Freda Bouras

“It is critical to clarify and articulate the issue.”


Freda focuses on the improvement and management of business using a financial perspective.


Freda has a unique combination of skills, knowledge and experience gained over many years in various roles. As a Chartered Accountant she practised in the traditional disciplines of the accountancy profession for over twenty years, becoming a partner in a boutique practice and then a Director in a mid-tier firm. Over time her focus shifted to the improvement and management of business beyond, but including the financial perspective.

She left public practice to explore other opportunities that have included senior management positions across a wide range of industry sectors including ICT, manufacturing and hospitality. Most recently Freda has worked as a consultant and facilitator and has advised a number of organisations around Australia.

Her capabilities assist in identifying areas of a business in which assistance may be required, clarifying and articulating the issue and then developing the appropriate strategies to address those issues.  She is an experienced presenter of financial, management and business skills development programs and has delivered many courses around Australia
Freda started her own consultancy business, EmeraldPlus, to provide her skills and expertise to businesses that recognise their need for assistance and a want to improve their performance and outcomes. Freda has a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Adelaide and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.