Who We Are
Bruce Roberts & Co Limited has a small but dedicated team to help you and your business to succeed. Meet the team:
Bruce Roberts BSc BA FCA is the company’s Director and is ultimately responsible for everything in the practice. He started the practice in 1997 having previously been audit manager with a local firm. He has degrees in Physics and Philosophy and is a fully qualified Chartered Accountant. Bruce has been a school governor, community councillor, business mentor and charity trustee. He is currently the Chair of the Audit Committee of Glyndwr University. Outside work Bruce likes to walk up mountains, swim long distances in lakes and rivers and has been known to do the odd triathlon.
Martin Venton is hugely experienced in many aspects of accountancy having worked in the field for more than 20 years. He currently specialises in sole trader and partnership accounts, VAT and personal tax. Outside of work he can most often be found in warmer climes.
Catherine Watkins MAAT is a fully qualified accounting technician (AAT) and amongst her many roles is in charge of our payroll bureau and is the resident auto enrolment expert. Outside of the office, she can usually be found either in the gym or at the current food and drink festivals, seeking out new varieties of cheese to present at ‘cheese club’.
Nigel Cliff LLB MAAT is our limited company specialist dealing with accounts, corporation tax and various company secretarial matters. He is also knowledgeable when it comes to computing software like Sage and QuickBooks. Nigel has a law degree and is a fully qualified accounting technician. Nigel is also a non-executive director of one of the oldest businesses in the UK and has acted as a charity treasurer over a period of years. He is a Wrexham FC season ticket holder and keeps fit by playing football and badminton.
Alexandra Beer BA ACCA mainly deals with limited company and sole trader accounts and corporation tax but has wide range of experience and a degree in Business Studies. Alex is a fully qualified Chartered Certified Accountant. Outside of work Alex is usually found running round after her young children and likes to fit in running and gym classes where she can.
Laura Roberts BA is our newest member of staff and looks after our landlord clients as well as carrying out a multitude of other tasks. She is an avid reader and traveller in her spare time.