Our dedicated team are here to assist you with your business needs and support you to achieve your business goals.
Steven Paparella - CA
Steven has been an integral member of the RA Veitch & Co team for over twenty years. Steven endeavours to provide premium services to each client. He seeks to understand every aspect of his client’s business to realise opportunities and provide practical business solutions.
Steven is deeply committed to his clients and thrives on the success he can help them achieve. He leverages technological solutions to provide clients with access to current information on their business and provide timely advice to enable busy clients to thrive.
In his spare time Steven likes travelling with his young family and playing competitive tennis.
Andrew commenced at RA Veitch & Co as a graduate accountant, following in his father’s footsteps. He soon found his passion in helping clients realise their business and financial goals.
Andrew is a qualified financial planner and accountant. His extensive experience in both fields enables him to provide the best advice for his client’s situation and deliver exceptional service.
Out of work Andrew enjoys playing basketball and spending time with his wife and young children.
Robert started RA Veitch & Co more than 30 years ago.
Robert is passionate about helping clients achieve their financial goals so they can have a secure and prosperous future. He has a passion for self-managed superannuation funds and has been accredited by the SMSF Professionals Association of Australia (SPAA) as an SMSF Specialist Advisor.
Robert believes in maintaining the highest standards of honesty and integrity with his clients.
An avid Port supporter, Robert also enjoys spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Kelly Forst - CA
Kelly has over 14 years experience working within public practice. She has extensive knowledge of self-managed superannuation funds having worked in the area for 8 years.
Kelly believes that the foundation of the client-accountant relationship stems from understanding and trust and endeavours to build this with each client. She is committed to her clients and providing them with the tools to succeed.
Kelly likes to begin her day with a session in the gym and end the day with a good book.
Sheree joined the team at RA Veitch & Co as receptionist in 2015. In 2017, she completed her Bachelor of Commerce degree and since then has been assisting clients with their accounting and tax compliance needs. She has gained extensive knowledge throughout her 20 years working in the accounting industry, with a strong focus on forming honest and reliable relationships with clients.
She enjoys most sports (watching, not playing) and going on 4WD road trips with her family.
Leana De Blasio - CA
Leana has extensive experience in various tax and accounting areas including high net wealth individuals, self-managed superannuation funds, bookkeeping and Family Groups, including trusts, partnerships and private companies. Her friendly and genuine persona allows her to build valuable client relationships and above all, meet client’s needs.
Leana loves spending time with her young family. She also enjoys shopping with friends and has a passion for cooking.
Adam Ciano - CA
Adam has diverse experience within public practice and commerce within a variety of sectors. At RA Veitch & Co, he works closely with clients in a wide variety of industries, providing tailored business and tax advice. Adam builds strong client relationships and implements integrated solutions for their businesses.
Away from the office, Adam enjoys spending quality time with his wife and children. He also has a keen passion for all things sports, particularly his beloved Port Adelaide, basketball, and soccer.
Leigh has three years’ experience within public practice, working within small boutique and large mid-tier firms. He has a range of experience in tax and accounting areas covering tradies through to high-net-worth professionals and just about everything in between.
When Leigh’s not helping you get off the tools and transition from tradie to business owner, he enjoys motocross, wrenching on his project cars, a bit of time in the gym, family, and a cheeky beverage on the weekend.
Sofia has a wealth of experience in the accounting and finance industry, having worked at large and mid-tier firms throughout her career. She manages and oversees the administration programs and practices within the firm and is a ASIC specialist.
Sofia creates a joyful presence in the office and loves spending time with her family and friends. During her time off she enjoys visiting wineries.
Cassandra has a Customer Service and Human Resources background and will help direct any queries you have. She is a great problem solver and strives for perfection.
She loves spending time with her family and baking treats for the office.