Our Staff

Anthony Pilkington FCA

FCA, Managing Director

Anthony founded the company in 1994 seeing a need for quality book-keeping together with Management Accounts. He works to win new business and has responsibility for the strategic development of the Company

Anthony qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Coopers & Lybrand in Bristol after graduating from Bristol University where he read Economics & Accounting. He has worked for BAe Systems, Unilever, Marsh & McLennan (Bermuda), TV Times and Time Warner. He has a strong IT background, evidenced by the Company providing from as far back as 2003 what are now called Cloud services

Zara Rayson

Office Manager

Zara's responsibilities include client and staff relations, resource management and everything else involved in the running of a busy Head Office. Zara joined BookCheck in 2002

 

Kate Culley

Finance Administrator

Joined BookCheck in 2007. Previously working in payroll with Sainsburys

 

Caroline Wilson

Marketing & HR Manager

BSc (Hons) Business Management & IT, HND Human Resources. With BookCheck since Feb 2017

Bernice Jaggard ACCA

Accountant & New Client Manager

Qualified with ACCA while working in practice.  Works with our settled clients producing the monthly bespoke BAR packs (BookCheck Advanced Reporting). With BookCheck since 2015

David Plumb ACMA

Accountant

David is ACMA qualified and has worked for a variety of SMEs as Company Accountant. His work has involved him in a number of different sectors such as: aerospace, professional services, IT and environmental services. Joined BookCheck in early 2017

Nick Radcliffe ACMA

Accountant

ACMA qualified Management Accountant. Qualified for 17 years. Always worked with SMEs. Broadly experienced over many sectors with specialist knowledge of logistics

Carole Parnell ACMA

Accountant

Chartered Management Accountant, ACMA qualified in 2010 and AAT qualified in 1997. Joined BookCheck as an Accountant in 2018. Worked in various roles in engineering, banking, publishing and the care industry

Carolyn Graham

Accountant

ACA, Qualified in 1991, worked in industry as FC or FD  - joined BC in Aug 2021

Lorraine Bissell

Accountant

Chartered Accountant (ICAEW, 1993) with over 25 years of experience in SME’s. Joined BookCheck Nov 21

Janet Plumb ACMA

Accountant

Janet has been working for BookCheck since 2005. She carries out most of the prospective client Xero or Sage HealthChecks and prepares BookCheck's own management accounts. Janet is our Excel guru

Suzan Brady

Supervisor

Suzan is a supervisor for BookCheck and principally looks after our clients and staff in London and Thames Valley. This involves assisting our book-keepers and liaising with BookCheck accountants to ensure that we deliver what we promise to our clients. With BookCheck since 2017

 

Keri Baker

Supervisor and Quality Manager

Keri joined the BookCheck team in early 2018 and hasn’t looked back since. As a supervisor at BookCheck, Keri works closely with book-keepers to ensure they are supported in their work. She is our Xero guru and specialises in migrations to Xero and everything to do with Xero add-on development. This always achieves great efficiencies and often transforms the whole business

Nicky Brewer

Supervisor

IAB book-keeping qualified. Worked with BookCheck since 2015 and in book-keeping for about 30 years

Mel Redding

Supervisor

AAT qualified. Experience in lots of industries. Began her second stint with BookCheck in July 2020.

Jen Mockridge

Payroll Manager

Multiple qualifications with CIPP, the highest level being Postgraduate Certificate in Business and Reward Management. 14 years in payroll, 12 of those in management roles, with BookCheck since 2016

Leanne Dennison

Payroll Assistant Manager

Leanne joined the payroll team in June 2019. She has 10 years of payroll experience and became a qualified advanced payroll technician with CIPP in 2018. She is an Excel expert

Karen Dyson

Book-keeper and Supervisor

AAT and ACCA qualified. Over 30 years of industry experience. With BookCheck since 2013

Christine Beard

Payroll Officer/Book-keeping Administrator

Joined BookCheck in 2014 working as a payroll administrator and book-keeper from home. 

Cecile Murray

Book-keeper

With BookCheck since September 2012 and has been practising book-keeping for 30 years

Louisa Nott

Book-keeper

Louisa has worked with BookCheck since 2011 and has been working as a book-keeper since 1989

Laura Talboys

Book-keeper

AAT qualified with 16 years book-keeping experience. Laura has worked for BookCheck since Oct 2016

Lynda Williams

Book-keeper

Lynda is a semi retired book-keeper, having worked at BookCheck since 2006. She still enjoys visiting clients as well as working from home

 

Linda Catanzaro

Book-keeper

Linda Catanzaro is a member of the BookCheck team who has worked with the company for over 20 years. She is a supervisor with the accounts team, and also works in the payroll team. She has worked with many varied and interesting clients over the years

 

Laura Hayward

Book-keeper

Laura started working in finance 20 years ago and is AAT Level 3 qualified. With BookCheck since 2019

Kim Swift

Book-keeper

AAT qualified. Joined Bookcheck in 2009

 

Natalia Bottcher

Book-keeper

AAT (level 3) and ICB (level 4) qualified. Natalia has been with BookCheck since 2018

Julia Briggs

Book-keeper

Bookkeeping suits the precise and organised side of her character. With BookCheck since 2005

Jane Hillard

Book-keeper

Both AAT and ATT qualified. Working in finance for over 20 years. With BookCheck since 2019

Anabel Kingshott

Book-keeper

Worked in banking, treasury and finance for many years. With BookCheck since 2019

Janice Short

Book-keeper

AAT Level 4 qualified – MAAT. Worked in the accounting field for 25 years, 9 yrs for a large enterprise and the last 16 yrs for small businesses. With BookCheck since 2020

Amelia Abdulsamad

Book-keeper

Worked in management accounting for over 10 years. With BookCheck since 2020

Bethan Garlick

Book-keeper

Bookkeeper since 2016. Xero and Quickbooks certified advisor. With BookCheck since Feb 2021

Emma Garland

Book-keeper

MAAT professional qualification and I am xero certified. Worked in accountancy and bookkeeping for over 20 years. With BookCheck since 2020

Giedre Clarke

Book-keeper

AAT level 4 qualified, Xero certified and Receipt Bank expert. Specialisation in working with property investors and developers. With BookCheck since Feb 2021

Gila Coghlan

Book-keeper

AAT NVQ Level 4 in Accounting, CIMA Stage 2. Book-keeping since 1994, working as a management accountant before joining BookCheck in 2019

Matthew Bleach

Book-keeper

MAAT qualified member since May 1997. Worked in the accounts field since 1993. Matthew has worked with BookCheck since 2009

Rebecca Ashmeade

Book-keeper

MAAT qualified and working for BookCheck since Feb 2020. Worked in this field since 2013

Ellie Jones

Book-keeper

AAT Level 3 qualified and working towards level 4. Over 8 years experience in finance, specialising in the construction industry. Previously worked as a Finance Officer/Manager for SME’s.

Debbie Hale

Book-keeper

Joined BookCheck in March 2021.  Worked in the industry for 23 years, trained in Practice, part ACCA qualified.

Lorien Houlton

Payroll Officer

I.P.P. qualified with 20 years experience of varied payrolls.  With BookCheck since 2016

Katie Dillon

Payroll Officer

Diploma in Payroll Management in 2014 and lots of experience using various payroll systems including IRIS and Sage. With BookCheck since 2017

Carl Grierson

Payroll Officer

Over 9 years experience working within the payroll and finance sector in the UK, Ireland and New Zealand. With BookCheck since Feb 2021

Chanel Lowe

Payroll Officer

Joined the BookCheck payroll team in November 2020. Deciding to specialise in payroll in 2018 after working in HR Management and Payroll for 10 years

Diona Taylor

Payroll Officer

Qualified as a Payroll Technician with CIPP in 2018. Joined BookCheck in June 2020. Worked in banking and within accountancy practices for 24 years

Elizabeth Lamb

Payroll Officer

20 years Payroll experience having mainly worked in the NHS and Local Government Payrolls. With BookCheck since Jan 2021

Lorna Askew

Payroll Officer

Over 40 years of experience in Payroll. With BookCheck since 2020