We are a team of driven individuals, moved by passion and armed with expertise. We provide the necessary tools, education and support for our clients from launching startups to assisting SME’s who want to grow and succeed.
John Scott – A Very Modern Accountant
John is a highly dedicated individual who loves and knows his craft.
He understands the ever-changing business landscape and embraces disruptions. He is constantly on the hunt for new and innovative applications that can improve the business systems and processes that facilitate growth for his clients.
His obsession with cloud-based applications has earned him the moniker of “A Very Modern Accountant” (John’s age notwithstanding).
John is highly skilled in using his tax and accounting knowledge to project-manage financial transactions by bringing together the legal, financial planning, finance, and other services in the most efficient and effective manner.
The effectiveness of his project management and advisory skills results in significant savings in both time and money for his clients. He values growth and strives to do the same for his clients and the Fraser Scott team.
John’s ability to share his knowledge, wisdom and experience have earned him a well-deserved reputation of a brilliant mentor.
John is a member of CA and a Fellow of CPA Australia, holds a Bachelor of Economics degree, and has 30 years’ experience in banking & finance, equity markets, and accounting & tax. He is perfectly placed to advise across all aspects of the business.
When he is not in front of the clients and manages to escape the office, he enjoys travelling across Australia with his two cocker spaniels and dreams of one day owning a farm.
Monique Maglalang – Technical Expert In Training
Monique is a driven individual who loves to constantly ask questions and challenge ideas. She revels in tackling complex tax matters and strongly believes in always following best practices.
Monique is a big fan of doing complex tasks in the simplest, most efficient and paperless way. She is an expert user of cloud-based solutions such as Xero, Practice Ignition, and NowInfinity, to name a few. Like the rest of the Fraser Scott team, she strongly believes that cloud-based apps are the future of modern accounting.
She values customers’ satisfaction and aims to make the customer experience as simple and painless as possible.
Monique has been a part of the Fraser Scott team since 2016. She graduated from The University of New South Wales with a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Finance and Taxation and is currently studying to become a Chartered Accountant.
Her current role involves crunching numbers, researching, querying and checking for compliance.
Outside of work, she enjoys going to cafes, playing with her Labrador and seeking opportunities to bowl. Beware, she’s a fierce and formidable bowling competitor!
Ahmad Beydoun – Automation Guru
Ahmad is our Automation Guru. He’s a passionate individual who is forever seeking and discovering new ways to simplify and automate day-to-day business procedures using various cloud-based applications.
His unique ability to adapt and integrate new apps within the firm, has dramatically improved its efficiency, and propelled our growth as “modern accountants”. His cloud-based automation skills have transformed the way we do business and interact with our clients.
You will find him regularly assisting and training our clients, gaining deep understanding of their needs and using his special expertise. He values the importance of work/life balance and constantly encourages clients to learn new ways of automating dull tasks to make their lives easier and their businesses better.
Ahmad has been a part of the Fraser Scott since 2017. He graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Accounting and is set to become a Chartered Accountant by the end of 2019. Ahmad enjoys listening to podcasts, spending time with family and friends, reading, and Martial arts.
(what we do every day)
Every day we help entrepreneurs and business owners like you improve lives by taking you from where you are now to where you want to be. We do this by:
- Understanding your business
- Constantly reassessing what you want from your business
- Providing ideas & suggestions around your goals
- Facilitating the growth of your business through education
- Providing systems to set, implement and measure your goals
(what we are striving for)
We are striving to become the “go to” business advisory and accounting business for entrepreneurs and business owners who truly want to grow their businesses.
(what is not negotiable)
- Provide value in everything we do
- Excellence in delivery
- No Surprises
- Proactivity, independence and ideas
- Some fun along the way and satisfaction of a job well done