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Who We Are

National network of accountants

Here at MHA MacIntyre Hudson, we take the time to create great relationships with our clients to become not just their trusted advisers, but valued partners that face the future together.

As a firm of chartered accountants, tax and business advisers, we work in partnership with clients ranging from entrepreneurs and individuals to multi-national corporations. We work together to navigate an ever-changing business world and proactively identify the opportunities that tomorrow presents.

Top 15 accountancy firm

Leveraging our national network of offices, we offer a comprehensive range of financial and business strategy services to clients across the UK, enabling them to achieve profitable growth and build sustainable long-term success.

As a member of Baker Tilly International, we have a global reach that allows us to offer our insight and expertise wherever our clients need us to be. We believe this makes us a national and international partner of choice for entrepreneurs and multi-national enterprises across the world.

Our agile and responsive approach means we are always on hand to have the right conversations about with clients at the right time, allowing us to identify their goals and business needs both now, and in the future.


How we work

At MHA MacIntyre Hudson, we offer a full range of accounting and compliance services to support you in achieving growth and long-term success.

Audit

Annual audits can be daunting whether you are a veteran or facing your first time. Whether you need a new approach, or you are feeling nervous about what it entails, our team of experts are here for you every step of the way.

Tax Planning

With its scary acronyms and even scarier fines for non-compliance, tax can be a frightening process. Whatever stage you are at with your business, MHA MacIntyre Hudson can support you through the process.

Corporate financing

From handshake to handover, MHA MacIntyre Hudson’s corporate finance team understands what you need at every intricate stage of your unique deal. Plus, our membership of Baker Tilly International gives us significant global credentials.

Business strategy

We know you got into business to bring your ideas to life, but we also know that strategy, risk management, insurance and funding are essential to keeping those ideas alive. We can work in partnership with you to plan, grow your business and build a robust future, allowing you to focus your energies where they are needed most.

Outsourcing

Many headaches may take you away from running your business. Whether it’s accounting, tax compliance, management reporting or company secretarial, we give you a dedicated expert who becomes a natural extension of your team.

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Key contact

Partner and Group Chairman
Rakesh Shaunak

Meet the team

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Chris Danes

Tax Partner

Chris has been in the Baker Tilly family his entire career, working in the UK for ten years then moving to Baker Tilly International for many years. In 2019, Chris became a Tax Partner with MHA MacIntyre Hudson – the UK member firm of Baker Tilly International.

Chris uses his deep knowledge of the Baker Tilly International network and relationships with the trusted colleagues in circa 150 countries within the Baker Tilly International Network to support his Large Corporate Clients with their Global Tax needs. Chris’s clients include numerous household names and Fortune 500 companies.

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Matt Coward

Partner

Matt joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson in April 2014 as a Private Client Tax Partner.

He is a Chartered Tax Adviser, a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and a fellow of the Association of Tax Technicians. He also trained with a Big 4 firm and has specialised in tax throughout his professional life.

Matt acts for a wide variety of private clients, and provides advice to internationally mobile and non-domiciled individuals, UK resident and domiciled persons, one time and serial entrepreneurs, professional practices and their members.  He works with offshore trustees on the structures they administer for mutual clients and with a number of private banks in the UK and overseas.

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James Meek

Business Services Assistant Manager

James joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson in 2006 and has obtained both his AAT and ACA qualifications with the firm.  He is based in MHA MacIntyre Hudson’s Chelmsford office.

He works closely with many Not for Profit entities, including Charities and Academies, providing them with a range of business services, including Independent Examinations, accounts preparation and compliance returns.

James is a recognised financial reporting specialist in the Sector with a strong understanding of both the Charities SORP and the Academies Accounts Direction.  Drawing from this experience he built the internal accounts production toolkits the firm uses to produce Charity and Academy financial statements.  He has also advised on updates to external Charity and Academy accounts production toolkits and regularly consults with the ESFA on varying compliance matters, including taking part in user testing of new online systems.

James considers himself to be a problem solver and genuinely enjoys finding answers to complicated accounting issues.  He prides himself on delivering practical, timely and accurate advice to his clients in a language and manner they can understand. 

Outside of work James enjoys spending time with his family and trying to cook them a decent meal.

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John Coverdale

Partner

John joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson in March 2008 as an audit partner and acts for a variety of corporate clients including companies involved in construction and real estate, financial services (including FCA regulated companies), media and entertainment (including book and music publishers), professional partnerships,  and the not-for-profit sector.

He has a number of Technology clients, particularly start-ups and growing companies, advising them on a range of issues. He has also assisted with a number of successful Technology Strategy Board applications for funding.

In his spare time he is a keen cyclist and aspiring duathlete.

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What they say about us

With MHA MacIntyre Hudson’s support, our business has been very successful since we started three years ago. Simon Burke - Dalbergia Group

What they say about us

SilverLining UK very highly recommends MHA MacIntyre Hudson for all your company’s financial accounting needs.Our corporation has worked with MHA MacIntyre Hudson for the last 4 years. They are truly the best at what they do.They continually provide timely and excellent service and go ‘above and beyond' for their client. Their knowledge, communication skills and professional qualifications are of the highest quality and standards. SilverLining UK - Construction Sector