Paul Adams Partner
Paul is a qualified Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA) with over 20 years of experience in all aspects of accountancy, taxation and corporate business matters in the UK and Internationally.
In 1992, Paul set up his own practice at Branston Adams Accountants in Farnham and specialises in owner managed businesses; professional practices (notably IFA’s; solicitors and surveyors); property matters; mergers and acquisitions; sales of businesses; together with all types of on-going commercial and business contracts. Paul’s sound business acumen along with a practical and conscientious approach has been the basis for consistently good growth performance of both his clients and the Branston Adams practice.
In 1999, he set up a partnership, SP Tax Ltd, to provide tax and accounting services specifically for Danish Nationals living or investing in the UK.
Outside the office, Paul is a keen cricket coach (and will happily talk about cricket for hours if allowed!). He enjoys trips to the cinema, going to the theatre and concerts.
Richard Luff Practice Manager, ACCA
Richard has been with Branston Adams since 2010, progressing up the management ladder.
Richard deals with all aspects of accountancy, audit, tax, bookkeeping, VAT and payroll, whilst managing the practice.
Richard enjoys working with clients; helping them to achieve their aspirations and goals.
In his spare time Richard enjoys playing football and golf - both of which he is still trying to master!
Debbie Lloyd Accountant, ACCA
Debbie joined the team at the start of 2017, working on a part time basis. Debbie has worked in practice for almost 20 years, starting out in the West country before moving to work in Hampshire and Surrey. Debbie’s role comprises all aspects of owner managed accounts, VAT, audit and bookkeeping.
In her spare time Debbie enjoys spending time with the family, going on walks and the theatre. She also enjoys swimming.
Hannah Styles Accountant, ACCA
Hannah joined the team at the start of 2017 and works for us on a part-time basis. She became ACCA qualified in 2012 while working at a local firm of accountants and then worked for a small firm in London before going on maternity leave.
She currently deals with accountancy, bookkeeping, VAT and tax matters for a variety of clients. She also provides services and assistance in the set-up training and running of bookkeeping systems, specifically those which are cloud based.”
Dan Churchill Accountant, Payroll Manager, MAAT
Dan joined the company in 2011.
His role includes completing company accounts, corporation tax returns, VAT returns and self-assessment tax returns. Dan also manages the payroll team and clients at Branston Adams.
He is currently studying for his ACCA qualification and in his spare time enjoys skiing, playing pool, hiking and cycling.
David Wynne Accountant
David joined the company in August 2018. David qualified with AAT in 2001 and has since worked for accountancy practices in Berkshire, Hampshire and Surrey. His role consists of preparing company accounts, corporation tax returns and self-assessment returns.
Outside of work, David enjoys attending sporting events, travelling when he can and catching up with family and friends.
Amanda Ballard Senior Office Manager
Having joined us in July 2015 to look after the administrative side of the Company along with trying to organise Paul and the office. Amanda also assists with various Company Secretarial matters including Company Formations, Confirmation Statements, our registered office facility and dealing with the firm’s own internal book keeping records.
In her spare time, Amanda produces the most amazing cakes and is busy looking after her family.
Gareth Brown Trainee Accountant
Gareth joined Branston Adams in October 2018 after working in contractor accounting for the past year. Gareth has experience in working with accounts, VAT and preparing self-assessments alongside studying towards his AAT qualification.
Outside of work, Gareth is a keen actor and can often be found on stage in amongst seeing friends.
James Robbins Accountant
James joined Branston Adams in November 2018 and is in the final phase of his ACCA qualification.
Outside of work, James enjoys spending time with family, playing sport and doing DIY.
Amber Philpott Networking & Marketing Assistant
Amber joined the team in 2018 on a part-time basis to take over the networking and marketing for Branston Adams. She can be found at most local networking events.
In her spare time she enjoys spending time with friends.