Our Team

Antony de Vries

Antony’s professional background includes roles at KPMG, Pricewaterhouse Coopers and Ferrier Hodgson. He established the firm in 1995, focusing on traditional insolvency services and has since expanded the firms services to other specialised services including business succession. Antony has serviced clients in the Sydney CBD, Western Sydney and interstate

Riad Tayeh

Riad began his insolvency career at Coopers & Lybrand, moving to Ferrier Hodgson Sydney, and then Ferrier Hodgson Hong Kong. For ten years he specialised in corporate restructure, financial investigation, and turnaround strategy. In the Hong Kong market Riad restructured listed companies, managed major liquidations, undertook fraud investigations, and provided litigation support.

David Solomons

After a distinguished career in education and commerce, David Solomons has joined the ranks of the insolvency profession and has been a valuable asset to our firm in the areas of corporate insolvency, external administrations, and personal insolvency. In particular, David has assisted in a number of voluntary administrations, receiverships and liquidations.

Suelen McCallum

Suelen developed her skills with some of the profession's most influential figures, becoming a manager with PPB Sydney and then working in the commercial field for a number of years. Suelen has now returned to professional practice and joined the deVriesTayeh group in 2002.

Glenn Ashcroft

Glenn brings to de Vries Tayeh 9 years of banking industry knowledge as well as his 17 plus years working in multi-national companies. He has substantial expertise in management accounting, credit management, treasury, sales & marketing as well as mergers & acquisitions and ebusiness. For the past +10 years he has been an Insolvency Practitioner working with some of the larger city firms.

Rory Muscat

Rory’s professional background includes an extensive banking career spanning 34 years ranging from Personal banking, Business banking and Private Banking to Senior Management in Westpac, AMP Bank, NAB and BankWest. During this period Rory developed and built Relationship Management Teams and Private Banking on a culture of customer centricity.

Bob Cruickshanks

Bob Cruickshanks is a consultant to the firm specialising in personal insolvency administration and investigation. He was a former Deputy Official Receiver for NSW and the ACT at the Insolvency Trustee Service Australia (‘ITSA’) and brings 34 years experience to the firm having worked in all the front line sections of ITSA.

Anne Floyd

Anne Floyd joined the dVT Consulting group in January 2014. Her experience and expertise comes from over 17 years working in marketing roles for multinational firms like Nestle Australia and also in a consulting capacity for various organisations.

Brendan Ryan

Brendan has a diverse and unique set of skills and experiences having started a career as a research scientist before commencing on a 13 year banking and finance career.

Antony Resnick

Before migrating to Australia in January 2003, Antony ran the Grant Thornton South African Insolvency Practice as Managing Director for 10 years. Prior to that, Antony spent three years at KPMG during which time he became a Registered Liquidator and Trustee in Bankruptcy. He was actively involved in commercial undertakings and various businesses for his first 6 years in Australia, gaining an understanding of business in Australia. Antony then joined BRI Ferrier as a Director in 2009 and later became an equity partner in 2013 and remained so until 2015.

Chris Skepevski