Staff Members

Our clients receive the added benefit of working directly with a highly experienced, professional and well-credentialed staff, along with our sincere commitment to personal customer service.

Yaritza Salazar
Director of Y&S Accounting
Melbourne

I have more than 10 years of experience in the provision of financial/accounting services. I graduated from Bond University in 2004 with a bachelor of commerce majoring in accounting and completed my CPA in 2007. The combined exposure to high net worth clients at various companies throughout my career, as well as individuals and businesses at my own practice has given me a very broad view of accounting and taxation matters. The experience gained so far has provided me with the necessary knowledge to advise a diverse range of clients with business and tax services.

Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Major in Accounting
  • CPA Member
  • Certificate of Public Practice
  • Registered Tax Agent
  • ASIC Registered SMSF Auditor
  • ASIC Registered Agent
Maria Angelica Bueno
Accountant
Melbourne

I am an accountant with extensive experience in business system improvement within the accounting and financial fields. I specialises in Project Management and International Financial Reporting Standards and has a demonstrated experience with strategic implementation of these. I have over seven years of experience working in the construction, manufacturing, and financial sector across multiple continents, developing extensive expertise in accounting, auditing, taxation and costs of production. Capable of successfully delivering results in both large and small organizations by managing teams of people or through personal collaborations. I am known within the community for my work at not for profit organizations, my enthusiasm and my passion for travelling and experiencing life.

Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Diploma on General Projects and International Accounting
Cristian Avila
Accounting Clerk
Melbourne

Cristian is our newest team member, joining our firm in September 2015. He graduate with a Bachelor of Accounting specialising in taxation from Central University Colombia. Before joining our team he spent five years as an Accountant within the health, outsourcing services and freight-forwarding sectors. Cristian is a passionate worker who is constantly seeking new challenges and looking for ways to improve upon his skills. He is very excited to be part of Y&S Accounting Services and looks forward to advancing his professional career.

Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Bachelor of Commerce
Lorena Sanchez
Accounting Clerk
Melbourne

I am a Business Administrator with a wide required experience in finance and accounting fields.
Through my skills acquired I understand the need to take an all-encompassing view of a business and not just the figures in its year-end accounts. I have experience of using computerised accounts packages and I am very good at extracting financial information from various systems.
On a personal level I consider myself as someone who can bring new ideas and a fresh approach to any company without any trouble maintaining good working relationship with colleagues and day-to-day work contacts. Currently I am undertaking a Master of professional Accounting in Federation University of Ballarat taking the most of this experience in order to continue enhancement my professional career.

Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Professional Qualifications & Membership
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Diploma of Finance
  • Master of Professional Accounting (present)
Gustavo Avila
External Contractor at Y & S Accounting
Melbourne
Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Bachelor Degree in Public Accounting
  • Master of Business in Professional Accounting
  • Member of Institute of Public Accountant (IPA)
Leidy Bueno
Accountant
Melbourne

I am a public accountant with over 6 years of experience in the service industries mainly working with compensation funds. I have an extensive knowledge in financial statements, development and analysis of budgets and a solid understanding of financial software. I am known to contribute enterprises with innovating ideas for the development of new projects.
I completed my Bachelor’s degree back in 2011 as Public Accountant at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia, later on in 2015 I completed my Master of Financial Administration at the University Sergio Arboleda in Colombia.
At Y&S I am primary responsible to assist clients with taxes and superannuation matters.

Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Bachelor of Public Accounting
  • Master degree of Financial Administration
  • IV Certificate in Leadership and Management
Jaqueline Santos
Accountant Clerk
Sydney

Public Accountant with 5 years of experience in Banking and financial services, including working for the Federal Public Administration of Brazil. I am originally from Brazil very enthusiastic and self-motivated with a mature and reliable work ethic. My role with the Y&S Accounting team involves preparing client files and documents, tax return preparation, and responding to client queries. I enjoy the contact with our clients and I know that they value the personal service they receive.

Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting
  • Master of Business Administration in Taxation
  • Master of Accounting (current)
Yaritza Salazar
Director of Y&S Accounting
Melbourne

I have more than 10 years of experience in the provision of financial/accounting services. I graduated from Bond University in 2004 with a bachelor of commerce majoring in accounting and completed my CPA in 2007. The combined exposure to high net worth clients at various companies throughout my career, as well as individuals and businesses at my own practice has given me a very broad view of accounting and taxation matters. The experience gained so far has provided me with the necessary knowledge to advise a diverse range of clients with business and tax services.

Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Major in Accounting
  • CPA Member
  • Certificate of Public Practice
  • Registered Tax Agent
  • ASIC Registered SMSF Auditor
  • ASIC Registered Agent
Jazmín Falla Giraldo
Accounting Clerk
Sydney

I have gained a solid foundation of knowledge in my career in accounting management, import and export procedures. Throughout my career I have learned how to adapt to customers’ expectations and deal with a wide spectrum of different people. I have completed my studies in Business Administration and Finance; also I have finished a diploma of International Business. Currently I am studying Accounting. Due to my career ambition to work in accounting department, I am highly motivated to fulfill a challenging role in this file. Giving to the customers the best advice and service, focus on customer satisfaction and ensuring that individual needs of the customer are met.

Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Bachelor of Business Administration and Finance
  • Diploma International Business
  • Diploma Human resources
  • Advance diploma in accounting (present)
Wilson Bulla
Accounting Clerk
Sydney

I am a professional Accountant with more than six years of working experience in multinational companies and broad knowledge in Financial Accounting, financial planning, costs processes and management. I have leadership abilities and am skilled in research, development and innovation processes in finance, accounting and administration areas.

Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Bachelor Degree of Public Accounting
  • Financial Postgraduate
  • Master degree of Business Accounting (Present)
Soraya Maia
Accounting Clerk
Sydney

Broad background in Internal Audit, Consulting and Internal Control Management. Over 10 years’ experience, having worked within companies such as Coca-Cola Femsa-Spal, Unibanco (One of the leading banks in Brazil), and specialized auditing consultancies.
Over these years I obtained experience within a broad range of industries (Bank, Investments and Manufacturing), focusing on finance, accounting, analysis of control and risks, compliance, norms and procedures.

Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Ongoing Diploma in Accounting
  • Certificate IV in Accounting
  • Graduated in Accounting
  • MBA Business Management
Sebastian Garcia
External Contractor at Y&S Accounting Brisbane

I provide a comprehensive range of professional accounting and business services to Y&S Accounting’s clients – all with the aim of helping them succeed in business.
I work with individuals and small to medium enterprises to structure their tax, accounts and finances to maximise financial and business outcomes and to adopt effective accounting software and systems.
I have 5 years of accounting experience between Chile and Australia as well as the ability to interact with clients and work as part of the team at Y&S Accounting.

Professional Qualifications & Memberships
  • Bachelor Degree in Management majoring in Economic and Finance
  • Certificate IV in Small Business Management