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Meet The Team

We are a dedicated team which strives to provide success to our clients in regards to all their accountancy needs. Our team is very close-knit and ensures that a unified support is provided to you whenever you need it. With expertise covering all aspects of accountancy, taxation and business advisory services, we are well placed to take a holistic view to planning for the future as well as dealing with specific matters.

Simon Brook MAAT FFA FTA

Partner

Simon started his accountancy experience in Halifax at the age of 17. Over the last 30 years he has gained knowledge in all areas of accountancy. He enjoys a challenge and has taken on board new technology which is needed to take the business forward in the digital age.

He enjoys going to the gym having recently joined a local fitness hub. Also enjoys the outdoors as he was brought up on the family farm.

DD: 01422 410 101

Adrian Broadbent FFA FIPA ATT(Fellow)

Senior Partner

Adrian started his Accountancy career back in 1975 in Essex and started the current business in 1988.

He primarily looks after the personal tax and sole trader clients.

His hobbies include travelling, music, cooking and Liverpool FC!

DD: 01422 410 105

Carl Booth

Accountant

DD: 01422 410 091

Carl deals with the preparation of sole trader, partnership and limited company accounts. He also prepares personal and corporation tax returns.

He started his accountancy career in 2012 and has gained experience with various software packages as well as being a certified advisor in the main cloud accounting packages.

He is studying the ACCA and hopes to be fully qualified in 2021.

Helen Brook

Semi Senior Accountant

Helen started her career in administration for a local textile firm before moving into credit control for a well know local drinks firm.

Moving into accountancy was a natural progression and has been at broadbents since 2006. She specialise in sole traders and sub contractors and has become a key part of the business.

During her spare time she makes sure her kids keep on the straight an narrow as well as enjoying time with her friends.

DD: 01422 410 096

Liane Green MAAT

Senior Accountant

Liane prepares accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies. She also prepares self-assessment and corporation tax returns.

She is trained in a number of softwares and cloud accounting packages.

Liane is sitting her final exam for ACCA in December this year.

Karen Haggerty

Bookkeeper Manager

Karen joined Broadbents in March 2019 following a long career in sales and customer service.

She has 4 years’ experience in Bookkeeping and VAT and specialises in offering these services to our clients. 

She enjoys spending time socialising with friends and her dog Charlie.

DD: 01422 410 097

Carol Moore

Payroll Manager

Sam Sharp AAT Level 2

Trainee Accountant

Sam joined Broadbents as a trainee accountant in July 2019 following his completion of AAT level2 in a previous finance based admin role. He is looking to extend his knowledge and qualifications and is currently studying towards his AAT level 3 exams.

Currenty sam assists with the preparation of year end accounts for Sole Traders and Limited Companies.

Outside of work Sam enjoys playing rugby and going to the gym

DD: 01422 410 098

Sue-Ellen Lee

Semi-Senior Accountant

Sue-Ellen’s main role is to prepare accounts for Sole Traders and Limited companies, along with personal and corporation tax computations. She has good knowledge of cloud accounting Software and is a Certified ProAdvisor on Quickbooks; and regularly trains clients on the software.

Sue-Ellen is currently studying towards the ACCA Qualification.

DD: 01422 410 092

Debra Mills

Receptionist

Debra has been with Broadbents since 2013 in the role of Receptionist/Administrator, she has worked for 20+ years in the role of Receptionist in the Halifax area and enjoys meeting and greeting clients on a daily basis.

Expertise

  • Good telephone/communication skills
  • Customer Service

Tel: 01422 347 880
Fax: 01422 252 059

DD: 01422 410106

Kelley Randall CIPP

Payroll Administrator

Kelley has been with Broadbents for over 9 years, she started in 2010 as Receptionist and has progressed to be a CIPP qualified Payroll clerk.

She also covers administration duties and aspects of money laundering.

Expertise

  • Payroll advice
  • Payroll procedures

Tel: 01422 347 880

DD: 01422 410 095

Mason Hogan

Trainee Accountant

Paula Steele

Senior Accountant

Paula has worked for Broadbents for over 20 years. She as worked her way up in that time to now be a senior accountant and office manager.

DD: 01422 410 094

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