Les is a member of our senior team and heads up our Rossendale office.
Les is also responsible for the business’ marketing & business development activities. He is a champion for client care and a firm believer in taking a holistic view of each of our clients in terms of the person, their family and business.
Les also champions our people development programme through which we are developing the next generation within the business.
Always keen to stay in touch with clients, Les is the client relationship director for a portfolio of clients, providing bespoke service for each of them.
Les is an active member of BKR International and a member of its EMEA Regional Board. Les attends BKR International’s annual EMEA and global conferences which gives him the opportunity of expanding both his knowledge and connections. This is invaluable when advising UK clients who are looking for support as they expand overseas, and working with other BKR member firms who are advising their clients moving into the UK.
Les qualified as a chartered accountant in 1985 and is now a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales and Director of East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce. Les was President of the North West Society of Chartered Accountants, part of the ICAEW, from 2012 to 2013.