Our Team


John Biggs CA

Managing Director

John has significant taxation and management consulting experience with over 17 years in the accounting field (6 of which with major accounting firms). He holds a Bachelor of Business (double major – accounting and computing), and is a Chartered Accountant.

His key skills are business planning, financial modelling, audit and due diligence. He is also workshop facilitator for the ICAA member program. John enjoys ice hockey, woodworking and red wine.


Rajnish Kaur (Nishy) ASA CPA

Senior Accountant

Nishy joined Conquest Accounting in March 2011 and she has experience in accounting and taxation for more than 5 years. She has completed her Bachelor in Professional Accounting and Masters of Commerce. Nishy is at the final stage of completing her CPA. She enjoys working with complex compliance matters and assisting small businesses with their taxation issues. In addition to compliance and taxation, she also handles audit matters, and QBCC licensing requirements

Outside the office, Nishy enjoys the food cooked by her husband, shopping, and the company of good friends.


Keya Somani CPA

Intermediate Accountant

Keya joined Conquest Accounting in 2016 as intermediate accountant. She has 3 years of experience working in public practice accounting firms. She has completed Masters of Commerce. She is qualified member of CPA Australia. Keya has a strong interest in accounting and taxation and enjoys the challenges encountered as an accountant.

Outside of the office Keya finds immense joy in being with her family and playing with her daughter. She likes shopping, watching movies and hanging with friends.


Brooke Schumacher

Client Services Officer

Brooke joined the Conquest team in October 2014 as the Corporate Receptionist. She showed exceptional customer services skills and was promoted into our client services officer role at the start of 2016. Brooke has over 7 administration experience and has completed her Certificate 3 in Business Administration. Brooke enjoys being the first point of contact for clients and strives to give the best possible service with attention to details with any task at hand.

In her spare time she enjoys socialising with friends, spending time outdoors with family and pets and relaxing in front of a good movie.


Brittany Rasmussen

Corporate Receptionist

Brittany joined the Conquest team at the start of 2016 after completing high school in 2015 and is currently doing her Certificate 3 in Business Administration. Her role includes managing reception, feeding the office fish and making sure we do not run out of coffee. She is very excited to be starting her working life with Conquest and looking forward to the challenges this brings.

In her spare time Brittany enjoys watching movies and spending time with her dogs.