Andrew Ashton

Andrew Ashton

Andrew has worked in the Accountancy Profession since November 1973,here he joined Offner Hadley Chartered Accountants as an assistant auditor, working on such audits as Lend lease, Permewans, Bradmill. This invaluable experience at the start of a career gave him valuable insight to internal control procedures of organisations.

From a large audit firm, in March 1977 joined Vanda Gould, a sole practitioner who was establishing his own firm. This firm concentrated on small business accounting and taxation matters.Andrew gained valuable taxation experience in this firm. Andrew later managed the Insolvency and Bankruptcy section of the firm, managing many liquidated and bankruptcy estates. Andrew was to later become qualified as a Liquidator in his own right and to this day still consults on many insolvency related matters. Andrew gained admission to the Institute of Chartered Accountants in 1980.

Gould Ralph and Company, (which Gould founded) has grown into one of Australia’s top 20 firms and Andrew was integral in its growth in client procurement and servicing. The firm wished to concentrate its future direction into audit, so on 1 October 1987, Andrew established his own firm for he valued the small business which helped establish Gould Ralph. Andrew values client loyalty and in return will always go the extra mile for them when required.

Rosh Ashton

Rosh Ashton

Rosh is a Registered Tax Agent and member of IPA and has been working in Public practice since 2009. She commenced her career completing Business Studies in Auckland, New Zealand whilst working in the banking industry. After moving to Sydney Rosh worked as an accountant in various industries and completed Bachelor of Business majoring in Accounting. Rosh spent many years in the commercial field so she readily identifies with the needs of small business.