Melbourne Office

398 Smith Street,

Telephone 03 9417 6611
Facsimile 03 9417 6544


Michael Rogers

Michael opened the Melbourne office of Exportise in 1984, after leaving Austrade, where he worked as a grants assessor from 1981. At Exportise has been involved in the preparation and lodgement of more than 2000 EMDG applications. He has dealt with a wide range of client companies. The only common thread is that all of our clients are exporters.

Michael is very serious about getting the best result for clients and insists on the accuracy of claims lodged. For this reason, he is able to boast a very high success rate for claims lodged by his office.

Michael is a leader in the field of export consulting and his 34 years of experience in the industry is augmented by his membership of a number of related professional bodies. As well as being a Fellow of the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants, he is a Director of the Australian Institute of Export (AIEX) and Chairman of the Export Consultants Group (Division of AIEX). He is a past member of the Code of Practice Administration Committee (COPAC), a joint Austrade/Consultant body which administers a code of practice and organises professional development activity for consultants.

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Michelle Matheson

Michelle Matheson has worked as an export consultant for more than 20 years, having joined the Exportise team in Melbourne in 1993 after completing a Bachelor of Economics with an accounting major at Monash University.

Michelle has established a reputation as one of the most capable EMDG consultants in Australia. She is well regarded by her clients and the grants auditors at Austrade. She has lodged well over 1000 EMDG claims and has an accuracy rate that is the envy of most consultants.

Michelle regularly attends COPAC-sanctioned professional development days and conferences and is up to speed with all relevant legislation and guidelines.

Michelle is a past Director of the Export Consultants Association, the peak body for the profession.

Based in Melbourne, Michelle travels extensively throughout Victoria and to Tasmania, and has experience and expertise in a wide range of export industries. She has prepared many successful claims for joint ventures and approved bodies as well as individual companies.

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