Partners

Rob Bowen, B.A., F.C.A.
Rob has been with the firm since joining as a student in 1986. He became a partner in 1996 and is now the firm’s senior partner. His large portfolio of clients has been built up over many years and is immensely varied. It includes a range of family businesses, charities, trusts and private clients. Specialities include professional partnerships, landed estates and property matters. Rob has been and continues to be an active member of the local community.
Interests: Playing golf, hockey and sport generally and spending time with his children and grandchildren on his small farm.

Tim Cook, BSc, C.T.A.
Tim began his career at Grant Thornton before joining the firm in 2000. Tim has been the firm’s head of tax since 2018. Tim manages his own diverse portfolio of clients as well as advising on inheritance tax and capital gains tax on adhoc projects. Tim has many years’ experience, in particular dealing with high net worth individuals, small and medium size businesses, trusts and farming clients. Tim oversees the tax department and is particularly keen on keeping up to date with the latest developments and changes to tax legislation.
Interests: Gardening, walking and travel.

Hattie Bowen, B.A., A.C.A.
Hattie joined the firm as a student in 2014. She qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2018 and has since taken on more responsibilities within the firm. She has developed an all-round knowledge of accountancy and taxation and now assists a wide range of our clients operating in diverse business sectors.
Interests: Yoga, walking and board games.

Richard Gritton, BSc., A.C.A.
Richard joined the firm as a student in 2013 and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2018. As well as broadening his knowledge of accountancy and taxation, he has taken on a number of the firm’s audits, he advises clients and colleagues on payroll and workplace pensions, and helps clients with any general queries they may have. He became training partner in December 2022, taking on the role in the firm of supervising trainees throughout their journey to becoming a Chartered Accountant.
Interests: Hockey, disc golf, board games and spending time with his daughter.

Staff

Accountancy, Audit and Payroll
Michelle Andrew, Henry Bowen, Rosie Box, Katie Burns, A.C.A., Rachel Clark, A.C.A., Sarah Field, F.C.C.A., Callum Gardiner, A.A.T., Alison Hartley, A.C.C.A., Charlotte Lessels, Oliver Soans A.C.A, Stuart O’Brien, F.C.C.A, Jordan Welch, Mark Withers, A.C.A.

Tax and Trusts
Cliff Moore, A.T.T. (Fellow), Ian Roberts, F.C.C.A., Ian Reakes C.T.A.

Administration
Helen McFall and Angela Pannell