​Expanding team at Saffery Champness Accountants in Bournemouth

Saffery Champness Chartered Accountants continues to expand its Bournemouth office with 8 new recruits in all areas of the business as a result of the continuing inflow of new work being won by the successful team. The thriving practice is one of the top twenty firms of chartered accountants in the UK and has been established for over 160 years.

Head of office, Partner Nick Fernyhough advised, “It is great to be able continue to grow the business in Dorset and provide top quality opportunities for local professionals to further their careers in a firm that focusses on developing individuals so they can fully achieve their potential.

 “This new round of recruitment continues to build the team in the office that was recently strengthened by the arrival of Jamie Lane as a new partner.

 “The firm always looks for top quality local people to ensure that we provide the highest quality of advice and service to our clients.”

 About Saffery Champness LLP

Saffery Champness LLP is the 12th largest firm of chartered accountants in the UK (by fee income), providing specialist advice to a wide range of individuals, businesses and not-for-profit organisations. The firm does not try to be all things to all people. Instead, its focus is very much on seven core areas of business, where it has built significant expertise and can really bring value to clients’ affairs: private wealth; entrepreneurs; land and estates; not-for-profit; sports and entertainment; international; professional and consultancy businesses.

For over 160 years, the firm’s success has been founded upon providing clients with a genuinely partner-led service, and working with them to create bespoke solutions that help them to achieve their personal and business objectives.

Saffery Champness has 83 partners and over 700 staff, across nine UK offices. It also has offices in Dubai, Dublin, Guernsey, Geneva and Zurich. The firm is a member of Nexia International, a leading, global network of over 250 independent accounting and consulting firms, spanning 115 countries.

Visit www.saffery.com for more information or see Twitter: @Safferys.


Our Pitch Events

There are four pitch events per year, in 2024 they will be held in February, May, September and November. Hosted at a Bournemouth hotel or virtually via Zoom.

At each pitch event, there will be 5 business presentation pitches of 10-15 minutes, to suit all investor appetites. These will be selected by the Dorset Business Angels directors nearer to the event. Short summaries will be posted to our Events page and distributed via our newsletter ahead of the event. Each pitch includes a Q&A session and is followed by an investor debate, held privately.

These pitches and our other social events are ideal opportunities for networking and learning about what is new and trending in a variety of industries. If you would like to be involved you can find out more on our Investors Membership page.

Our Next Pitch Event

Takes place on February 5th 2024 and is open to Members and High Net Worth/Sophisticated Investors from our wider community. 

Registration is open now - click here.

2024 Pitch Events

February 5th
May 20th
September 30th
November 25th