Our Team

Our Team

Dane Barraclough

Qualifications: AAT Level 3, Studying ACCA

Experience: 2 Years in an Accountancy practice.

Hobbies: Boxing, going to the gym, eating out with friends and drinking occasionally on the weekend.

    Craig Keating

    Qualifications: AAT Level 4

    Experience: 10 years accounts experience in the public and private sectors including one year in practice

    Hobbies: Hiking, Football, Snooker & Gym

      Joseph Wardle

      Qualifications: AAT Level 4

      Experience: Sole trader accounts, limited companies, taxation

      Hobbies: home brewing, watching films, gaming, real ale

        Alison Todd-Smith

        Qualifications: Senior secretarial course, Access in American studies & English Literature

        Experience: 30 years various admin / PA roles within the Finance sector

        Hobbies: Reading, swimming, Tai Chi

          Thomas Ignatowicz

          Qualifications: ACA Qualified and 2:1 degree in Accounting and Finance from University of Leeds.

          Experience: Over 5 years of experience of small to medium sized company accounts and audit. Also completed a 3 month work exchange in Portland, Oregon, USA working with American audit rules & charity accounts.

          Hobbies: Watching Forest and travel

            Jamie Hallam

            Qualifications: AAT Part-Qualified, 3 A levels, 1 AS

            Experience: 11 Years working as a professional poker player

            Hobbies: Cars, poker, music, socialising, gaming

              Sean Singh

              Qualifications: 1st Class Hons (BA Accounting & Finance), Part-Qualified ACCA

              Experience: Sole trader, Limited Company Accounts and taxation

              Hobbies: Football, gym

                Will Parker

                Qualifications: Studying AAT

                Experience: Sole trader accounts, VAT, self-assessments

                Hobbies: Football, gaming, socialising

                  Stephen Gair

                  Qualifications: Studying ACCA

                  Experience: Limited Company Accounts, Sole Trader Accounts

                  Hobbies: Reading, Walking

                    Aaron Young

                    Qualifications: ACCA qualified, Bsc Hons

                    Experience: 1 year working in industry and 2 years in practice

                    Hobbies: Thai boxing

                      Cristina Bianca Cojocaru

                      Qualifications: Civil Law degree, Studying AAT

                      Experience: Customer service, admin, compliance, HR

                      Hobbies: Reading, travelling, going out with friends

                        Umair Mahmood

                        Qualifications: BA Hons (Accounting & Finance), studying ACCA

                        Experience: Various limited company accounts, taxation

                        Hobbies: Socialising, eating out

                          Shaun Torrance

                          Shaun Torrance MAAT

                          Qualifications: AAT qualified, ACCA part-qualified

                          Experience: 5 years in practice

                          Hobbies: travelling, gym, socialising, watching football

                            Richard Austin ACA

                            Qualifications: ACA Chartered Accountant, BA Hons

                            Experience: 15 years post qualification experience. Worked in various senior positions in industry, including Boots and Wolverine Worldwide before joining as Director of LCA.

                            Hobbies: Golf, badminton, socialising

                              Stephen Towne FCA

                              Qualifications: ICAEW FCA ACA with a degree in Chemistry

                              Experience: Set up Lowcostaccounts 5 years ago after Director positions in both public and private companies

                              Hobbies: Paragliding, mountaineering and rock star; then when I wake up……..


                                Caroline Stewart

                                Experience: payroll, auto-enrolment, P11D’s

                                  Allison Towne

                                  Allison Towne

                                  Qualifications: None. Just lots and lots of experience.

                                  Experience: 9 Years in payroll as a Senior Manager. 15 Years in the RAF. 10 Years in animal welfare.

                                  Hobbies: Travelling, reading, socialising/drinking red wine.