Meet the team Alison Richardson - Partner 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 - Partner 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 - Partner Bernie has been at Richardsons since 1988, and is a practicing Chartered Accountant as well as a qualified Chartered Financial Planner. Simon Husband - Partner 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 - Partner 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 - Director Leanne provides taxation advice for private clients, including looking after a number of high net worth individuals. Rachel Porter - 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. Jack Armstrong - Senior Manager Jack works with a variety of clients in numerous sectors including legal services, technology, construction, recruitment, motor racing and management consultancy. John Holland - Senior Manager John works mainly on R&D tax credits and advises on corporate tax matters. Steph Laferton - Senior Manager Steph works with a wide variety of clients, specialising in owner-managed businesses, R&D companies and charities. Stephen Mackinnon - Senior Manager Stephen has over 15 years of experience in accounts, audit and tax and has worked in both public practice and SME businesses. Wendy Elliott - Senior Manager Wendy heads up our team of Payroll Administrators. Zoe Lewis - Senior Manager Zoe trained with a specialised rural accountancy firm in Wiltshire and qualified as a chartered accountant in 2015. Jamie Rose - Client Manager Jamie works with a wide variety of clients in numerous sectors including farming, consultancy, technology, and construction. George Godfrey - Client Manager George works closely with our R&D, rural, and corporate audit clients and a variety of owner-managed businesses. Matt Wingrove - Client Manager Matt works across a range of sectors as well as with our corporate audit clients. James Ellin - Associate Client Manager James manages a portfolio of clients primarily in the technology sector, as well as providing tax advice for private clients. Chloe Jackson - Associate Client Manager Chloe joined Richardsons as a trainee in July 2014. She qualified and became a member of the AAT in March 2016. Kate Wallond - Associate Client Manager Kate works with a variety of clients, including sole traders and small limited companies. Harry Munday - Payroll Manager Harry manages a variety of payrolls ranging from sole traders to companies with over 340 employees. Zac Coleman - Associate Client Manager Zac specialises in providing management accounts, software training and audits for solicitors and estate agents.