Olga joined the practice in 2011 and over the past 5 years has gained both practical experience and successfully passed all 14 professional papers of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. As an Associate Member of the ACCA, Olga is continuing her professional development by attending regular training courses relating to Accounts, Corporate and Personal, Taxation, VAT etc. Her experience covers all aspects of a busy fast expanding general accounting practice but under the supervision and guidance of the principal, Olga has developed great experience of 'Buy to Lets', The Construction Industry CIS Scheme for both Building Companies and sub-contractors and her excellent interpersonal skills make her a great communicator with clients face to face. Her interests outside work are music, dancing and travel.
Emily joined the practice in September 2016 and is gaining work experience by working one day each week at weekends and also during school holidays where she puts her vast IT and spreadsheet knowledge to good use. Emily currently attends Burnham Grammar School where she is studying for 3 A levels. She gained 10 excellent GCSE passes in the Summer of 2016. In her spare time she loves performing in the annual school dance show, travel, music and cooking.
James W. Harden FCCA FCMI
James founded the firm in 1994. Having completed his accountancy training with a Top 20 firm of accountants, he moved into industry and became Chief Executive of a subsidiary company of the GlaxoSmithKline pharmaceutical group where he had a very successful 20 years service. Whilst he is experienced in the day to day running of an accounting practice, he can also use his vast business knowledge to help guide your company to profitable growth. Outside work, James enjoys football (especially watching his beloved Liverpool), most sports, writing, music, dancing, current affairs and has travelled extensively worldwide in both business and on vacation.
Anna only joined the practice in November 2016 but is already starting to make her mark as she applies her early learning to preparing monthly payrolls, quarterly VAT Returns, monthly bookkeeping for clients. She will shortly be starting the ACCA examinations and hopes to become a member of the Chartered Certified Accountants in the next 3 to 4 years. In her spare time, Anna loves to teach dancing and aerobics, music, cooking and travel.