Craig Melhuish

Level 4, 123 Victoria Street
Christchurch, Canterbury 8140
New Zealand
Office Phone: +6433790829
Member since 2023
Membership Type: IACP


Financial Professional
Area(s) of Practice: Business Valuations Forensic Accounting Economic Disparity Claims Property (Relationships) Act 1976 - Section 38 Inquiries
License(s): Member of CAANZ (Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand) CA Business Valuation Specialist CA Forensic Accounting Specialist Accredited Insolvency Practitioner

Undergraduate Education

Bachelor of Business Studies (Massey University 1997).
Graduate Diploma in Business Studies in Accounting (Massey University 2006).
Graduate Certificate in Commerce (Lincoln University 2007).

Professional Education

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand [CAANZ] Business Valuation Specialist (July 2022).
Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand [CAANZ] Forensic Accounting Specialist (December 2021).
Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand [CAANZ] Accredited Insolvency Practitioner (November 2015).
Chartered Accountant [CAANZ] (February 2009).


Craig has been frequently called upon to provide advice as to the value of a variety of businesses and shareholdings. Craig has also provided Expert Witness evidence to the Family, and High Courts of New Zealand. Craig’s recent engagements have included: Valuation engagements since 2007 for the purposes of: Shareholder disputes; Relationship property disputes; The sale and purchase of equity interests in companies; The sale and purchase of businesses; Succession. Tracing funds through multiple companies. Loss of profit claim where the business licence was eliminated. Loss of profit claim due to public works. Investigating allegations made against former employees within a property company. Providing Expert Evidence as an Accountant as part of a Trust Dispute. Providing Expert Evidence as part of a dispute involving the sale of a business.