Dom Papaluca


Dom Papaluca is a partner in national accounting and business services firm Carbon Group.  He has been in business since 1994 – initially as a sole practitioner until 2003 when he founded Sterling Accountants and Business Consultants, followed by Rise Business Solutions and recently merged with Carbon.  He holds CPA and Chartered Accountant post-nominals and started his career working for publicly listed companies such as Pennant Holdings, and Portman Mining. Dom has vast experience and knowledge with a wide range of industries and has the communication and accounting skills to make the numbers meaningful as well as accurate.

Seen as a visionary leader in the rapidly changing digital accounting space, his inclusive management style and forward-thinking approach has seen him at the forefront of the uptake of the digital transformation of the accounting profession. Dom communicates effectively with people at all levels – from shareholders to factory floor workers to financial industry executives – which makes him a valued member of any financial management team.

Born and raised in Perth, educated at Edith Cowan University, he heads a CPA discussion group and is seen as an educator within the accounting industry and a wise sounding board for business owners and managers.

About Carbon Group

Carbon Group is a one-stop-shop financial services firm. Our specialist partners offer services in accounting, advisory, R&D and government grants, bookkeeping, payroll, cloud integration, finance broking, insurance broking, financial planning. We established in Perth in 2014 and have since grown to a team of over 100, operating from offices Australia-wide. Our services aim to assist entrepreneurs and business owners grow their business knowing we are looking after the financial obligations which come with running a business.