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IAN BAILEY
Head of Accounts

Ian is Head of Accounts and  is responsible for the smooth running of the accounts and audit departments, developing business relationships and advising on technical queries regarding company accounting, corporation tax and VAT matters. Experience gained over many years in practice includes dealing with the accounts, audits and corporate tax for multi-national corporations, UK and oversees controlled SME’s and very small sole trade businesses.

As part of the accounts department Ian also oversees:

  • The bookkeeping and business management team
  • Software integration
  • The Company Secretarial team
  • The training of various members of his team.

Ian has experience in numerous sectors, including manufacturing, legal, entertainment and retail.

Career to date

Having graduated with an Honours degree in Finance & Accounting, Ian undertook a training contract in the audit and accounts department of a local Chartered Accountancy practice. Having qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1992, Ian has worked for various Chartered Accountants gaining experience in virtually every aspect of general practice.  In addition to this, three years were spent in industry gaining experience on the “other side of the fence”, dealing with external accountants and auditors.

Qualifications

Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales; Audit responsible individual

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