Meet The Team

We are a single office based, close-knit team. This helps ensure that we provide a fully joined-up support service to our clients. With expertise covering all aspects of accountancy, taxation and business advisory services, we aim to take a holistic view to planning for the future as well dealing with specific on-going matters.

Don Nelson FCA – Partner

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Don first joined Tudor John as a school leaver. Following qualification he joined the London office of Moore Stephens, with roles in their audit and management consultancy section, including consultancy and investigation projects both in the UK and overseas. Having rejoined Tudor John in 1992, Don was made a partner in 1994. Don’s clients include private clients, owner managed companies, charities and professional partnerships. With over 30 years general practice experience behind him, in addition to dealing with general compliance issues for his clients, Don is also regularly involved in special project and forensic accounting work including profit reviews, detailed business analysis assignments and helping clients prepare comprehensive business plans, profit projections and cash flow forecasts.

Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA)

Paul Davies FCA – Partner

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Experience and Specialisms:
Paul qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1985 having trained with Tudor John. Following qualification, he joined the London office of KPMG, one of the big four firms of international Chartered Accountants.

Progressing to become Audit Manager, Paul was responsible for the audit of a variety of businesses and organisations. In addition, Paul was involved in numerous special projects including acquisition reports and bringing an audit client to a UK Stock Exchange listing.

Paul then worked in a variety of finance positions in commerce, predominantly in the asset based financing sector for Bank of America and National Westminster Bank. His last commercial role was as Finance Director for Hitachi Vehicle Leasing Solutions Ltd, a vehicle contract hire company with a fleet of approximately 40,000 vehicles.

Paul rejoined Tudor John as a partner in 2001. His clients include companies, private clients and some doctors practices encompassing all aspects of general practice work. Having gained the ICAEW Certificate in probate and Estate Administration, Paul also heads up the firm’s probate support service for clients.

Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA).

Hazel Day BSc (Hons) FCA DChA – Partner

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Hazel graduated from the University of Southampton with a BSc in Mathematics and qualified as an accountant in 2000.

Her first post graduate experience was with a firm of accountants based in Kingston-upon-Thames, where Hazel gained valuable experience in looking after the needs of a wide variety of clients in the commercial SME sector, before moving across to Kingston Smith, a ‘top twenty’ ranked firm of accountants, based at their office in Redhill. It was during this period that Hazel began to specialise in the Charitable and Not-For-Profit sector, progressing to become Audit Manager within that firm.

In 2004, Hazel joined Tudor John, taking over responsibility for the majority of the firm’s larger charity sector clients and is now the lead partner for this specialist sector.

Hazel was awarded the ICAEW Diploma in Charity Accounting (DChA) in 2009, designed specifically for accountants working in, or directly with, the charity sector. Hazel has since extended the reach of Tudor John's charity client base, which now covers in excess of 50 charity and not-for-profit entities.

In addition to her clients in the charity sector, Hazel also maintains a relationship with a portfolio of private sector clients. This combined sector experience has proved invaluable in enabling Hazel to provide her charity clients with fully rounded, more commercially focused, advice and guidance.

Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA)

Our Associates and Staff

Audit and Accounting Team:

  • Heidi Oosthuizen FCA MAAT (Associate)
  • Richard Jones BA (Hons) ACA
  • Jo Grainger FCA
  • Jenny Nayler BSc ACA
  • Angus Nelson ACA
  • Eleanor Burgess MAAT
  • Callum Potts
  • Daryn Parsonage

Taxation Team:

  • Paul Dewey ATT CTA (Associate)
  • Joanne Morris BA (Hons) FCCA

Business Services and Book Keeping Team:

  • Sarah Scott CIMA Cert BA
  • Tracy White
  • Chloe White
  • Alex Beck
  • Maddy Huckle
  • Penny Hughes
  • Louise Norman ACCA
  • Sheila Jeffery
  • Holly Glover AAT

Secretarial and Practice Administration Team:

  • Brenda Russell
  • Helen Thomas