Meet the Team

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Focal Business Group is formed of a talented team of finance, accountancy and tax professionals who together have a wealth of knowledge and expertise. Our individuals are highly skilled & qualified at what they do enhanced by decades of real-life business experience in a diverse mix of industries which allows us to offer a wider advisory service to our clients.Team spirit is at the core of Focal Business Group, coming together to do what we love, delivering our clients’ needs through our professional, yet personable approach.

Mike

Managing Director
Mike founded the business and brings his 30+ years business experience, expertise, and knowledge to the benefit of our clients. With a real passion for SME’s he wanted to enable these businesses to access a level of support they might not otherwise achieve alone. He is a practising Chartered Management Accountant and is also a member of the IoD & ICPA

Harvinder

Client Manager
Having always worked in the financial services industry, Harvinder has sound financial knowledge and is an ACCA qualified accountant. Highly analytical and focussed on the ‘big picture’ she equips her clients with valuable insights so they can make informed decisions geared towards taking their business to the next level.

Sam

Client Manager
With over 20 years' experience in accounting and tax, Sam has responsibility for the planning, undertaking and delivery of client’s statutory accounts and taxation requirements whilst supporting wider client advisory projects with his accounting & tax expertise.

Esther

Brand & Engagement
Esther’s role is focussed on building and nurturing relationships with new and existing clients and partners. She is also responsible for ensuring the group engages with its community both locally and in key industry sectors; driving engagement and raising brand awareness. Esther is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (ACIM).

Amy

Business Support
Amy is responsible for keeping us all organised and ensuring that everything behind the scenes at Focal Business Group runs smoothly. She takes care of employee wellbeing, health and safety, contracts and all other office duties. When you need to get in touch with us by phone,  Amy will direct your call appropriately.

Sarah

Payroll & Compliance
AKA our payroll and compliance guru, Sarah is responsible for the smooth running of payroll for hundreds of our clients' employees each month. Sarah also oversees Company Compliance ensuring all relevant documents are filed to Companies House as well as keeping registers up to date.

Cat

Finance Partner
Cat is one of our Finance Partners and is responsible for the delivery of client Management Accounts, Reporting and Forecasts. With a degree in accounting and finance and having worked in data analyst roles previously she uses this expertise to assist clients in improving insight into their business. She is AAT qualified and actively working towards her CIMA qualification.

Kyran

Finance Partner
Kyran is one of our Client Partners within our Finance team. He is responsible for individual duties in the end-to-end financial management of a selection of clients, overseeing workloads and deadlines within the team as well as preparing management and financial accounts.

Want to join us?

We’re always happy to hear from qualified candidates. If you would like to be considered for any openings, email a copy of your CV to hello@focalbusiness.co.uk and we will keep you in mind if we have any relevant positions.

Daniel

Finance Assistant
Daniel is AAT qualified and has over 10 years’ experience in finance. You will typically find him performing updates on sales & purchase ledgers, producing weekly journal entries for cash expenses, reconciling ledgers on bank transactions and reconciling accounts alongside other ad-hoc work for clients.

Vandana

Finance Assistant
With a master’s degree in Commerce, Vandana has always worked in finance and is very fond of the profession. Since joining us she has taken on additional responsibilities and besides her usual bookkeeping duties she produces month-end accounts for a selection of clients.

Rowan

Finance Assistant
 Rowan is one of our Finance Assistants who supports the wider finance team in providing an extensive range of finance and accounting services to our clients.  His key responsibilities include bookkeeping, ledger processing, management report preparation and dealing with client queries. Rowan is currently studying towards his AAT qualification.
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We Stand by...

Working As One
A collaborative group, striving to be our best and supporting each other.

Loving To Learn
Turning our experiences into opportunities to learn from and make amazing new things happen!

Being Curiously Objective
Not accepting ‘the norm’, we challenge ourselves to find new ways to delight our customers and colleagues.

Getting The Balance Right
We are professional, approachable and fun; we genuinely care about our colleagues’ and our clients’ needs.

Continually Improving
We take pride in working smarter and proactively providing solutions before they become our clients’ problems.