Wesley Parker

Wes has a proven track record of supporting his clients’ outsourcing and compliance requirements, including GABRIEL/RegData reporting. Wes prides himself on building strong relationships with his clients and advising on system controls.

Wes owns and holds ‘involved’ management positions for both a property investment company and a fish & chip shop/restaurant, which ideally places him in providing business insights and advisory services based on his own experiences of ‘sitting on both sides of the fence’.

Prior to joining haysmacintyre in January 2015 and specialising in outsourcing services, Wes trained at a small practice based in North London gaining experience in accounts, audit and tax.

Before his career in accountancy, Wes was a professional/semi-professional footballer making over 500 senior appearances. He is an endurance sport enthusiast, finishing multiple full-distance Ironman events, but you will mostly find him on the golf course in his spare time.

Serena Desai

Serena specialises in delivering robust audits to her clients in the Financial Services sector (predominantly hedge fund managers and corporate finance boutiques). She has extensive experience working on FCA regulated audits.

In her spare time, Serena enjoys visiting new restaurants to eat with family and friends and going to watch Spurs play football… when they actually play well.

William Winstone

Will works with a range of clients within the CMT and FS sectors, from start ups to more established companies. As a member of the training and development team, he understands the challenges of continual learning in a rapidly changing environment and helps internal staff and external clients alike keep abreast of the latest sector and regulatory updates.

In his spare time, Will is a member of Surrey County Cricket Club and one of the small number of Burton Albion fans in the country.

Robert Sinclair

Rob specialises in managing statutory audits and regulatory assurance work in the financial services sector. In addition to his focus on fund management clients his portfolio includes further corporate clients, educational trusts and schools, membership bodies and firms of solicitors.

Prior to joining haysmacintyre in 2007 Rob studied history at the University of Bristol and for the ICAEW ACA qualification at BPP.

In his spare time, Rob enjoys trips and activities with his young family, cycling, cooking and fishing.

Donna Russell

Donna has a large portfolio of clients spanning from owner managed businesses to complex groups across a range of sectors, including property, CMT and financial services.

Prior to joining haysmacintyre in 2018, Donna trained and qualified at a small practice gaining experience in accounts, audit and tax.

In her spare time, Donna enjoys travelling and experiencing different cultures, eating out at new restaurants and the occasional DIY project.

Dinesh Pancholi

Dinesh provides expert advice and support to clients ranging from large corporations to OMBs. He covers all areas of employment tax including employment related securities compliance and reporting.

Prior to joining haysmacintyre in October 2021, Dinesh was a Senior Manager in the PKF Smith Cooper Employment taxes team.

Previous to joining an accountancy practice, Dinesh was an HMRC Employer Compliance Office so he can share his experience from both sides!

In his spare time Dinesh enjoys watching football and cricket, reading and listening to music.

Chrysanthi Herodotou

Chrysanthi has over 10 years’ experience providing audit and accounting services to a range of FCA regulated and financial services clients. Chrysanthi has supported her financial services clients on statutory reporting matters in addition to providing annual statutory and CASS audit services.

Chrysanthi joined haysmacintyre after graduating from City University, London in 2004.

Chrysanthi likes to keep active, and is a regular gym goer.

Joanne Hennessy

Jo is experienced in all aspects of employment taxes from compliance requirements, supporting clients with HMRC investigations through to proving advice. Working in these areas has demonstrated how the impact on each client of the same legislation can be significantly different which keeps her passionate about her role.

Jo’s professional development started with HMRC, when it was still the Inland Revenue and was then enhanced through her time in work for two of the current big four accountants before joining haysmacintyre in 2007.

Jo’s was a primary school governor which was a rewarding and interesting experience which as her children have moved on to higher education has now come to an end.

Outside of work Jo keenly follows her son’s sporting and scouting achievements and also visits the gym, and takes part in some organised classes. In addition, she enjoys a good walk a beautiful surrounding whenever possible, going to the theatre and reading.

Edward Parkes

Ed has experience of working with early stage managers from launch and supporting them in a full-service outsourced accounting capacity. As well as delivering audit and assurance services, including FCA CASS audits. he supports his clients with GABRIEL reporting and financial management. He is involved in maintaining and developing relationships with other key service providers within the financial services sector, and is a regular attendee of sector events, breakfast seminars, and conferences; namely with AIMA and HFM.

Ed joined haysmacintyre as a trainee and qualified as a chartered accountant before progressing to a managerial position.

Ed enjoy spending quality time with family and friends. To relax, Ed likes to spend time on the golf course. He also has a keen interest in football, rugby and cricket.

Riocard Hoye

Riocard previously spent over 5 years at HMRC, including 3 years in the Fraud Investigation Service (FIS), HMRC’s top compliance team. He has a detailed knowledge of HMRC powers and processes, which he has built on since moving to private practice. His range of experience ensures he is well placed to achieve the best result for his clients and to deliver a personal service.

Prior to joining haysmacintyre in 2021, Riocard was a senior manager at a top 20 firm.

In his spare time, Riocard enjoys watching sport, quizzes and spending time with friends and family.