Abacus Ltd. has announced the appointment of James Cornes and May Ramos to the team as Account Managers.

A spokesperson said, “Abacus, a local full-service accounting firm offering a wide range of services, from bookkeeping to payroll services, has grown significantly since its inception in 2007. These new hires have been made to keep pace with the increase in business and demand that the firm has experienced as a result of its successes.

“Cornes, a certified CPA with a BA in Economics from the University of Waterloo, joins Abacus from Conyers, where he served as Accounts Managers. Prior to this, he was a Senior Analyst – Management Reporting at HSBC. In his role as Account Manager for Abacus, he is responsible for reviewing month-end reports to clients and troubleshooting more nuanced issues, along with working with clients on online banking solutions and supporting the bookkeeping team.

“Ramos joins the firm as Account Manager / Financial Solutions Consultant, working to ensure the financial health and integrity of her clients. She will be offering bookkeeping and analysis services as well as assistance in preparing financial statements and reconciling accounts. Previous employers include Sleek, Frontline Accounting and Mitsubishi Power. She is an accredited CPA and holds a BS in Accounting from the University of Batangas, where she graduated Cum Laude, and has obtained certifications in accounting software programmes QuickBooks and Xero.”

“James Cornes and May Ramos have already proven themselves invaluable members of the Abacus team,” said Megan Nesbitt, President of Abacus. “They each bring an enormous amount of experience from different sectors, helping us to enrich and deepen the expertise that we can offer our clients. We are so thrilled to welcome them to the team and we look forward to many years of success working together.”

May Ramos said of her new role as Account Manager / Financial Solutions Consultant at Abacus, “I am delighted to join the team at Abacus, who hold such a wonderful reputation. I look forward to being able to contribute to the financial wellbeing, compliance and success of our clients and helping to grow Abacus even further.”

James Cornes, on his appointment to Account Manager, said, “My new role at Abacus has already proven to be very rewarding in such a short amount of time. Working with the hugely talented team has been a pleasure and I look forward to contributing to its success along with our clients.”