Web Interface. This allows SF360 users
to directly access Act2 Certification from within their software.
BGL Corporate Solutions is Australia’s leading supplier of SMSF
administration and corporate compliance software solutions.
BGL’s market leading and award winning Simple Fund is now used to
administer over 75% of Australia’s self-managed super funds with
billions in assets.
In 2014, BGL expanded its traditional desktop offerings with the
release of Simple Fund 360, Australia's first true cloud SMSF
administration software solution.
Class Super has been developing and delivering fully-hosted
software as a service (SAAS) solutions for the Australian
superannuation industry since 2009.
They deliver industry strength software solutions for SMSF
We are now fully integrated with Class, allowing Class users to
request Act2 Certificates directly through their software.
Supercorp / SuperMate
Supercorp is a leading supplier of SMSF administration and
superannuation software solutions to the Australian financial
services market. With over 27 years' experience, Supercorp
have a continuing commitment and proven track record in this
We are now fully integrated with SuperMate meaning that SuperMate
users can request Act2 Certificates directly through their software.
If you would like Act2 Solutions to be similarly involved with your
software provider, please contact us, or your software provider to
encourage a new partnership.
We are keen to get involved with other providers to help ensure
that all SMSF Administrators have access to efficient compliance
Charities we support
Giving back to the community is very important to Act2.
We make sure we look outside the compliance square and give back to our communities through quarterly donations to the following organisations.
Brightside is a not-for-profit Farm Sanctuary and Shelter
for animals set on 50 acres in Tasmania's Huon Valley. Founded by
Emma Haswell, and run by Emma and a small dedicated team Brightside
rescues and rehomes hundreds of animals each year.
We educate, advocate and campaign for farm and companion animals.
We provide education sessions to students in schools and at
Brightside. We provide hundreds of abused and neglected animals
with a permanent loving and secure home at our Sanctuary. Our
mission is to raise awareness with regard to the plight of millions
of factory farmed animals in Australia. We Rescue, we Educate and
we Advocate for animals. We are a Voice for the Voiceless.
Burns Support Foundation
The Burns Support Foundation's charter is to provide direct
and indirect support and assistance to anyone who has been burnt as
well as their families. Support services include a parent/carer
support group, a young adults group, a telephone help line and
referral service, a newsletter and family camps which are run
Specific practical support includes meeting individual special
needs (eg paying for high quality wigs) and also the provision of
some financial assistance in circumstances of extreme hardship (eg
for car repairs, telephone charges).
Camp Quality's purpose is to create a better life for every
child living with cancer in Australia.
We're for life
We're for creating a better life through the cancer journey
We're for helping families and kids at every stage, in many ways
We're for making a difference that has kids feeling on top of the world
We're for positive thinking, an optimistic attitude and the glass half full
We're for laughter and for helping kids believe that that world is a great place
We're for the resilience and self esteem that get kids out of bed and into life
We're for impeccable integrity and being honest to a fault
We're for hope
We're for fun
We're for life
Youth Off The Streets
Youth Off The Streets has been providing services to
homeless and disadvantaged youth since 1991. To break the cycle of
disadvantage, abuse and neglect, all young people need to be
provided with the opportunity to achieve their full potential.
Working in partnership with young people Youth Off The Streets is
focused on developing their strengths and their ability to make
positive life choices by providing education, rehabilitation,
accommodation, counselling, early intervention and the opportunity
to learn valuable life skills.
World's Greatest Shave
After the passing of Andy’s mother in late 2012 to cancer (of
unknown primary), the team at Act2 raise money In memory of Pat
Campbell through the World’s Greatest Shave
To raise money Helen got brave and shaved her head while Andy dyed
his hair and beard blue. Being folically challenged, it was felt
that shaving his hair just wasn’t a big enough sacrifice!
The RSPCA (The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty
to Animals) is the voice for the animals of Australia. RSPCA
defends their dignity and fights to stop cruelty. The offer shelter,
education, medical attention and love.
We believe in animals because they make our lives better and
remind us what it is like to live humanely.
Know One, Teach One
Know One, Teach One is teaching street youth and changing
their life. KOTO is a not-for-profit restaurant and vocational
training program that is changing the lives of street and
disadvantaged youth in Vietnam.
While on honeymoon in Vietnam, Andy and Liz dined in the KOTO
restaurant in Hanoi where the staff were all former street kids
learning English and vocational restaurant skills (front and back
of house). We highly recommend KOTO to anyone visiting Vietnam and
we also recommend this organisation to anyone wanting to make a
difference to disadvantaged youth.
Fred Hollows Foundation
The Fred Hollows Foundation focuses on blindness
prevention and Australian Indigenous health.
They are independent, non-profit, politically unaligned and secular.
The idea of anyone not being able to witness the glories of this
world when they can be treated with a simple procedure at a small
cost seems ridiculously unfair. Part of the appeal of this
organisation is how many can be helped through each donation.
Act2 Solutions stand firm as an independent operator providing
exceptional customer service that is well recognised within the