YRH is now a team of 80+ principals covering more than half the country, providing our unique combination of expert talent and proven methodology to a wide range of B2B and B2C organisations.

Jennifer Raines, judge for National Business Women's Awards


Jennifer is our CEO and founder of YRH Finance Team and still plays a very hands on role within the business. She says, “I am passionate about helping owners get what they want from their businesses. I believe that many businesses should be more profitable and valuable, and that it’s the accountants’ role to unlock the financial and operational truths to help an operation become more successful.”

Jane Ryan


Jane has worked for and with SMEs for over twenty years in both finance and operations. She is passionate about helping small businesses grow and develop, and is adept at putting in place the systems and structures needed to ensure there is a firm foundation to drive and manage success. Jane brings that wealth of experience to the team here at YRH as our Operations Director.


Tim is our Regional Director for the whole of London and Greater London. He has a wealth of experience in business strategy, sales management and change management. Tim has worked across a variety of sectors, spending time as a Managing Director, as well as successfully focusing on consultancy level roles.

Adrian Frost


Adrian is our Regional Director for Surrey. With a business development and strategic planning background, Adrian shares the same passion as entrepreneurial SME business owners. He has had several management roles in the private sector, including MD of an SME for 12 years, with extensive experience of managing transformational change and meeting growth objectives.

Steve Owens


Steve is our Regional Director for the Beds, Bucks & Herts region. He is a highly experienced business manager, who excels in a goal-driven environment. Having worked across multiple market sectors (fuel, logistics, telecom, advertising), he is looking to offer the wealth of knowledge and expertise to all clients.

Adam Smith


Adam is our Regional Director for the North of England & Wales and has a long history of dealing mainly with SME Business Operators of all shapes and sizes. As an entrepreneurial SME business owner, he has a unique understanding of the daily challenges of running a successful business and the value of having access to high quality finance data to help you grow and develop the business.

Alicia Offord


Alicia is a qualified FCCA who originally trained in practice before moving to the retail industry. She is passionate about using her varied experience to help SME’s implement process improvements in order to gain insightful and meaningful MI, along with robust forecasting and cash management to support future growth.

alina allinson


Alina is MAAT and ACCA finalist with hands-on experience in a variety of industries. Her expertise lies in her ability to identify and resolve accounting issues and find the solutions to achieve objectives.

Andrew Cunningham


Andrew has over the last 30 years built up a solid financial background dealing with SME in different sectors and industries. He has always developed useful management information for business owners and other stakeholders to make timeous decisions.


I have an MBA in Financial Management and have worked in accountancy across various industries for over 15 years. My strength is in data analysis and compiling insightful reports, so I enjoy preparing management reports, analysis and cash forecasts.

Caroline Fiorenzio


Caroline enjoys the variety and challenge of working for different businesses. She uses her experience to help SME owners develop and understand their business finances, as well as implementing new process improvements and software packages as necessary to help them gain the most from their systems.

Chris Cabrera


Having worked in many large corporations, practice, and several SMEs, Chris has gained valuable experience, which is put to good use helping business owners understand their financial positions and assist them in implementing efficient business processes.

Claire Tyrell


Claire enjoys the variety and challenge of working for different businesses across different sectors. She likes to use her experience to help SME owners develop, understand and manage their business finances, as well as implementing new process improvements and software packages to help them improve accuracy and efficiency.


Crystal is a qualified accountant with over 15 years experience, working within practice and industry. Her skill set, experience and qualification is such that she can immediately add value to any client. Crystal believes it is important to have an understanding of the business as a whole, its key success factors and to bring all those various aspects together so they are all aligned and working towards the same goal.

Dawn Baker


Dawn enjoys the variety that YRH offers, working for different clients either remotely or on site. She adapts quickly to individual company needs and works her “magic” fulfilling all the requirements needed ensuring that the important tasks are completed first.

Dawn Fox-Banks


Dawn is a Financial Controller for YRH. Her expertise is with SME companies where she can be hands-on with company finances. She enjoys all aspects of accounting, budgeting, forecasting and cash flow through to the delivery of top quality financial and management information.

Dawn Jolley


An FCCA, Dawn has spent most of her working life with SMEs in various sectors, including publishing, field marketing and retail.  This variety has enabled her to really understand the needs of an entrepreneur in terms of day to day accounting and common sense advice.

Dawn joined YRH in 2013 as she could see the company offered much more than a year-end accountant service and gave her the opportunity to provide real and tangible benefit within a short space of time to a range of clients.  In her own words: “It’s great to be part of a professional and enthusiastic team

Esther Abayasekara


Esther is a qualified ACMA with years of experience in many industries in the large and SME Companies. She now users this knowledge to work with the SME’s providing customised Management Information and accurate Financial Accounting.

Gavin Allen


A highly skilled, experienced and innovative finance and consulting professional, with more recent executive management and advisory experience in both finance and information technology. A strong transformational team leader who readily assumes responsibility, demonstrates proven excellence in problem solving and time management, welcomes challenges, commercially and financially aware, who is driven and motivated by success.

Graham Phillips


A widely experienced Finance Manager who has taken corporate level systems and practise and successfully implemented them into SME’s over the past 20 years. Graham possesses an affinity with numbers and is a proven trouble shooter with excellent reconciliation skills. He has joined YRH to bring his problem solving skills to SME’s and utilise his wide financial experience.

Gina Viegas


Gina has successfully run and sold her own business and one of her greatest strengths is understanding the true challenges businesses face. She is a highly attentive Finance Manager with over 20 years experience. Gina has a degree in Accounting & Administration and an MSc in Business & Management. Her energy lies in really helping SMEs become more successful.

Gurjit Sekhon


Gurjit is an FCA with 20+ years of experience as a financial controller managing the finance functions of a plc corporate office and various SME businesses.  Gurjit has a varied skillset to help owners develop and manage their business finances, to improve the accuracy and efficiency of financial information.

Jaishree Pandav


Jaishree has a varied experience of the accounting function within industry which she is able to apply to support the clients’ accounting team and identify any changes to current processes.  She’s adaptable and can work within a team or independently.

Jane Mears


Jane is an extremely experienced Finance Manager and has worked with a number of small/medium sized businesses. She really enjoys working with her clients to help them grow and develop their businesses through sound financial management.

Joanne Smith


Joanne is an ACA who initially trained with a medium sized practice, largely working with SME clients. She then moved into advisory work in practice and later into commerce in various FC roles including media and property.

Kairi Mansouri


Kairi is enthusiastic, well organised and has a BA degree in Aviation Company Management and an MBA in Financial Management. In addition, she is an ACCA affiliate and enjoys further developing her skill set. She has years of financial management experience in both public and private sectors. Kairi ensures timely and quality financial outputs and tailors financial services to suit the individual clients’ needs to make them feel supported and well looked after.

Keeley Pearce


Keeley has over 20 years experience in accounting and is qualified by experience. She has carried out accounting duties in many different sectors including Retail, Service and Property. She believes that good accounts information and good cash flow are key to any successful business and strives to help clients achieve this and more. She is a great team member with a happy, cheerful, persona.

Kelly Taylor


Kelly is a seasoned professional having worked with a wide variety of SME’s in various industries. Commercially minded, Kelly has seen great success improving and implementing processes. With the production of management reports and working cash flows she aid’s growth and cost savings in businesses. Keen to “get under the bonnet” of the companies finance function, she is thorough and hands on.

Lauri Callaghan


Experienced Finance Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the SME sector.  Skilled in Management Accounts, Budgeting, Forecasting, Team leading, transactional accounts and much much more. Lauri is passionate about helping you to enhance your business profitability and to wheedle out those issues that might be buried deeply and is excited about the future with Your Right Hand Finance Team.

Linda Atsain


Linda is an ACCA Member with several years of accounting experience. Her career has mainly been developed working with various SMEs such as franchise businesses and mass participation events organisations. Linda has a passion for SMEs and enjoys helping them develop, expand and become more successful.

Lisa Wood


A solid background in bookkeeping within small businesses, Lisa has a professional and conscientious approach to her work, making sure that the company records show an accurate cash position. She enjoys working as part of a team and is always keen to further develop my skill set.

Lisanne Dawson


Lisanne is an experienced Finance Manager and has set up and worked in the Finance Departments of fast-paced SMEs over the past 14 years.  She enjoys the feeling that she has helped company owners achieve their business objectives.

Louise Franklin


I am a FCA with over 10 years post qualified experience gained across a variety of industries. I enjoy getting to know my client’s business, adding value by implementing system efficiencies, strengthening controls and ensuring accurate and timely financial information.

Maria Faulkner


Maria is a highly self motivated and experienced Chartered Accountant and Finance professional who enjoys using her experience to work with SME’s. Having a broad spectrum of experience in manufacturing, retail, ecommerce and FMCG. Experienced in ERP system implementation.

Maria Giuga


With many years’ experience in bookkeeping and accounting, Maria  has a portfolio of clients that include both individuals and corporations. She also run her own business helping growing SME’S by compiling and analysing business information to achieve business strategy and objectives. Maria graduated from the University of Ulster with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Finance.


With 22 years experience in Finance and Accounting, Maya has worked in various sectors such as retail, travel & tourism, banking, digital marketing as well as the NHS and charity. This makes her adaptable to any size company and environment. She revels in the challenge of helping a business transform and succeed.


Michelle has run her own businesses for the past 30 years and has loved working from the bottom up. Understanding Management Accounts from an owner’s perspective is a great asset. Michelle loves working with people and bouncing ideas around.

Mirian Sanchez


Mirian is a commercially-aware Financial Controller with 10+ years of experience working with SME’s. She is passionate about helping them grow and adds value by implementing scalable systems and processes and providing meaningful financial information that brings visibility to the business and help her clients make sound decisions.

Monika Jasica


Monika has both public and private sector accounts management experience, which has provided her with vital insights into client’s expectations. She strives to build upon and exceed these demands, working within existing structures and helping to develop process improvements where required.

Monsoor Chowdhury


Monsoor is a qualified accountant with extensive experience of working in businesses of various sizes and in diverse markets, with an approach to enable growth whilst mitigating risk. Although experienced in running Finance Departments, he understands the essentialness of synergizing with all parts of the business and operating as one team. Strong on providing accurate and timely information to enable quality decision making.

Nicky Blugh


Nicky is an accomplished Finance Manager with 19 years’ experience in Finance. She has provided accountancy services for large blue-chip companies as well as small start-ups and SME’s and enjoys the feeling that the service provided makes a positive impact and difference to her clients.

Pamela Tierney-Wigg


Pamela has a varied work history over the past 20 years, covering a broad array of industries. She enjoys helping non-financial directors and managers to understand the financial position of the business by presenting clear and accurate information in a user-friendly manner.

Petra Michelova


I have nearly 10 years’ accountancy experience across a wide variety of industries and like to keep current across all areas of Taxation, Benefits, Business Development and much more to allow flexibility of working in different environments with changing priorities.

Rebecca Oatham


Rebecca adds value by identifying areas for improvement, problem-solving, implementing new processes, monitoring output, and providing meaningful management information to her clients so that they can make the right decisions for their businesses.

Regina Jevsiukova


Regina enjoys working with a variety of businesses, helping non-financial directors and managers to understand the financial position of the business in a user-friendly manner to enable good business decisions to be made.

Richard Scott


A senior finance professional with a track record of helping young, entrepreneurial, dynamic businesses grow rapidly, Richard has considerable experience of dealing with the growing pains of such businesses and developing processes and teams to support their growth.

Sandy Agar


Sandy deals mainly with small companies, owner managed & understands the pressures of trying to do everything whilst getting an understanding of finance aspect of the business, which may not been an area of expertise for a business owner/manager. Sandy gets a great deal of satisfaction from helping clients understand this & have accurate, reliable data they can use to predict their future.

Sarah Connor


Sarah is a Scottish Chartered Accountant who has worked in practice, commercial and public sector organisations. She quickly learns about a business to produce high quality financial and business information so she can consistently give people reports that they can understand and use.

Sen Senthuran


Since starting his career Sen has worked for various organisations of all sizes. His strengths are in working closely with ambitious business owners and managing directors, developing a robust finance function to relieve them from day to day finance management, accounting and compliance work to concentrate on developing their businesses.


Steve is an experienced hands on FCCA accounting professional. Originally trained in practice he then moved into industry working in several sectors for divisions of blue-chip companies and SME’s. He is passionate about working with business owners, putting finance on the front foot to help them achieve success.

Sunjeda Urmy


Sunjeda is a Finance Manger who has experience of working in Practising Firm as well as a wide variety of industry experience in London. She is also very passionate about Finance, eagerly waiting for new and dynamic challenges. She has joined us to help SME’s and to share her experience, knowledge and to systemise to bring them success.

Tessa Readman


I am an experienced CIMA qualified accountant who has worked for multi-national companies, the Public Sector and SMEs although I do prefer small companies where it is easier to get involved in the whole business and really make a difference.


Tracy is a qualified bookkeeper who has worked in a number of different industries. She enjoys working with different clients to get a feel for how various industries operate and how she can contribute to the client’s day to day running.

Yousaf Khalil


As an experienced Finance Manager, Yousaf has contributed in restructuring, automation and implementation of Controls to a number of clients within different industries, including Fashion, IT and Retail. He has a BSC in Applied Accounting (Hons) Degree from Oxford Brookes University. In his spare time, he plays Cricket, Table Tennis, and enjoys the gym.



Claudia is a Project Manager and Sales Communications Professional with twenty-five years’ experience within large global organisations. She has a strong track record in Sales and Marketing management, relationship management and leading media projects. She now plays a role in our Marketing department.

Gary Napier


Gary is a professional recruiter whose drive is helping businesses thrive by sourcing and attracting the right people, for the right position. Specialising in the Finance sector, Gary has gained extensive experience in the commercial industry, working with Blue Chip clients, and SMEs, including start-up organisations. Gary wholeheartedly believes that people perform best, when they are placed in a role that serves their passion.

Gemma Reyes


Gemma is a digital marketing and communications specialist with over 17 years’ experience, gained across a range of sectors including professional and financial services, recruitment and manufacturing. With experience of working within both large global organisations and SMEs, Gemma is passionate about delivering best-in-class brand strategy and integrated marketing and communications.


Jane joined YRH back in 2009, and has the honour of being employee no. 1! She originally started off in practice as an auditor where she gained her AAT qualification but soon realised that she loved business, so made the move into industry and since then has worked as a Management Accountant/ Financial Controller.

Leigh Mclaren Brierly


Leigh, our Engagement Manager, is responsible for all our Resourcing and Operations administration. One of Leigh’s major responsibilities is Team onboarding and offboarding, however she is also involved in much of the Resourcing, Principal Accreditation, Client Delivery & GDPR. Overall, Leigh plays a vital support role, in all areas of our business.