Team

Peter Hedgethorne

Tax Consultant

Peter recently stepped down as a director but in his part time consultancy role, continues to provide corporate, business and personal tax advice to his clients and colleagues. Peter draws on over 40 years’ experience and remains a member of the ICAEW and CTA.

Stanley Fowler

Corporate Services Assistant Manager

Stanley joined the firm in September 2017 as a Trainee Accountant and has since qualified as an ACA Chartered Accountant. Stan lives in Seaford and likes to spend his time going to the gym and playing football. He is also a season ticket holder at The Amex and is confident he will one day see Brighton and Hove Albion lift the Premier League!

Nicky Kavanagh

Management Accountant & Credit Controller

Nicky is a qualified by experience Management Accountant and Bookkeeper providing bookkeeping services to various clients in and around Brighton. Nicky originates from Zimbabwe and spent 26 years in South Africa with her husband and two sons but has been in the UK for 15 years. Nicky enjoys cooking, playing tennis and all sports on TV.

Michelle Baldwin

Personal Tax Advisor

Michelle joined the firm in April 2018 as Tax Senior and looks after the personal, compliance and advisory tax affairs of the firm’s private clients.  She is a qualified member of the ATT.  Michelle and her husband are dedicated members of Seaford Bonfire Society, where Michelle held the role of Captain of Pyrotechnics for five years up to 2019. 

David Wallace

Corporate Services Accountant

David joined the firm in 1997 – so he is one of our longest serving staff members (though now on a part time basis)! David is AAT qualified and spends his time mainly preparing annual company accounts. Outside of work, David is a member of a local church and enjoys playing the piano and walking in the countryside.

Hayley Nash

Xero Adviser

Hayley joined the firm in September 2013 as a trainee accounts apprentice. Hayley is now ACCA qualified and has taken the role of Xero Advisor. Hayley lives in Portslade and enjoys watching & playing football and socialising with her family and friends.

Victoria Peacock

Business Services Accountant

Victoria joined the firm in September 2016 and is AAT qualified. Victoria is part of the Business Services team. Victoria currently lives in Hove although originally from Luton and is a big supporter of Luton Town Football Club. She also enjoys baking, playing tennis and watching movies.

Edward Feist

Corporate Services Accountant

Ed joined the firm in September 2019 after graduating from Cardiff University with a History Degree. He is currently working towards his Chartered Accountancy ACA qualification. Ed enjoys playing rugby, cricket and going snowboarding in the winter, and socialising with friends at pubs and bars.

Lucy Robinson

Corporate Services Accountant

Lucy joined the firm in 2020 as a Trainee Accountant after graduating from Cass Business School with a degree in Accounting and Finance. She is studying towards her ACA Chartered Accountant qualification.

Lucy enjoys going to the gym, cooking and travelling.

Kayleigh Jones

Corporate Services Accountant

Kayleigh joined the firm in August 2021 after graduating from the University of East Anglia with a mathematics degree. Currently, she is studying towards her ACA Chartered Accountant qualification, aiming to become a Chartered Accountant in 2024.

Kayleigh enjoys reading, baking and running.

Daniel Mayers

Business Services Accountant

Dan joined the firm in January 2022 as a Trainee Accountant. He is currently studying towards his ACCA qualification and hopes to be qualified in the near future.

Dan enjoys running and football and is also a season ticket holder at Brighton & Hove Albion.

Katherine Byrne

Business Services Accountant

Katherine joined the firm in June 2022. She is AAT qualified and currently studying towards her ACCA qualification, hoping to be qualified in the near future.

Katherine enjoys spending time with her young family outside of work, and knitting when life gets quiet.

Amber Theobald

Personal Tax Apprentice

Amber joined the team in September 2021 as a Personal Tax Apprentice, after finishing college at BHASVIC. She is working towards her ATT qualification.

Amber lives in Hove and in her spare time enjoys textiles, sewing and socialising with her family and friends.

Debbie Marriott

Xero Adviser

After previously working with the firm for over 17 years, Debbie re-joined us in July 2017 and is now our Xero Advisor. Debbie has always lived in Hove and enjoys keeping fit at the gym as well as walking her dog Ralph. Debbie enjoys hot holidays abroad as well as caravanning in the UK.

James Hooper

Marketing Assistant

James joined the firm in September 2018 as a Digital Marketing apprentice after finishing college. James has now qualified as a Digital Marketer having achieved a Distinction in his apprenticeship. James lives in Peacehaven and likes playing and watching sports with Football his overriding favourite. James is a massive Manchester United fan and he enjoys attending many games!

Elle Wilcox-Roche

Reception/Admin Assistant

Elle joined the team in June 2021 as a Reception/Admin Assistant. She used to work as Cabin Crew for 5 years at British Airways and has seen some amazing places around the world.

Elle lives in Hove and enjoys cooking, travelling and socialising with family and friends.

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