Bryan joined Rowleys in 2005 and manages a substantial portfolio of smaller businesses. He provides invaluable support and advice to budding entrepreneurs as they begin to establish themselves as a formal company. He then works with them, often over many years, to develop and grow their business and to help them achieve their personal and professional objectives.
Attention to detail
Business start ups and compliance
Taxation and statutory accounts for the self-employed
Becoming a Director of Rowleys and ensuring client satisfaction
Constantly socialising, tennis, chopping trees down with my chainsaw
Claire joined Rowleys in 2013 and is responsible for the overall coordination and delivery of all our medical assignments. With first-hand experience of working within a GP practice, she is ideally placed to provide support to our medical sector clients in all areas of accounts, tax and practice management.
GP Partnership accounts
Medical Practice finance
Medical sector personal tax
Finally achieving my professional accountancy qualification
Cake, spending time with family and friends, music gigs and the occasional festival
To go to Glastonbury, ideally in the sunshine!
Craig has been with Rowleys since 1985 and became a Director in 2000. As well as overseeing the smooth running of the audit and accounts department and delivery of projects, he also manages a substantial portfolio of clients ranging from sole traders to large corporate group entities.
Management accounts and budgeting
Working with my colleagues to enable Rowleys to grow to become the firm it is today
My family, sport of any type; golf, cycling, Leicester City FC, Tigers, live theatre and shows
A round the world air ticket
Gina started at Rowleys in 2014 and has extensive experience in managing all aspects of payroll, having worked in the sector for the majority of her career. She now manages a significant number of payrolls for companies of all sizes with a wide variety of requirements.
Basic employment law
Work place pensions and auto enrolment
Climbing Ben Nevis
My son and partner, pets, walking
I don’t have a bucket list but if I had to choose one thing, it would be to remain happy
Glyn joined Rowleys in 2011 and has significant experience in the medical sector. As well as his role with us, he continues to act as Business Manager in two GP practices which provides him with a unique perspective in providing support to our medical sector clients. He specialises in all aspects of finance in the health sector advising GP surgeries, doctors, locums, partnerships, federations and more.
NHS pension administration
NHS Primary Care finance
35 years of marriage and two grown up daughters
Holidaying and spending time with my family, socialising with friends, enjoying good food whilst watching a rugby match (particularly if Wales are winning)
Judith has been at Rowleys since 2005. She manages a considerable portfolio of personal tax clients and is responsible for the overall coordination and timely delivery of a large number of tax compliance requirements
All aspects of personal tax
Benefits in kind
Business and Corporate Tax
Capital gains tax
Operation of PAYE and payroll procedures
Passing both parts of my tax exams first time to qualify as a CTA, by distance learning and with no previous accounting background
Holidays and travel in general, linedancing, fictional literature
To visit New Zealand
Lisa joined Rowleys in 2005 and became Associate Director in 2016. As well as helping to manage the business growth and direction, she also looks after a large portfolio of SMEs and charities and is jointly responsible for the overall coordination of the department and timely delivery of all client assignments.
All aspects of company accounts
Cloud accounting software
Sole traders and small businesses
Completing a half marathon (although it took a rather long time)
My husband and two beautiful daughters, chocolate and exercising
To travel around the USA with my husband for our 25th wedding anniversary (still a long way off)
Mark joined Rowleys as a Director in 2005 when we acquired his accountancy practice. As well as being responsible for the overall management and development of the tax department, he also manages a large portfolio of corporate tax clients. He has specialist knowledge in HMRC investigations, capital allowances and R&D grants and can advise on the most efficient methods to mitigate your tax liabilities.
Research and development
Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in 2004
My family, Leicester City FC, red wine
To have a bucket list
Matt is a senior member of our accounts team, having joined Rowleys in 2015. He is responsible for a number of audits, focussing on Financial Statements, and has expertise in the various accounting standards, appropriate legislation and relevant regulations that apply to a number of our specialist sectors. He prepares management and statutory accounts for a number of clients, particularly charitable organisations.
Financial Statement Audits
legislation and regulations
Limited company accounts
Management accounts (analytical)
Competing nationally in track and field….quite a few years ago now!
Family events like birthdays and Christmas and everything in between, sports, exercise and walking with my better half, books and TV
I’d like a bucket! Failing that, an extended trip around the US, New York, a national park and Hawaii
Matt began his career with Rowleys in 2014 and became Associate Director in 2016. He is jointly responsible for the overall coordination of the audit and accounts department and the timely delivery of all client assignments. Matt manages a significant portfolio of SMEs and specialises in pensions and group companies, as well as supporting the growth and development of our business.
Desktop and cloud accounting software
Pension scheme audits
Yet to achieve it
Family, holidays, Christmas
To travel by train across Canada and the Rocky Mountains
Paul joined Rowleys in 2000 as Tax Manager and became our Consultant in 2016, having had a notable career in accountancy practices. He manages a large portfolio of personal tax clients as well as advising on estate planning and undertakes probate assignments involving complex issues such as intestate, multi-property estates and significantly high net worth individuals.
I’ll tell you later
Family, cricket, rugby
Not to kick it!
Paula joined Rowleys as a Director when her practice was acquired by Rowleys in 2005. She now acts as our Finance Director and is also responsible for our audit and ethical compliance. She has over twenty years of practice experience and manages a substantial portfolio of owner managed businesses, oversees the services we provide to the medical sector as well as managing the financial health and growth of our practice.
Becoming the first female partner in a Leicester-based independent accountancy firm (as far as I know)
Making a positive difference to the people around me, sharing new experiences with my children, yoga
I don’t have a bucket list, I just try to live each day to the fullest. “There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is yesterday and the other is tomorrow, so today is the right day to love, believe and do and mostly live.” Dalai Lama