My WHY is to contribute to the success of other driven, passionate entrepreneurs while growing into my full potential.
Veronika Komarenko is the founder of Optimize Business Advisory, a chartered accounting firm that is committed to better serve the evolving needs of small to medium businesses.
Veronika works closely with business owners to ensure that their ventures are structured to carry out their long-term business vision and achieve their financial and personal goals. She understands the challenges that come with being a business owner and helps her clients find solutions with a proactive and innovative approach.
Having commenced her career as an accountant a decade ago at a large national mid-tier accounting firm in the Perth CBD, she subsequently transitioned to a range of dynamic environments within mid-tier and boutique accounting practices. Each role was a stepping stone to acquiring invaluable experience in working with small to medium businesses within diverse industries, enriching and solidifying her network within the accounting industry as well as connecting with professionals offering complementary services.
As a taxation and business advisory expert, Veronika has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Australia, is a member of the Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand (CAANZ), is a Registered Tax Agent and a Self-Managed Superannuation Fund Specialist.
Engaging in several voluntary roles, Veronika shares her expertise through contributing through a committee of the CAANZ, as well as the executive team of the United Nations Association of Australia Young Professionals in the capacity of a National Treasurer. Through these roles, she endeavours to influence positive changes within local communities by advocating for sustainability, equality, and social justice.
Veronika’s passion for business and creating a difference in the quality of the lives of others drives a source of immense energy, which she brings into her client relationships and work. She uses technology to systemise business operations so she can focus on value-adding services, enabling the delivery of forward-looking advice. Veronika prides herself on consistently delivering quality business and tax recommendations while helping clients strategically optimise their tax savings.