Financial Services

At MHA MacIntyre Hudson, our highly experienced team have many years of specialisation in all areas of banking and financial services, both in the UK and globally through Baker Tilly International. We know what best practice looks like.

Accounting for Banks and Financial Services

Financial service firms are well-versed in facing pressures to frequently adjust business models to meet both local and international regulations, but these challenges are now being matched in terms of impact by a wealth of other factors.

The need to innovate and digitise to remain relevant in the eyes of their customers has been one of the great challenges of the past ten years but CEOs can now comfortably add into that mix the need to meet today’s increasing cyber security threats, tackle sustainability challenges plus a plethora of new finance and risk management considerations. In addition to this, changes in workplace cultures and how and where work is done bring added challenges to the industry, including increasing demand for talent where supply is becoming limited.

It’s therefore crucial that strategic choices are made to manage risk and leverage new market opportunities to gain a competitive edge.

Baker Tilly’s Global Financial Services team are here to help

To help financial service firms realise new market opportunities and strike the right balance between compliance and competition, As part of Baker Tilly’s Global Financial Services’ team we're on hand to help understand your challenges and to help find the right solution.

Globally, we have a significant presence in the market and work with a wide range of organisations of all sizes across banking and brokerage, securities, wealth & asset management to payment institutions and EMI’s.​

Our proactive monitoring of the regulatory horizon offers valuable insight into the landscape, from consultation to implementation, with expertise from our finance, risk, technology and compliance experts regularly called upon to meet financial service firms’ growing needs.

You can be assured that our experienced team will partner with you to offer a genuinely collaborative and proactive approach to help you realise your strategic ambitions.

Market focus

Our global experts possess a deep understanding in the following financial service industries:

Our services:

We provide first-class audit, assurance and advisory services to financial service organisations of all sizes, all with a flexible, tailored approach in mind to meet your needs. These services include:

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Meet the team

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Nyasha Munyoro


Nyasha Munyoro joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson at the end of 2021 as a Manager in the Financial Services Sector. She is a qualified Accountant and member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants with a depth of experience in the provision of audit and assurance services to the Wealth and Asset Management industry.  Her current role is to manage a portfolio of clients with a special focus on mutual funds, private equity funds and cryptocurrency-focused funds.

Prior to joining MHA MacIntyre Hudson, she spent 7 years’ in various jurisdictions with EY and Grant Thornton providing audit and assurance services to a range of clients in various sectors including financial services, real estate, hospitality and tourism, energy and natural resources, telecommunications and consumer goods.

Nyasha enjoys building good relationships with her clients and is determined to provide an outstanding service in all her engagements. 

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John Mendes


John leads the outsource services team at MHA MacIntyre Hudson. He has considerable experience with assisting owner managed businesses, subsidiaries of international companies and other incorporated businesses, across a range of sectors, with their requirements. 

His focus is in ensuring that our back office solution is specifically designed to meet your requirements, with access to management and financial reporting which is accurate and timely. The advent of cloud based technology has led to the introduction of further efficiencies and more in-depth and bespoke reporting to our clients. 

A devoted family man but his passion for Chelsea FC runs deep.

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Rakesh Shaunak

Partner and Group Chairman

Rakesh is the Managing Partner and Group Chairman of MHA MacIntyre Hudson and MHA, as well as Chairman of the firm’s London Head Office and the Southern Region. In addition to his governance role, much of his time is devoted to business advisory work with a diverse portfolio of clients.

He is head of the firm’s Financial Services and lead Partner of Baker Tilly’s global financial sector team. Rakesh also leads on the firms work in the Natural Resources arena and with Listed Companies and Public Interest Entities.

Rakesh is the Reporting and Relationship Partner for two listed companies, a number of other Public Interest Entities, seven UK banks and the European arm of one of the largest banks in the world.

As a senior director of Baker Tilly International, Rakesh is proactively leading collaborative working between Baker Tilly International global offices.

Rakesh is a non-executive director of a listed Real Estate Investment Trust and Chairman of the Audit, Risk & Compliance Committee. Until recently he was also Chairman of the Risk and Audit Committee of the Chartered Institute of Taxation. 

His all-round experience helps Rakesh advise clients from a wide perspective such as

  • Listed Companies and Public Interest Entities
  • Banks and Financial Institutions
  • International businesses
  • Education & Higher Education
  • Mineral extraction and refining
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James Broderick

Director & UK Head of Business Development

James joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson in December 2018 as Director & UK Head of Business Development for MHA Macintyre Hudson in the UK. His role includes driving lead generation, relationship building and new revenue creation across Audit, Tax & Advisory services Nationally & Internationally.

James works with all the service and sector lines with their go to market strategy’s but he has a specific focus on;

  • Real Estate
  • Financial Services
  • Private Equity
  • Professional Practices
  • Technology
  • Manufacturing & Engineering
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