Our staff specialise in small and medium businesses, individuals and not-for-profit organisations. We also speak fluent English, Russian and Ukrainian, and focus not only on local but on foreign businesses and individuals as well.
Luda Beanland (Rudimova) ACMA, CGMA, DchA
Managing Director and Founder
Luda graduated in 1999 from Moscow Academy of Labour and Social Relations with a degree in Accountancy with Honours. She finished her CIMA qualification in 2008 and did further training which led to her obtaining a Masters Degree at the Cass Business School in 2011 during which, one of her course projects was published on the Charity Finance Group website. Currently, she is completing another qualification as a Chartered Tax Advisor. Having worked in both the Commercial and Charity Sectors, she specialises in Taxation, Management Accounting and Cash Flow Management. She is a busy mother of two. In her free time, she likes sport and travelling.
Andrew Sun ACCA, MA, BA
Andrew qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 2014, with many years of experience in various practices and industries prior to this. In his free time he likes travelling and regularly visits the gym.
Finance and Admin Manager
Katerina graduated from University of International Business (Kazakhstan) with a Master’s degree in Accounting and Audit in 2014. She worked for 3 years in financial department of Imstalcon JSC, which is a leader on a construction market in Kazakhstan. She is currently a student at the BPP University and ACCA part-qualified accountant. She speaks Russian and English. She enjoys reading, cycling and cooking.
Charles graduated from the University of Bristol in 2011 and joined Schoolgate in 2018. He has an extensive background in business development, most recently having spent two years working in Russia where he opened the Moscow office of an international logistics company. His role at the company involves advising corporate clients and generating new business. Charles is fluent in Russian and Italian.
Yuliya Contantinou (Koval)
Yuliya graduated from Kherson Business School (Ukraine) with a diploma in Bookkeeping. She is currently a student at the University of Roehampton. She has a good knowledge of Sage 50 Accounts and bookkeeping. She speaks Ukrainian, Russian and English. She loves spending time with her two children and husband. When she is not working or studying she likes travelling and reading books.
Sevara graduated from Academic Lyceum at Uzbekistan State Mining Institute and acquired a qualification as a junior interpreter in English and German. She is fluent in Russian, Uzbek, English and German. In 2013 she was admitted to London School of Business and Finance to study an ACCA qualification. Having passed some exams during this period she is now a part-qualified trainee accountant and continues to study part time to complete her qualification. In her free time she enjoys painting and reading.
Natalia graduated from Baltic International Academy (Private University, Latvia) with a degree in Business Administration and Advanced Diploma in Accounting from AAT. She is currently continuing her study with AAT to obtain her Professional Diploma in Accounting. She has got an all-round accounting experience more than 7 years, including extensive knowledge in Payroll. She is mother of two and enjoys travelling around the country with her family.