Our team of accountants, tax agents and legal professionals delivers an integrated service that enables your business to maximise the opportunities and incentives that the US market offers. As an Acclime USA client, you’ll be supported with access to local staff in the USA who can provide on-site and virtual assistance.
At Acclime, we understand our markets. With local experts everywhere from Australia, Indonesia and Singapore to Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, China and Hong Kong — we have grassroots knowledge and international nous. We are not paying mere lip service; our people are real experts on the ground.
We make everything seamless and simple, navigating turbulent changes in rules and conditions so you can focus on doing what you do best.
Our local knowledge of complex markets is unparalleled. But we get the big picture, too — with a global perspective that will help your business interests prosper.
We help you navigate the most complex aspects of operating throughout Asia, Australia and the US. Applying speed and dexterity to win you success.
Innovative thinking and new technology are what make Acclime different. Everything we do is geared to serve you and accelerate your business.
Across all our markets and within our own teams, working with you and for you, we believe combined efforts give the best outcome.
It’s emotional intelligence that really sets us apart, thanks to deep roots country-by-country. Driving your business forward with fairness and humility.
Doing business in Asia? We can help you advance in key Asian emerging markets and major hubs. We also have a large and experienced team in Australia.
Our experienced professionals focus on maximising the opportunities and incentives available to you in the US market.
As Partner and CEO of Acclime Australia, Blair is responsible for the overall operation of Acclime Australia. Besides managing the company’s operations from the head office in Melbourne, he also coordinates the global business development team for Acclime Australia. Blair is responsible for a range of overseas clients from South-East Asia, Greater China, UK, Europe and the USA, and he has acted as Company Secretary and Resident Director for over 100 companies operating in Australia. Blair applies his in-depth knowledge of the Australian corporate regulatory environment to help offshore companies establish a presence in Australia.
Blair spent many years engaged in investment consulting in China and is fluent in both written and spoken Mandarin. His practical experience in China includes various capital raisings, cross-border transactions, foreign investments, and corporate and commercial law. Blair has previously also acted as Company Secretary for various unlisted not-for-profit and ASX-listed public companies in Australia.
Blair holds a Bachelor of Law and a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) from Monash University, a Diploma in Chinese Language and Culture from Nanjing University, and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Corporate Governance from Governance Institute of Australia, of which he is a member.
With nearly a decade of hands-on experience in corporate governance and compliance, Stewart has a strong record of supporting US-based executives to navigate the complexities of the regulatory landscape. His intricate knowledge and understanding of this environment enable him to not only guide his clients to fulfil their regulatory obligations, but also to optimise every opportunity that the market has to offer.
Prior to joining Acclime, Stewart was SVP & Director of Sales for one of the largest document conversion and filing agencies reporting to the US Securities & Exchange Commission, where he was responsible for sales and customer service. He oversaw contracts and service agreements for more than 500 public companies and mutual funds. Stewart has also spent time as a political campaign director, a university researcher, and a professional baseball pitcher.
Stewart holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Arts.