Meet the Senior Team
Desmond Danes – BA MA FCA TEP
Desmond specialises in tax planning, profit improvement, strategic planning and pricing consultancy services.
He is a Fellow, and member of the Tax Faculty, of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
He is also a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and has the diploma in Trusts and Estates and the advanced certificate in Family Business Advising.
His interests include heritage railways, visiting National Trust properties, yoga and researching local history.
Val Tribble – IIT (Dip)
Val is a joint owner of the practice and specialises in nurturing client relationships and advising on Sage and VAT. She has the VAT Compliance Diploma from the Institute of Indirect Taxation.
Her interests include yoga, walking, knitting for her grandchildren and watching Nordic noir detective dramas.
Nicole Franks – ATT MAAT IIT(Dip)
Nicole specialises in taxation and online accounting.
She is a full member of the Association of Accounting Technicians, Association of Taxation Technicians and has the VAT Compliance Diploma from the Institute of Indirect Taxation.
Nicole is student member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and has the STEP Diploma in Trusts and Estates.
Her interests include going to exercise classes at her local gym, walking her dog and cooking.