Jonathan Eccleston and Veronica Xue joined forces in 2021 to form EXLLP – a leading small business
and personal accounting firm, located in beautiful Vancouver, BC.
Jonathan Eccleston MBA Chartered Professional AccountantJonathan received his Diploma in Management and obtained a Master of Business Administration from the University of Reading in England. In his role as Chief Financial Officer for several small and medium sized (SME) companies in the manufacturing and distribution industries in the UK, Jonathan:
- Installed business and management processes to achieve a sale to a third party in excess of the owner’s highest expected price.
- Helped turn around a failing company by changing its business focus from its products to its customers’ needs.
- Enabled a company to earn the highest gross margins in its industry by leveraging financial and other data from its information systems.
Chartered Professional Accountant
Veronica is unique – she possesses the understanding and expertise to take deliberate care of your financial services, while simultaneously showing you the loyalty and sincerity of a mentor that goes beyond the financial world.
Veronica has extensive national and international accounting experience. After receiving her bachelor’s degree in Economics in China, Veronica started working as an Asset Management Analyst in China. After immigrating to Canada in the 1990’s, she enrolled in the Certified General Accountant program (now known as the Chartered Professional Accountant program), while also obtaining her bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT).
During her studies in Canada, Veronica held various positions in the financial sector with small and medium sized companies in the Lower Mainland. She worked as an accountant, controller’s assistant, and as a controller. Once she attained her designation as a Certified General Accountant, Veronica proceeded to public practice. She commenced full time employment as a Tax Consultant with a firm specializing in taxation issues. Her position as a Senior Reviewer at a Chartered Accounting firm in Downtown Vancouver culminated in Veronica spreading her wings and starting her own practice in 2014.
In 2018 she received an Honours standing for her final project within the In-Depth Tax Course under the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada.
Veronica’s multifaceted abilities are accentuated by the care for her community. Beyond her regular day in the office, Veronica takes pride in supporting young practitioners through mentorship and also volunteers her accounting services to her younger daughter’s skating club.
The success attained to date by Veronica is due in part to her vast knowledge of accounting and taxation matters, and also to her genuine enjoyment brought on by working with people, regardless of their personal or professional background. For Veronica, crunching numbers is only the technical side of her career. She sees the ability to build lasting, harmonious friendships with her clients as the better part of her role as an accountant and the source of continuous joy in her work. Whether you need help with tax planning or life planning, Veronica strives to be there, by your side.
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At EXLLP we are continually adding new clients to our extensive portfolio. All new clients will receive a free, one hour consultation where we assess their service needs and how we can best help. Get in touch with us to set up your consultation today.