Fully qualified with decades of practical experience.
We service a diverse range of people, businesses and community organisations that each have different and equally important needs. To this end we thought that it might be useful to provide to you a profile of our team to give you some idea of their background and experience.
Stephen B. Bus CA
Andrew B. Bus CA
Estelle B. Bus, CA
Sam B.Bus(Acc) RMIT, CPA
Our core values
At Bruce Edmunds & Associates, we believe that every business and individual has the potential to better manage, grow, and plan for their wealth. The key lies in knowledge.
My passion is to give clients confidence to do the things they need or want to do, enabling them to achieve their goals and dreams with the comfort that it’s okay from a tax, business and financial perspective.
Stephen joined the team in 1987. As a Chartered Accountant, Registered Company Auditor and SMSF Auditor, Stephen has a lifetime of experience advising, mentoring, encouraging, and growing sustainable business. Skills in business planning, systems and cash flow management have been developed and refined over decades with plenty of success stories to prove it.
I gain great satisfaction in building long-lasting relationships with clients and sharing my knowledge and skills to assist them to achieve their personal and business goals. Making my client’s life easier when it comes to their business and taxation needs is what I do best.
Andrew comes to our firm having worked at a mid-tier Melbourne firm. As a Chartered Accountant Andrew advises on a wide variety of business and taxation matters relevant to small to medium businesses. Andrew’s experience extends across a range of industries including Professional Services, Property, Medical and Allied Health, Manufacturing, Transport, Entertainment and large privately owned family businesses.
I enjoy providing clients with the right level of customer service, developing client relationships, and understanding the clients’ affairs. With this I can provide the right advice and deliver the best outcome for the client with genuine care.
Estelle commenced working in business services in 1999 at William Buck in the city. During this time Estelle completed her professional year and became a chartered accountant. Estelle has vast experience working with a wide range of clients from large listed companies to small family run business. Estelle works part time and is in the office Monday to Thursday.
“My objective with clients from day one has been to solve their tax and financial problems and make sure they capitalise on future opportunities as they present themselves. I am passionate about recognising and realising the growth opportunities available to businesses. Listening and fully understanding the client’s needs is key to delivering results.”
Sam is a highly sought-after Tax specialist with over 20 years’ of experience providing accounting and tax solutions. He prides himself on building strong relationships and working closely with clients to add tangible and sustainable value to their business. He is passionate about recognising and realising the growth opportunities available to businesses.
Sam brings a well-rounded skill set to his client engagements across a range of industries, combining accounting and tax advice with strategic and commercial consulting. The offering to clients includes advice to personal, business and high net wealth individuals and family groups, consulting and tax issues.
Over the years Sam has built a great rapport with clients and he is passionate about their success. His primary focus is to provide financial piece of mind with strategies to grow revenue, profit and business value in a sustainable manner. He takes a hands on approach and regularly visits clients at their place of business.
Sam really listens to his clients’ needs and helps them stay focused to ensure everything they do contributes to reaching their goals.
“I’m deeply passionate about making every business thrive, grow and flourish. I firmly believe that application of the latest technologies can offer the necessary insight into the business operations, leading to strategy development that will help navigate any business towards success regardless of the economic environment.”
Sergiy Kucherenko is an experienced senior financial leader committed to driving business growth through strategic accounting and consultancy. With a solid technical foundation, Sergiy has consistently improved the financial performance of small to medium-sized businesses and NFP organisations. He excels in fast-paced environments, identifying solutions that ensure sustainable financial progress.