Jill of All Trades has the Midas Touch

Pictured: Gillian "Jill of All Trades" Rossouw flanked by Xero Australia’s Chris Ridd and Wayne Schmidt

We're extremely happy to learn that our good friend and favourite Xero Consultant Gillian "Jill of All Trades" Rossouw has become the first bookkeeper in the world to be accorded Gold Partner status by cloud accounting provider Xero.

Gillian believes this is an exciting time for bookkeepers. “I’ve been quite overwhelmed with the support I’ve received about this and I hope it will encourage other bookkeepers to become a gold partner.” While she admits it’s been hard work there’s been a lot of fun along the way.

We can certainly vouch for her fun and stamina. A self confessed “Xero Groupie,” Gillian is the only partner who has been to four Xerocons. And while it’s a given that she’ll be at Xerocon Australia in July (last year she scooped the Xero Knowledge Award), watch out world. Now that 27 September has been locked in for Xerocon UK, Gillian’s booking her flight.

Read more at the Xero Blog.