Donald Reid Group

Meet the Team

David Gordon-Smith, Partner

David joined as partner in 2002 from Ernst & Young Corporate Finance where he was a senior executive with a taxation bias. In particular David focuses on tax planning and raising finance for SMEs. Read more...

Daniel Reid, Partner

Daniel Reid joined as partner in 2004 from Deloitte where he trained and qualified as a Chartered Accountant. He has a specialist knowledge of SMEs, subsidiaries of foreign entities and is DRG's retail expert, working closely with True, the retail and consumer sector specialist private equity firm. Read more...

Pete Cattermole, Partner

Pete joined the firm in 2007 and is the managing director of CB Reid, the sister office in Dorchester. Pete trained with Deloitte in the small and medium enterprises department in London and spent 4 years there before working as an in-house auditor for Viacom Inc, a large multinational US company that owns MTV and Paramount Pictures, amongst others. Read more...

Tabitha Reid, Partner

Tabitha Reid trained in the Deloitte’s London office before moving to work in industry for six years. In 2010, she joined DRG to head up the Outsourced Finance operation. Read more...

Oliver Burton, Partner

Having trained and qualified with DRG, Oliver returned as partner in 2015. Prior to re-joining Oliver spent ten years working in corporate finance, latterly as a director in BDO's national transaction services team. Read more...

Laura Evans, Partner

Laura Evans

Since joining CB Reid Chartered Accountants in 2008 after graduating from the University of Newcastle, Laura has gained extensive experience of preparing & advising on all forms of accounts from sole trader to limited companies and groups. As accounts manager, Laura can advise on bookkeeping, VAT return preparation, payroll & company secretarial functions. She is responsible for supervising the accounts team and trainees. Laura is a fully qualified ACCA accountant.

Matt Haines, Partner

Matt Haines

Matt qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2008 and joined CB Reid in 2014 from a regional firm of accountants where he headed up a Business Services team. Matt also holds full member status of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments following the completion of the joint ICAEW / CISI diploma in corporate finance. Matt’s key focus is the owner-managed sector where he advises on compliance, tax planning, business valuations and restructuring. Matt is also passionate about the use of technology in practice and a keen supporter of cloud accounting – an area which is becoming more and more important to businesses.

Susan Clark

Susan is a qualified Chartered Accountant and taxation specialist with over 30 years tax experience in private practice. Read more...

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