Employee Spotlight – Gavin
September’s Employee Spotlight is on our VAT Manager, Gavin Bhangal.
Bit about you
Competitive, determined, and easygoing. A chartered accountant who worked in practice for 10 years before taking the leap into the tech world. Also, a Manchester United Fan!
What is your job title at Wise?
What does that involve?
Managing the Tax elements of our new product Beamin’, which includes registering customers for VAT and self-assessment, working with the developers and product owners to ensure that the systems in place are accurate and effective and dealing with any technical VAT queries, both internal and external.
What do you enjoy most about working here, and what motivated you to excel in your role?
Enjoy being able to contribute to and have an influence on the success of our new product, Beamin’.
The friendly environment at Wise has made settling in very easy, and the team are always willing to help.
I am grateful for the approachable nature of senior management, as I feel like my ideas are heard, which adds to my motivation to ensure that we deliver the best possible product and service to our customers.
What's your favourite memory since working at Wise?
Trying to do a good deed by watering the plants and making a mess everywhere!