Gary Harris

Gary has been a Chartered Accountant for over 20 years and has worked in practice and industry. He has experienced many of the day to day business problems that can occur and can bring practical solutions to the table.

His objective is to give good advice and accountancy services at a reasonable price to clients. He has many contacts in different industries so even if the accountancy practice cannot help, he will often know a person who can solve the problem for the client. He is supported by an excellent, dedicated team who individually have their own strengths but complement each other as a team.

Gary can be contacted at gary@nwaccountants.co.uk or 0161 655 7012

Caroline Bent

Caroline qualified as a certified accountant in December 2000 after training in accountancy practices around the Liverpool and Manchester area. After qualifying she spent time working as an audit senior at a big 5 company before moving back to smaller practices.

Having 18 years’ experience in auditing and preparation of incorporated/non incorporated/charity accounts she progressed to the position of audit/accounts manager and is responsible for a varied portfolio of clients. She specialises in advising owner managed businesses which includes a range of services from bookkeeping, preparation of management accounts, cash flow forecasts to preparation of final accounts and tax returns.

Caroline can be contacted at caroline@nwaccountants.co.uk or 0161 655 7013

John Higginbottom

John began his career in accountancy after gaining a degree in accounting and finance at Manchester Metropolitan University in 2007. His career began in banking and Corporate finance before gaining his first role in private practice in September 2010. He joined the practice in August 2013, and having recently completed his ACCA qualification, John has progressed to the role of accounts senior.

His roles include a variety of work with both limited companies and sole traders including, preparation of management accounts, VAT returns, final accounts and tax returns.

John can be contacted at john@nwaccountants.co.uk or 0161 655 7024

David Silbiger

David joined the practice in 2008 and is studying towards the ACCA qualification. During this time he has developed responsibility for a diverse portfolio of owner managed businesses and charities. He takes an active interest in the development of his clients’ businesses with which he values a close working relationship. His workload covers a range of accountancy services from payroll and vat returns, to management accounts, cash flows, and final accounts as well as personal and corporate tax returns.

David is used to working to deadlines and enjoys coming up with a solution to a challenging situation.

David can be contacted at david@nwaccountants.co.uk or 0161 655 7035

Stacey Tennant

Stacey joined the practice in 2010 after leaving university. She qualified as an accounting technician (AAT) in August 2012 and is currently studying towards the ACCA qualification.

She is the manager of the payroll services department, running both weekly and monthly services for clients including RTI submissions, preparation of P11ds and year end returns.

She also specialises in the preparation of company accounts for the medical profession and self-assessment tax returns.

Stacey can be contacted at stacey@nwaccountants.co.uk or 0161 655 7014

Becki Rudd

Becki has 10 yyears’ experience working in accountancy both in practice and industry. She is AAT qualified and is currently studying toward her ACCA qualification.

She joined the practice in 2013 as a bookkeeper both for clients and the practice. Since then she has worked with many different clients and types of businesses, building up professional relationships along the way. Becki splits her time between bookkeeping, payroll services, preparing VAT returns, management accounts and small limited company accounts.

She also provides Sage and QuickBooks training to clients.

Becki can be contacted at becki@nwaccountants.co.uk or 0161 655 7013

Neil Fagleman

Neil joined the practice after finishing his degree in Business Studies and Financial Management at the University of Salford. He is currently studying towards his ACCA qualification. His role as a trainee accountant involves payroll services and the preparation of accounts & VAT returns.

He has a genuine interest in the modern financial world with a passionate drive towards a career in Accountancy.

Neil can be contacted at neil@nwaccountants.co.uk or 0161 655 7024

Bernadette Kozij

Bernadette previously worked for the Lloyds Banking Group for 23 years before becoming Office Manager and Personal Assistant to Gary in July 2011. Bernadette works closely with Gary and is responsible for all outgoing correspondence. She deals with the formation of new companies, VAT registrations, and a host of other administrative and clerical tasks.

Bernadette can be contacted at bernadette@nwaccountants.co.uk or or 0161 655 7013

Gila Clarke

Gila Clarke assists and supports Bernadette dealing with incoming correspondence, scanning/filing and answering the telephone, as well as other administrative and clerical tasks.

Gila can be contacted at gila@nwaccountants.co.uk or 0161 655 7013

Marc Zemmel

Marc joined the practice as a graduate after completing a degree in Accounting and Finance in Manchester. He is currently studying towards his ACCA qualifications. Marc’s role as a trainee accountant is to assist in the preparation and completion of accounts and Vat returns.

Marc can be contacted at marc@nwaccountants.co.uk or 0161 655 7013

Helen Kilcourse
Helen works part time on special projects for example post office applications and charity applications.

Helen can be contacted at helen@nwaccountants.co.uk or 0161 655 7013

Alana Hammill
Alana is the manager of the payroll services department running both weekly and monthly services for clients including RTI submissions, preparation of P11ds and year end returns.

Alana can be contacted at alana@nwaccountants.co.uk or 0161 655 7013