The phenomenal growth of the tech sector is like nothing we have seen before. We passionately believe clients in this innovative sector need specialist partners that can match their vision, expertise and agility.
As long-term partners to the UK tech sector, we understand that the growth of a tech business does not always follow the usual rules.
Our experienced team of specialist accountants for tech and digital companies understand that each tech firm is different, both in terms of needs and ambition.
As a significant draw for investment, both domestic and international, and a significant contributor to new job creation, the UK tech sector is outperforming the rest of the economy. It is also making its impact felt across the UK as, while London is a significant hub, clusters of tech firms are popping up all over the country.
MHA MacIntyre Hudson’s team of technology accountants and advisers have a deep understanding of this varied and robust sector. Innovation, adaptability and business confidence have been key to its growth to date.
Our accountants and advisers for technology and digital businesses understand good advice is essential for companies navigating this sector’s fluctuating demands, particularly in a post-Brexit world.
Our experience of working with tech and digital businesses has given us a unique insight into the challenges they face today. Meanwhile, our close links with sector organisations TechUK and the Cloud Industry Forum help us to anticipate the future issues that might impact on our clients.
At MHA MacIntyre Hudson, our team of specialist accountants for technology know the importance of a sector-led approach. We have different specialists servicing the more established tech firms looking for growth strategies to those working with digital start-ups in need of strategic advice, we have the insight and expertise to support all clients to achieve their ambitions and bring in relevant skill sets as the businesses move through their development. In this sector the transition can be over a very short timescale.
Our team that faces the small business and tech start-up clients know tech firms can gain traction early in their development. We also understand the importance of collaborative and agile partners that can offer both support and strategic advice on how to scale as their businesses grow.
Our membership of Baker Tilly International gives us access to specialist accounting and consultancy services for tech businesses in more than 130 countries. With our global links to tech clients, we can support international scalability, allowing us to continue as partners to our clients as they expand.
Alongside our core services as accountants for tech companies, we also advise our clients on issues such as:
From software industry accounting to consultancy services for start-ups, our team of experts are on hand to provide insight and expertise.
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Alicia joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson as a graduate trainee, qualifying in 2010. She has been a Partner leading a mixed portfolio of audit and advisory work since 2017.
While Alicia works across a range of sectors including leisure, fashion and design, her core sectors are real estate and technology where she enjoys supporting developing businesses with both compliance and their longer term plans.
The majority of Alicia’s clients are owner managed businesses – from early stage businesses looking for funding to well established groups companies thinking about succession planning. This includes a number of international companies who have expanded their operations to the UK.
In addition to corporate clients, Alicia works with a number of Academy Schools across the North London and Hertfordshire region, assisting with reporting and looking to provide support in managing the complex financial issues currently presented to academies.
Alicia is an Engagement Partner for the London Office and liaises with various teams to maximise retention and recruitment of staff. This includes participating in events outside the firm to support school leavers and graduates looking to explore a career in finance.Get in touch with Alicia Crisp
Jason is an audit partner and joined MHA MacIntyre Hudson in January 2013 following the merger with HMT Assurance LLP. He joined HMT from KPMG in 2006 having had ten years of experience dealing with a wide variety businesses in the owner managed business group. This included privately owned SMEs together with subsidiaries of large listed groups. Jason was also involved in a number of specialist transaction support projects in his time at KPMG and has continued to perform financial due diligence and related services for his clients, often leading on into ongoing compliance and advisory relationships.
Jason enjoys the freedom of spending time with his clients to really understand their business and develop ways to help with all of their financial and wider business issues. Due to the nature of his portfolio, Jason has experience in a number of areas such as technical accounting and restructuring exercises. He is particularly focused on businesses undergoing change and preparing his clients to maximise the value from their business.
Jason has spent some time acting as Chief Finance Officer for one of his clients which he feels helps him understand what it is like ‘the other side of the fence’. He completed his MBA at Manchester Business School which was focused on SME organisations.
He also heads up the technology sector group for the firm and is also interested in hi-tech manufacturing as a sector.Get in touch with Jason Mitchell
Yogan qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1983 and is a Partner here at MHA MacIntyre Hudson.
Yogan is very much a key part of his clients' teams. As well as having an advisory role he acts as a facilitator, enabling clients to clearly see through the obstacles that face them and find the solutions, rather than the more traditional provision of straightforward business advice. To give you time to answer the big questions, your business must be running smoothly, but for it to run smoothly time must be given to important issues. Yogan works with clients through the planning process and helps to turn ideas into actions.
In addition to advising owner-managed businesses on strategic matters and tax planning, he is fully involved in all aspects of a client's business which includes audit, accounts, tax compliance, recruitment etc.
Yogan has a wide range of clients, particularly in the Technology, Manufacturing and Property sectors, as well as in Fashion and Healthcare. His portfolio includes individual personal high net-worth tax clients, limited companies, limited liability partnerships and unincorporated businesses. He acts for both UK and international clients - notable territories include India, South East Asia, Middle East, USA and Cyprus. Yogan is also involved in fund raising, due diligence and the Reporting Accountant role.
Yogan is a Fellow of the ICAEW and a member of the ICAEW tax faculty and audit and assurance faculty. As one of the senior members of our International team Yogan travels widely meeting the needs of our clients wishing to do business overseas or set-up in the UK. He represents the firm in Middle East and Asia Pacific regions within Baker Tilly International and is responsible for the firm’s India desk.
Yogan also heads up Asia Pacific within MHA MacIntyre Husdon and travels to the Far East regularly and acts for clients from those areas establishing in UK giving them all support from advisory, tax structuring to compliance.Get in touch with Yogan A. Patel
Martin has been acting as an Assurance Partner with MHA MacIntyre Hudson since 2002 with his main focus being on advising mid-corporate businesses and their owners on potential development opportunities and growth for their business.
Martin has extensive experience in providing audit, accounting and business advisory services to mid to large privately owned businesses, subsidiaries of foreign parents and AIM listed entities. He has been acting as an Assurance Partner with MHA MacIntyre Hudson since 2002 and during this time has acted as the Firms Audit Compliance Partner. He now holds the position of the Firms Ethics Partner.
As a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales, Martin was engaged by the Institute to mark the exam papers for many years and now holds the position of Technical Expert within the firm.
Martin is a key member of the firm’s technology sector which he is hugely enthusiastic about and has assisted many ‘tech’ clients from initial start up, to fundraising, through to eventual sale, advising every step of the way.
In his spare time Martin enjoys watching and participating in various sporting activities and travelling with his family.Get in touch with Martin Herron
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