Lexi is our Senior Accountant and office team manager, overseeing the HCS Accountancy and International VAT teams.
Lexi joined HCS Accountants in 2009, and following the completion of her professional tax and accountancy qualifications she is now a member of the Professional Association of Accountants and Tax Experts of Spain (AECE).
She specializes in advising business clients on the analysis of their accounts and financial matters, providing them with meaningful information from which they can base their decision making, to enable them to drive their business forward.
As our in-house payroll advisor, Lexi also works closely with our employment lawyer and payroll team to assist our clients in all aspects of their Spanish payroll, Social Security and employment law requirements.
Sarah joined us in 2016 and is our Junior Accountant.
She has completed her qualifications and is now gaining the practical experience necessary for her to become a member of the Professional Association of Accountants and Tax Experts of Spain (AECE).
Liaising with our clients Sarah is the accounts manager for a number of businesses, compiling the accounts and dealing with their taxes payable.
Sarah also manages personal tax matters for our resident and non-resident clients.
Andrey joined our team in 2020 as our new Trainee Accountant.
He is working towards gaining his qualifications to become a member of the Professional Association of Accountants and Tax Experts of Spain (AECE). Andrey works with our small business clients in the completion of their quarterly and annual accounts.
He also assists with the taxation of our non-resident clients.
Ellie joined our team in 2020 as our office receptionist and general administration assistant.
She handles our external communications; by phone and email, assisting clients with general enquiries and appointments in the office.
Ellie has a BA Honours degree in Social Science and a background in hospitality management.
She has lived in Spain since 2012, and loves it.
Isiais is our Employment Lawyer, who manages all of our business clients' employment requirements.
He is a respected member of the business community in Denia who keeps us all up to date with the latest employment laws, and he manages our clients' employee contracts, payroll and Social Security documentation.
Jose is part of our employment team, and assists in managing the contracts and payroll for our clients with employees.
He also advises on all Social Security matters and Spanish State Pensions.
HCS Accountants refers all legal and inheritance tax matters to our Associate Lawyer Raul Laufente Jorge. He is available for client appointments in our Denia office, and being fluent in both English and German, is a valuable asset to our team.
Raul is a general practice lawyer, who regularly represents clients in the courts of Denia and gives personalized consultations for professional legal advice.
He gives inheritance planning, and also executes the estates of our clients after arranging their Spanish wills.
HCS Accountants refers clients with any French interests to our preferred partner Petersonsims Ltd, a well-respected accountancy practice with bases both in the UK and France.
Through our relationship with Gerry Simms and his team, we are also able to facilitate assistance with UK tax matters and returns.