Taking Vertaccount Further and Higher

A great company is led by great leaders.

Vision. Commitment. Excellence. The raw ingredients every leader needs to make something great. Here at Vertaccount, we are proud of our management team who are committed to bring the company to the fulfillment of its vision – taking Vertaccount further and higher.

Global Leaders

Aye Navarro

Director, CEO and Co-Founder

Aye has over 18 years experience in various leadership roles, 8 of which are in outsourced accounting.

His expertise in accounting, business processes, technology and management has enabled Vertaccount’s growth from a 5 person team in 2010 to 60 professionals in 2015. Based in Manila, Aye is leading Vertaccount’s expansion globally, while continuing to build and manage the service delivery center.

Aye has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from Ateneo De Manila University.

+63.920.945.8070 808.930.5054 (US) and (61 2) 8599 1761 (AU)

Bernice Parsons

President and Co-Founder


Bernice Parsons has over 17 years of experience managing start-up and offshore business process service operations. As President and Co-Founder of Vertaccount, Bernice brings a unique set of expertise to Vertaccount’s clients through the reliable delivery of distributed accounting services. Bernice has overseen extensive outsourcing engagements of various complexities and size. Her knowledge of the intricacies of off shore operations has resulted in a successful record of bridging the back office accounting needs of local businesses with the capabilities of a global accounting team.

Born and raised in the Philippines, she moved to Honolulu in 2002.

In 2013, Bernice was named as a 40 Under 40 honoree by Pacific Business News. In the same year, she was also a finalist at the Hawaii State Junior Chamber of Commerce’s Ten Outstanding Young Person’s Award. In 2010, she was recognized by the Small Business Administration as the Financial Services Champion in Honolulu.

Bernice has a Bachelor Science degree from the Ateneo de Manila University.

Bernice is a member of Entrepreneur’s Organization and finance committee member for the YWCA of Oahu and the Outrigger Duke Kahanamoku Foundation.

808.258.6558 808.930.5555 loc 101

Jon Briones

Senior Accounting Manager / CPA

Jon brings over 20 years of accounting expertise to the company. He worked as a CPA for Punongbayan & Araullo, an Ernst & Young affiliate company; as a Group Internal Audit Head for Armadillo Holdings Group of Companies; as Group Services Head overseeing the financial division of Kalinisan Laundry Group; as Business Development Manager responsible for financial analysis for the JAKA Group’s Investment Division and eventually as F&B Operation Head of Ladera Culinary Services Inc.

His experience in overseeing different facets of company operations – from Finance and Accounting to Sales, Operations to Strategic Planning, gives Jon a strong ability to bridge front-end operations with the back office process.

Jon graduated Cum Laude with a degree in BS Commerce majoring in Accounting from Colegio de San Juan Letran – Manila.

+63.920.927.7209 808.930.5063

Regional Leaders

Dave Hayes

Director - Business Development

Dave’s mantra is solving complex customer issues creating lasting and mutual beneficial relationships. He has held senior marketing and sales roles across numerous sectors of the media, IT and entertainment industries.

He’s responsible for the establishment of a number of companies and government related initiatives and has frequently received industry recognition including MMA Finalist 2008 for Mobile Marketer of the Year & Mobile Marketing Awards in 2006 & 2007 for Most Creative Application.

+61 419 371 555 02 8599 1760