Mark - founder and managing director
A successful businessman with a passion for figures and finance, Mark is the managing director and founder of numbers nerds. It was after owning a chain of cafés that he realised what he loved most about running businesses - creating effective financial systems and crunching numbers. His extensive experience dealing with HMRC and tax matters also allowed him to spot a major gap in the small business market for a reliable firm that could take on all the cumbersome paperwork that goes with sorting taxes, payroll and basic bookkeeping.
Robin - accountant
Robin is a qualified accountant and ex-finance director with over 20 years experience. He is passionate about making numbers useful for small business and loves working with Xero because it simplifies the mundane and makes information realtime. Numbers Nerds Secret: Robin scored 99% on his Bookkeeping GCSEs. Despite this, Robin still prefers talking to clients than being behind a computer screen.
Alireza - bookkeeper
Alireza is originally from London but studied Accounting and Finance at De Montfort University in Leicester. He is currently working towards an ACCA accreditation.
In his spare time Ali enjoys football, badminton and relaxing in the evenings while playing Fifa on his xbox.
Maz - accountant
Maz is originally from Tanzania, East Africa. Maz migrated to UK in 2002 where he qualified as ACCA in 2006. One Maz’s main interest is tax planning and saving which ensures that he is constantly studying and is up to date in this field. Maz likes to say that he works with clients rather than for clients because he believe that together they can achieve a lot more.
In his spare time he enjoys D.I.Y, hiking, adventurous trips and playing squash.
Jairo - bookkeeper
Jairo is from Spain. He came to England to get personal and professional experience in his career. Jairo gained a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and then a Master’s Degree in Financial and Insurance Advice. In his free time he enjoys going out or watching films.
Occasionally Jairo enjoys kicking of his work shoes, packing his rucksack and exploring England. He is also a passionate coin collector.
Rob - management accountant
Rob is an AAT Qualified accountant and has a proven record of experience in this field. He has worked as an accountant for a variety of different sectors and different sized businesses. In addition to his broad accounting experience he genuinely enjoys bookkeeping, that is why he is a part of our team.
While not crunching numbers Rob enjoys reading books, cooking and keeping himself up to date with everything on rugby.
Helen - accountant
Helen is a Chartered accountant with many years’ experience. She has been a financial director for four medium sized businesses in the West Midlands and has worked in other high profile organisations. Helen is a very keen golfer and plays off a handicap of 15 (we are all too frightened to play her in the office with a handicap that low!). In addition Helen is a keen gardener and reader.
Hannah - assistant accountant and bookkeeper
Hannah is a Wolverhampton University Graduate with a degree in Accounting and Finance. She is an ambitious, goal oriented individual who is currently working towards becoming ACCA Qualified.
In her free time Hannah enjoys reading voraciously and since she was a synchronised swimmer she also volunteers as a coach in the same club that she used to train.
Marija - administrative assistant
Marija joined our team after working her way up in the retail industry. She has gained extensive business knowledge through her managerial roles at Costa coffee and learnt how to organise and manage a team. Her experience in various high customer turnover facing roles has helped her to develop a professional and approachable manner that proves to be indispensable when providing great customer service to our clients. Marija is currently finishing her BA in English and in her free time she enjoys hiking in the Devon moors and reading modernist and contemporary fiction.
Kevin - administrative assistant
Kevin is from Guadeloupe - a French island in the Caribbean Sea. He came to England to gain personal and professional experience. Kevin gained a bachelor’s degree in Accountancy and is currently training to become a personal assistant.
In his free time he enjoys playing basketball.
Adam - accounting director
Adam qualified as an accountant in a small London firm before moving to a global bank where he worked for 15 years, mainly dealing with regulators and reporting to senior executives. His experience, attention to detail and aptitude for numbers means he can make a real difference for our clients. Having four children means Adam doesn’t get much free time but when he gets a chance he plays golf, watches cricket or goes to a gig.
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