Fred McBreen ACMA BSc, Managing Director
Fred started his career in HM Revenue & Customs in London. He qualified as an accountant in 1986. After a short spell with Boots The Chemists in Nottingham as a trainee accountant he worked for Tesco in Hertfordshire for 16 years as a senior accountant and project manager. He co-founded Base52 in 2003.
Fred is an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
Delyth Richards BA (Hons), Practice Manager
Delyth joined Base52 in May 2011 and is Practice Manager. She has previously worked as a Conference Manager and a Business Analyst for HSBC.
Delyth is responsible for client engagement, office management and company secretarial work.
Inga Scourfield, ACA BSc, Client Services Manager
Inga joined BASE52 in June 2012. Inga started her career at PwC in London and qualified as a chartered accountant in 1998. After 6 years working at PwC in audit and forensic accounting, Inga moved to work in industry at Thresher Group in Hertfordshire and worked there for a number of years in various financial and management accounting roles.
After a career break to bring up a young family, Inga returned to work in practice in 2006 where she used her previous knowledge and applied it to owner managed businesses.
Inga is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).
Inga is responsible for limited company accounts and corporation tax.
Ben Burrows MAAT, Senior Management Accountant
Ben became a member of the Association of Accounting Technicians in November 2010. He joined the Base52 team in June 2011 having previously worked for another practice as a Financial Accountant.
Ben is responsible for providing accounting and business and personal tax support to clients engaged on the outsourcing support package.
Ben is responsible for VAT, Management Accounts and Payroll Administration.
Katie Wells, Assistant Management Accountant
Katie is currently undertaking an Association of Accounting Technicians apprenticeship.
She has completed AAT levels 2 and 3 and is working towards level 4.
Katie is responsible for VAT, Management Accounts and Payroll Administration.
Carly Hewett, Personal Tax Accountant
Carly Joined Base52 in June 2010 as a personal tax accountant. She had previously worked as a trainee tax advisor at another practice.
Carly would like to become a qualified tax accountant in the near future.
Carly is responsible for personal tax returns, trust & estate returns, capital gains tax, sole trader and partnership accounts and buy to let accounts.
Ben Edwards BA (Hons), Financial Accountant
Ben joined base52 in March 2012 having previously worked at another Practice as an Accounts Assistant. He is currently studying for his ACCA professional examinations and hopes to qualify in the near future.
Ben is responsible for limited company accounts and corporation tax.
Sue Mays, Payroll and Accounts Assistant
Sue joined Base52 in November 2013. She has previously held a number of accounting roles in the motor and service industries.
She is responsible for Base52 accounts and credit control and payroll administration for Base52 clients.