Meet the team
AVASK Accounting & Business Consultants are a young and dynamic team focused on providing you with innovative, proactive solutions to help improve your business. The team is headed up by our Directors:
Dr Angelos Katsaris
(PHD, MA (Hons), BA (Hons))
Professional Services Director / Partner
Angelos is the partner in charge of corporate finance and advisory, where he assists clients in formulating and executing their international growth strategies to allow for wealth maximization and realisation.
He is also passionate about business development, growth and improvement initiative. He also assists local and international investors with the writing up of business plans and IMs.
He has a keen interest in training and is responsible for writing and tailoring the material used in the core training of the trainee accountants and tax articles for the firm, as well as the presentation thereof. He also writes and presents training at a partner and Director level for AVASK clients.
(MSc (Finance), BA (Hons), ICPA)
Tax Director / Partner
Melanie Shabangu is a highly qualified accountant and tax expert who has been providing her clients with expert professional advice and solutions for over 20 years.
As a Partner at AVASK Accounting & Business Consultants, she has built a large and successful enterprise that spans the globe and helps thousands of e-commerce sellers to make the most of the fantastic business opportunity that the internet provides for today’s entrepreneur.
Working with clients and partners alike in the field of e-commerce has given her the knowledge and insights to not only provide cost effective solutions to clients taxation compliance issues, but also put forward new possibilities and ideas that allow for rapid business growth and development.
Director of Strategy, Training and Acquisitions
Paul West is the Director of Strategy, Training and Acquisitions at AVASK Accounting & Business Consultants. Among his many roles at AVASK, Paul oversees the company’s strategic plan, corporate brand and drives our corporate ethos throughout the world.
As a former serial entrepreneur in both the B2B and B2C sectors, he possesses key insights and a wealth of experience that can add value and drive growth to any customer-facing business.