Meet the team

Advanced Cost Management Solutions “ACMS” is an accounting services and consultancy company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Established in 1995, ACMS has successfully completed many short and long term assignments for a variety of clients over a spectrum of industries ranging from manufacturing to service industries in South Africa.


We pride ourselves on the one on one service that we give to clients and always try to add value to our clients no matter what the required service, at an affordable cost. We have an open door / phone policy with clients where you can contact us for advice at any time.

John Bethell
Founder & Co Director
Office: 011 704 5152
Cell: 083 653 4658
Fax: 086 553 9353

John is an associate member of the Institute of Chartered Management Accountants CIMA and an associate member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries CIS. John has more than 35 post-qualified years of experience in accounting and consulting. A large portion of his experience has been in repairing companies with dysfunctional accounting systems and in implementing meaningful management accounting systems. John has been assigned to large companies quoted on the JSE as well as small to medium enterprises.
Leonette Bethell
CA (SA) & Registered Auditor
Office: 011 704 5152
Cell: 071 267 5670
Fax: 086 671 6431

Leonette is a Chartered Accountant (SAICA) and Registered Auditor (IRBA). During her articles she gained significant experience running audits for prominent South African companies listed on the stock exchange as well as many other private companies and individuals.
David Bethell
Accounting consultant (BCompt Honours)
Office: 011 704 5152
Cell: 082 803 0800
Fax: 086 456 7890

David has an Honours degree in accounting (BCompt Honours) and has completed articles in Chartered Accounting with SAICA regulations and competency levels. After articles David gained further experience as an assistant audit manager. During his articles and especially as an assistant audit manager he gained significant experience running audits for prominent South African companies.

Chartered Accountant | Accounting Company | Management Accounting | Bookkeeping Services | Secretarial Services

ACMS is professional chartered accountant and Audit Company offering management accounting services, bookkeeping services
and secretarial services in South Africa.