Beyond Traditional Accountancy

Modern accountancy is about so much more than just bookkeeping, tax returns and putting your receipts in a spreadsheet.

As a team of chartered accountants that have helped businesses of all sizes to succeed, we believe business owners deserve more from their accountants.

Of course, we still handle the normal accountancy tasks like bookkeeping, VAT returns, and company accounts, but our real strength is working with you to help you identify your opportunities for growth and help you build a great business, so that you can have a great life. 

Our tried and tested approach starts with finding your GrowFactor, and then mapping out a bespoke growth plan for your business. Once we’ve got real goals outlined, we’ll track and measure your performance, and help you to take total control of your numbers.

We’re a nimble, friendly and agile team who believe the world is ready for a new breed of accountants.

Think of us as the accountants your business needs.

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Beyond traditional accountancy.

Meet the team

We’re a new breed of modern accountants. With tight-knit teams across the country, we’re all about the numbers, but we’re not boring. We believe business should be fun and our energy and enthusiasm makes us lots of fun to work with.

Simon Kallu - Chief Growth Director & Founder

ACA

Mini-CV:

Three years at KPMG, two years at Thomas Cook, one year with Paramount Pictures and 5+ years running GrowFactor.

Outside of work, he's happiest...

spending time with his lovely wife, Kiran, and his boys, Caleb and Jax.

His 'castle in the sky' is a...

Mediterranean villa with plenty of space for the whole family, including the all-important babysitters!

Make His day with a...

pint of Guinness.

Yasser Khan -

Senior Growth Director

FCCA

Mini-CV:

Trained and qualified with Haines Watts and two years at Silver Levene.

Outside of work, he's happiest...

playing sports such as hockey, running, cycling and swimming with his son.

His 'castle in the sky' is a...

farmhouse in rolling countryside, with livestock and crops to feed the family!

Make His day with a...

sushi lunch.

Ravi Agrawal - Senior Growth Manager

ACA

Mini-CV:

Ernst and Young and work experience at mid-tier accounting firms.

Outside of work, he's happiest...

relaxing on the couch watching TV, spending time with family and friends, playing badminton, or researching his next weekend getaway.

His 'castle in the sky' is a...

high-tech house, just big enough for his family and a spare room, where everything opens and closes using a tablet and the lights change colour at the click of a button, but with a tranquil garden and sports car to enjoy. (Can you tell he’s detail-orientated?).

Make His day with a...

pack of Milkybar Buttons or Minstrels.

Jessica Sanghera -

Growth Manager

ACA (in progress)

Mini-CV:

Training at GrowFactor.

Outside of work, she's happiest...

scouring cities for the ultimate combination of good food and an even better view.

Her 'castle in the sky' is a...

beachside penthouse that overlooks calming clear blue waters, but is only a short hop from a vibrant city.

Make Her day with a...

lychee martini.

Yemi Alli - Growth Manager

ACCA (in progress)

Mini-CV:

Transactional finance experience in industry and accounting experience in a small medium firm.

Outside of work, she's happiest...

relaxing in bed with good music and an even better book.

Her 'castle in the sky' is a...

a modern apartment in the country.

Make Her day with a...

a bowl of sweet cinema popcorn.

Melissa Hume

- Growth Manager

ACA (in progress)

Mini-CV:

Training at Smith & Williamson and GrowFactor.

Outside of work, she's happiest...

working out! No, seriously. Crossfit, dancing, gymnastics, she loves it.

Her 'castle in the sky' is a...

hideaway in the mountains, surrounded by waterfalls and lakes.

Make Her day with a...

chilled glass of white wine.

Debbie Sanghera - Growth Development Officer

20 Years Financial Industry Experience

Mini-CV:

Financial Industry Marketing and Sales.

Outside of work, she's happiest...

trying to keep fit, spending time with family and friends and helping with the charity Unique Homes for Girls.

Her 'castle in the sky' is a...

nice long stretch of beach with soft white hot sand to run along.

Make Her day with a...

bunch of fresh flowers.

Lucy Elizabeth Moffat -

Marketing Executive BA (Hons)

Mini-CV:

Background in Managerial Marketing, Events and Customer Service Consulting.

Outside of work, she's happiest...

travelling to as many countries as possible.

Her 'castle in the sky' is a...

hammock in the sun, surrounded by dachshunds (sausage dogs)!

Make Her day with a...

any baby animal.

Kirsten Hald - Head of Excellence

Mini-CV:

Teach First Programme for two years, and administrative experience within the finance sector.

Outside of work, she's happiest...

relaxing at home, reading a good book and travelling to new places.

her 'castle in the sky' is a...

Exploring European cities.

Make her day with a...

good cup of coffee.

Cherelle Stapleton

- Excellence Coordinator

Mini-CV:

Customer service background with years experience in high end luxury retail.

Outside of work, she's happiest...

playing the big kid and being the favourite aunty to her nieces and nephews.

Her 'castle in the sky' is a...

a villa, large enough to house my grandparents, parents, 3 brothers, 4 sisters and my 9 nieces and nephews. It has the best sound system running throughout playing all our favourite music and not forgetting a personal chef at hand to give my momma break!

Make Her day with a...

a bowl of calamari with freshly squeezed lemon!

 

Our partners

In addition to our core team, we also rely on the expertise of our partners:

Shayne (Technical Tax Partner).

Ben (Chartered Tax Partner).

Edward (Legal Partner).

Back office team

All our back office team are fully qualified accountants with many years of experience. They are members of our team, but they live in a different location. We offer more cost effective pricing, we can support your business overnight, access to expertise outside of the UK market.

Lalit  
Saroj Sunil
Prateek Rahul

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