Our People

At Abound, our business is people and our expertise is financial.

Our people ensure great outcomes for clients. We recognise and value our ability to truly partner with our clients and build long term relationships. All our people receive ongoing training and guidance in technical accounting issues and keep abreast of any changing legislation. Our team also have an engagement style that sets us apart from other firms – we are professional, approachable and are here to help you realise your vision for your business.

  • Mathew Vamvakidis
  • Jake Brown
  • Christina Kassis
  • Luke Eid
  • Edward Proh
  • Christine Iwasiw
  • Ann Cunningham
  • Anthony Brown
    Partner

    Anthony is the founding partner at Abound and has been in professional services for over 30 years. Anthony is a Chartered Accountant specialising in complex taxation matters for both companies and individuals. Specifically he advises on business acquisitions, succession planning, asset protection and tax compliance. Anthony has developed a strong knowledge base across a wide range of industries including small to medium enterprises, high net wealth individuals, family business, manufacturing, retailers and wholesalers. Anthony’s client base has been predominantly built around privately owned businesses.
    Anthony is also actively involved in community based roles as a board member for the Columban Mission Centre and for the EB Research Foundation.

    Qualifications & Memberships

    Bachelor of Commerce (Accountancy)
    Member of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand

  • Keith Jones
    Partner

    Keith is a Management Consulting Partner joining Abound in 2016. Keith provides a wealth of experience in assisting clients develop management systems particularly in relation to financial system structuring and financial problem solving. His technical skills have assisted clients in restructuring existing operations, expansion development strategy and capital raising via preferred debt / equity financing structures.

    Qualifications & Memberships

    Bachelor of Commerce (Accountancy), Graduate Diploma Accounting, Graduate Institute of Management Consultants program
    Member of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand Member Institute of Management Consultants / Certified Management Consultant

  • Adam Adamidis
    Manager

    Adam is a Manager who has been with Abound Business Solutions for over 6 years, having joined as a graduate. Adam has a range of experience across various industries providing taxation and business advisory services to a host of clients. He is passionate about providing clients with innovative solutions to accounting problems through the use of Information Technology.

    Expertise & Specialisation

    Professional Services
    Manufacturing
    Property development

    Qualifications & Memberships

    Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting & Financial Management)
    Member of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand

  • Vin Brown
    Practice Manager

    Vin joined Abound in 2016 as a Consultant as well as taking on the role as the firms Practice Manager. He has had over 30 years commercial experience in managing professional service firms and more recently consulted to a cross section of legal and patent attorney firms.

    Qualifications & Memberships

    Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)

  • Mathew Vamvakidis
    Matt Vamvakidis

    Bachelor of Business

    Accounting & Finance

    Post degree

    CA in progress

    Years as an Accountant

    3 years

    Personal interests

    Sports (AFL Tigers fan) and fishing

  • Jake Brown
    Jake Brown

    Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)

    Post degree

    CA in progress

    Years as an Accountant

    5 years

    Personal interests

    Sports, movies & going out with friends and family

  • Christina Kassis
    Christina Kassis

    Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)

    Post Degree

    CA in progress

    Years as an Accountant

    2 years

    Personal Interests

    Essendon supporter, travelling and socialising with friends

  • Cindy Tandela

    Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting & Finance) Double Major
    CPA (in progress)

    Years as an Accountant

    6 years

    Personal Interests

    Travelling for both sightseeing and culinary experience (being a foodie), music, foreign language, table tennis, playing strategic
    board games with friends and spending quality time with family

  • Edward Leeansyah

    Bachelor of Science - Mathematics & Statistics
    Master of Actuarial Science
    Master of Professional Accounting

    CA in progress

    Years as an Accountant

    2 years

    Personal Interests

    Books, beach & oceans, church, people, music, gaming (League of Legends) and puppies

  • Leonie Jeffs
    Corporate Secretarial Liaison

    Qualifications

    Certificate 3 Community Services, Diploma of Community Welfare

    Years at Abound

    Over 7 years at Abound, starting in Reception and moving in to Corporate Secretarial and accounts

    Interests

    Cooking, music, movies, coffee, volunteering with children & families, animals and reading

  • Luke Eid
    Luke Eid

    Qualifications

    Diploma of Financial Planning
    Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting & Finance)
    Chartered Accountant CAANZ

    Years as an accountant

    6 years

    Personal interests

    Travelling, food, socialising with friends

  • Edward Proh
    Edward Proh

    Qualifications

    Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting & Finance)
    Post Degree
    CA in progress

    Years as an Accountant

    5 years

    Personal Interests

    Sports, fishing, music and real estate

  • Christine Iwasiw
    Christine Iwasiw
    Administration Officer

    Qualifications

    Certificate of Business Administration

    History

    2 years at Abound. Previous admin and finance experience in Business Consulting and IT Professional Services company and IT recruitment organisations

    Interests

    Dancing, reading, walking, time with family and friends

  • Ann Cunningham
    Ann Cunningham
    ‘Director’ of First Impressions – Our Receptionist

    When you visit our offices you will most likely be greeted by Ann. With a wealth of experience in a multitude of industries, you're sure to feel welcomed as you enter our offices.

    Interests

    Cooking, spending quality time with family and friends, shopping for bargains, fundraising and being involved with the East Timorese community.

  • Tanya Lewis
    Partner

    Tanya has been a partner at Abound for 10 years and has been in professional services for over 25 years. Tanya is a Chartered Accountant with a focus on small to medium sized enterprises and professional clients. She advises on complex taxation and business management issues for both local and offshore companies. Specifically she advises on business acquisitions, property development and Australian Taxation Laws and application.

    Qualifications & Memberships

    Bachelor of Commerce (Accountancy)
    Member of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand

Making it E-A-S-Y

We're here to handle your complex tax planning and structuring issues, your tax compliance, financing and superannuation - all under one highly experienced roof.

From 9 to Thrive

Take your business to the next level with the right insights. Increase your bottom line, improve your cash flow and make informed decisions.

Full Circle

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