Kim Tran — Practice and Accounts Manager
Kim is an ACCA finalist aiming to qualify as a chartered certified accountant in 2018. Since joining Key Business Consultants in 2014 Kim has taken over management of the payroll department and is our Xero champion. Kim is training for certification for SEIS and EIS compliance delivering advanced assurance, compliance statements and claims forms. Kim has recently taken maternity time off and we hope she will return as soon as she wishes.
Vasilis Thoniatis — Accounts Supervisor
Vasilis graduated from School of Business and Economics – Department of Accountancy and Finance – Eastern of Macedonia and Thrace in Greece in 2007 and he has been working as an accountant for some years. Since joining Key Business Consultants in August 2017, he has become Xero Certified Adviser and provides year end, management accounting and VAT returns services to our clients. Vasilis was instrumental in helping Key Business Consultants set up our India office, training staff and is now focusing on completing his ACCA professional studies and will support the SEIS and EIS department.
Rahul Goenka - Accounts Supervisor
A Commerce Graduate from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata (India), Rahul is a qualified Chartered Accountant (ICAI, India) and a Company Secretary (ICSI, India). Having exposure of handling assignments for Companies across varying sectors, Rahul joined Key Business Consultants in November 2018 and completed his XERO Advisor Certification in no time. His responsibilities include managing client relationships and undertaking accounting, book-keeping and tax compliance on behalf of the clients.
Jasleen Kaur — Accounts and Personal Tax Senior
Jasleen graduated from Brunel University in 2017 and started with us in May 2017. Since joining Key Business Consultants, she has quickly adapted to the accountancy role and become Xero Certified Adviser. Jasleen was instrumental in setting up our India office and overseas the payroll and personal tax department, provides management accounts, year end accounts, bookkeeping and VAT services to our clients. Jasleen has also started her ICAEW ACA training.
Melissa Close – Accounts Senior
Melissa is an AAT qualified accounts technician aiming to qualify as a chartered accountant and has over 7 years experience in bookkeeping, management accounts, payroll and VAT returns. Melissa provides bookkeeping, management accounts, credit control and VAT return services for our clients.
Ruth Green – Office Manager
Ruth has been with Key Business Consultants from the start, helping set up the office and supporting the staff across the service areas. Now that we are growing Ruth has stepped back into a traditional administration role responsible for the office, invoicing and credit control as well as raising three children.
Cristina Paniciu – PA to partner, Accounts Semi-Senior
Cristina started as an Accounts Trainee in November 2017 before graduating from London Metropolitan University where she was studying BSc(hons) Banking and Finance. Since joining Key Business Consultants she has become our data base administrator and financial controller for the company as well as preparing SEIS and EIS tax relief investment schemes for our clients.
Anil Patnaik – Accounts Semi-Senior
As a part qualified chartered accountant, Anil started his job at Key Business Consultants in August 2018 and quickly adapted to the role. He becomes Xero Certified Adviser and is delivering accounting, bookkeeping, VAT and payroll of our clients. In 2019, he aims to qualify as a Chartered Accountant and continue his career interest to specialise in the Accounting and Taxation field.
Krish Bor – Accounts Semi-Senior
Krish graduated from St Xavier’s College in 2017 and had previously worked in audit before joining Key Business Consultants in May 2018. Since joining us Krish quickly adapted to the accountancy role and become a Xero Certified Adviser. He supports our clients with bookkeeping and VAT return queries for different clients and he is also planning to do his post graduate studies in the future.
Kajal Sharma - Semi-Senior
A Commerce graduate from University of Calcutta (India), Kajal joined Key Business Consultants in October 2018 and completed her XERO Advisor Certification. Having previous working experience as a Procurement Head, she looks after book-keeping, accounting and VAT assignments of the clients on XERO and Sage 200 Cloud Accounting platforms. Endeavors to hone her concepts through reasoning and meticulous research, she is keen on pursuing her career in the field of Business Data Analytics and Data Science, including her Post-graduation.
Jah Brown - Marketing Consultant
Jah joined Key Business Consultants through our sister company Key Business Marketing, He is a self-taught digital marketer with a degree in advertising and marketing communications. His role involves business development, branding communications, and social media marketing & management.
Hardeep Singh - Accounts Semi Senior
Hardeep is a commerce graduate and a semi-qualified Cost & Management Accountant. He is looking forward to becoming a qualified CMA in 2019. He has worked for several organisations in various roles and also holds an experience of more than 1 year in Accounting Sector. Hardeep has started working for Key Business Consultants in February 2019 and became a certified Xero Advisor. He delivers Accounting, Bookkeeping and Vat services to our clients