Meet the team Alison Richardson - Director Alison’s core expertise is in looking after entrepreneurial and innovative clients, enthusiastically supporting companies with the advice they need at start up and right through their various stages of growth. Andrew King - Director Andrew has been a director of Richardsons since it was established in Thame. He is a Chartered Accountant, having trained with EY in London. Bernie Hawkes - Director Bernie has been at Richardsons since 1988, and is a practicing Chartered Accountant as well as a qualified Chartered Financial Planner. Simon Husband - Director Simon is a key member of the team which built the current practice from scratch. A large part of Simon’s current client portfolio revolves around commercialisation of technology. Jemima King - Associate Director Jemima plays a key role in advising on a broad range of issues, such as obtaining R&D tax credits and the completion of grant audits. Leanne Hickman - Associate Director Leanne provides taxation advice for private clients, including looking after a number of high net worth individuals. Rachel Porter - Associate Director Rachel specialises in providing accounting, audit and advisory services to owner managed businesses and subsidiaries of overseas entities. Ria Leadbetter - Associate Director Ria works predominantly with our large corporate clients and not-for-profit organisations including charities, housing associations, universities and pension schemes. Wendy Elliott - Senior Manager Wendy heads up our team of Payroll Administrators. Jack Armstrong - Client Manager Jack works with a variety of clients in numerous sectors including legal services, technology, construction, recruitment, motor racing and management consultancy. Matt Wingrove - Client Manager Matt works across a range of sectors as well as with our corporate audit clients. John Holland - Client Manager John works mainly on R&D tax credits and advises on corporate tax matters. Steph Laferton - Client Manager Steph works with a wide variety of clients, specialising in owner-managed businesses, R&D companies and charities. Stephen Mackinnon - Client Manager Stephen has over 15 years of experience in accounts, audit and tax and has worked in both public practice and SME businesses. Zoe Lewis - Client Manager Zoe trained with a specialised rural accountancy firm in Wiltshire and qualified as a chartered accountant in 2015. Jamie Rose - Associate Client Manager Jamie works with a wide variety of clients in numerous sectors including farming, consultancy, technology, and construction. George Godfrey - Associate Client Manager George works closely with our R&D, rural, and corporate audit clients and a variety of owner-managed businesses. Lauren Mayo - Associate Client Manager Lauren works with a variety of clients in a range of industries including technology, recruitment, farming and management consultancy.