Gary Harris

Gary has been a Chartered Accountant for over 28 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 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 over 20 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 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, completing his ACCA qualification in March 2016,

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

John can be contacted at or 0161 655 7004

Stacey Tennant

Stacey joined the practice in 2010 after leaving university. She qualified as an accounting technician (AAT) in August 2012 and as a certified accountant in September 2017 (ACCA).

Her roles includes, preparation and submission of self assessment tax returns and company accounts along with VAT returns, payroll and CIS returns.

Stacey can be contacted at or 0161 655 7014

Marc Zemmel

Marc joined the practice in 2015 as a university graduate. He qualified as a chartered accountant in 2019 after completing his ACCA qualification. His roles include Limited company accounts preparation and submission, VAT returns and self-assessment tax returns.

Marc can be contacted at or  0161 655 7037

Sue Kennedy

Sue started her role as Office Manager and Personal Assistant to Gary in May 2018. Sue 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.

Sue can be contacted at or  0161 655 7037