Our People

Our people have built our business on their skills and capabilities. Our people are passionate, focussed on excelling on requirements and solutions, inquisitive, and who like to innovate and think outside the box for our clients and for our business. We bring our experiences, perspectives and ideas to the table to accomplish great things.

Maria Castillo (CPA, MIPA, M.M)
Director

A skilled professional, Maria is known for her extensive industry knowledge and unmatched devotion to clients, Maria’s success is based almost exclusively on positive referrals and positive client experiences.

Maria has worked in professional services, small to large private & commercial industry and the public sector, where her roles entailed various accounting positions to managerial and team leadership responsibilities, where she now has extensive knowledge of the multitudinous aspects of the industry.

She has excellent customer service and a commitment to work hard, listen, and follow-through.

Maria provides quality service to build relationships with clients and more importantly, maintain those relationships by communicating effectively.

She earns the respect of her clients by working tirelessly on their behalf and by always offering them candid advice.  Maria also utilizes the latest technologies and shares strong attention to detail and passion for perfection.

Maria graduated University with a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from the University of Western Sydney Parramatta, was admitted as a member of the CPA Australia and obtained her CPA qualification,  she also graduated with a Masters of Management (Business Administration) from University of Technology Sydney and is also a public practice member of the Institute of Public Accountants of Australia.

Maria is deeply connected to Sydney overall, and the Inner West Sydney region having grown up and lived her whole life in the region and attending school in Concord and Five Dock.

Her local office is based in Burwood, bringing her back to the local home and where she started her career in humble beginnings.  Maria also worked for most of her career in the Sydney CBD, obtaining a wealth of experience and knowledge, where she also has a business presence with her clients and associates.

Maria delivers on three key promises for her clients:
1.  She will deliver her work on a timely basis;
2.  She will be brutally honest where necessary;
3.  She will do what she says she is going to do for you

There are three things she does with and for her clients:

1. Consult with you – she will make sure you make good decisions when you request this; 

2.  Financially manage and research on requirements for you where needed –  this means she will treat your finances , and deliver the best outcome on all matters as if they were her own;

3.  Handle all of the details for you – this means she will ensure the many requirements of all financial needs are handled properly and professionally for you, giving you peace of mind.  

The bottom line is, she will get the job  done professionally for you and go beyond, and not let you down.

When Maria is not working, she enjoys cooking, fitness, outdoor activity, watching real life documentaries current and historical, watching or reading about current affairs and spending time with friends and family.

 

Get in touch for a free, no-obligation quote. We will ask some initial questions to help us deliver a tailored proposal specific to your requirements. Our team will be delighted to showcase the services and savings we can offer you, with a technical team working in harmony with your needs.