The team

Mike Purcell ACA

Director

Mike is vastly experienced having gained the ICAEW qualification in 1983 whilst working for Pearson May & Co in Bath. Mike started the business in 1994 in central Bath before relocating to Bloomfield Road and then expanding through the opening of the Longwell Green office in Bristol.

Mike lives in Bath with his wife and their dog Finn. They can often be seen on long walks in and around Bath. Mike is a keen Bath Rugby fan and holds a season ticket. Mike enjoys playing tennis and football.


Mark Buttery ACCA

Accountant

Originally from Suffolk, Mark has lived and worked in Bristol for many years. Mark has worked in accountancy for around ten years and specialises in supporting small businesses and individuals. Mark started working with a local firm before completing AAT and has since progressed to full ACCA membership. Mark is always keen to take advantage of any technological advances but equally willing and able to take a more traditional paper-based approach. Mark lives in Hanham with his wife and three young children. Mark struggles to remember what it was he did with his time before the children took over.


Karen Harrison

Book-Keeper

Karen works for the firm as a book-keeper. She has vast experience as a book-keeper and has worked for a range of local companies and schools.

04 Nov 2019

Budget will not now take place on 6 November

On 25 October 2019 the Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid wrote to the Treasury Select Committee.

04 Nov 2019

Christa Ackroyd loses IR35 appeal

Former BBC presenter Christa Ackroyd has lost her appeal against a ruling that she was an employee, not a freelance contractor, when she worked for the BBC via a personal service company.

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