Meet The Team

Brian J Hogg
Brian is the founder of the business and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1984. Since then he has worked in public practice across all sectors of business from being in audit at one of the “big four” organisations to management consulting at a London based national firm and as a partner in a local practice. He is a qualified Chartered Secretary and uses this expertise in examining the best corporate structures for clients of the firm.

Simon Bright
Simon joined the firm in September 1999 and qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 2005. He liaises closely with clients and has a particular expertise in IT and training. He is an accredited Sage advisor and trainer and a QuickBooks proadvisor. 

Rachel Watkins
Rachel qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 2008 having started with the firm as an accounting technician student and worked her way through to the professional qualification.  Rachel is heavily involved in accounts and corporate tax production.  She is our expertise in the Charity/Third sector and in business forecasting.  Rachel is also an accredited Sage adviser.

Jo Parry
Jo is the office administrator and the main point of contact for all our clients.  She also provides support for credit control and report preparation.

Caryl Cresswell
Caryl is the part time practice manager whose role is in the effective day-to-day running of the business.

Emily Dillon
Emily joined the firm in August 2016 as an Accounts Trainee. She is currently studying on day release the Accounting Technician qualification and spends her time primarily dealing with VAT and bookkeeping work.