Empowering businesses in Derby and beyond with cutting-edge accounting solutions

Located in Derby’s thriving Pride Park, our team of Derby accountants at PKF Smith Cooper utilise local knowledge and extensive experience to provide our clients with industry-leading accounting and business advisory services.

Derby has become a hub of innovation, research and development in the East Midlands, with a growing number of technology and professional service businesses based there. It is home to the country’s only in-land freeport, making the city and its surrounding areas attractive locations for new trade and investment.

As a leading Midlands-based accounting firm, PKF Smith Cooper has been providing businesses in Derby with award-winning accounting and advisory services since 1985. We deliver forward-thinking solutions that align with your business goals, no matter which sector your business operates in.

Our award-winning team of expert accountants and advisors in Derby boasts a wealth of experience in working with businesses of all sizes, from SMEs to large corporate enterprises. Utilising our local knowledge, our team of Derby accountants will help you to capitalise on the commercial strengths and tax benefits this region can offer your business.

Who are PKF Smith Cooper?

PKF Smith Cooper is a leading Midlands-based accounting and advisory firm founded in 1985. We offer tailored accounting solutions, including tax advisory and corporate finance services, to thousands of businesses across the UK.

As the PKF member firm for the Midlands, we are part of a large global network of independent accounting firms. Our experienced team of accountants and business advisers are dedicated to helping businesses like yours succeed.


Why choose PKF Smith Cooper as your accountancy firm in Derby

  • A partner-led service

    Our partner-led team will act as an extension of your business to gain a comprehensive understanding of your operations and deliver bespoke advisory and accounting services.

  • Award-winning advice

    As a business owner, you need financial advice you can rely upon. The expertise and experience we bring to our clients have received regional and national accolades.

  • Local knowledge, global expertise

    We are proud members of PKF, an international network that enables us to work in unison with accounting firms across the world to provide exceptional services that combine local with global.

How our Derby accountants can help you

The key to our industry-leading services is a firm-wide commitment to building long-standing relationships with our clients. By understanding your business needs, we can offer tailored financial advice and strategic business support that align with your unique goals.

At PKF Smith Cooper, we utilise our specialist experience in working with companies across a full spectrum of sectors to offer businesses across Derby and the Midlands a comprehensive range of accounting services.

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Our Derby team

David Nelson

Senior Partner

Claire Spencer

Corporate Finance Partner

Dean Nelson

Business Recovery and Insolvency Partner

Gary Devonshire

Tax Advisory Partner

Gavin West

VAT & Indirect Taxes Partner

James Delve

Audit Partner

Martin Gadsby

Accounts Partner

Andrew Stevens

Business Recovery and Insolvency Director

David Crump

Corporate Finance Director

Dean Castledine

Private Client Director

Emily Oliver

Business Recovery and Insolvency Director

Laura Parr

Head of Employment Tax

Lucy Robinson

Audit Director

Angela Bradley

Senior Manager - Accounts

Callum Jones

Senior Manager - Audit

Charlotte Morgan

Senior Manager - Corporate Tax

Michelle Langford

Senior Manager - Audit

Stacey Sykes

Senior Manager - Tax

Adam Armiger

Manager - Payroll

Charlotte Martinazzoli

Manager - Audit

Deniss Sipovics

Manager - Transaction Services

Emma Lesley

Manager - People Development

Gemma Delve

Manager - Accounts

Katie Whitworth

Manager - Employment Tax

Kieran Marshall

Manager - Insolvency

Rebecca Hawkins

Manager - Audit

Rosslyn Green

Manager - Audit

Stacey Tate

Manager - Personal Tax

Tony Chamberlain

Manager - Indirect Tax

Vanessa Johnson

Senior - Tax

Callum Leslie

Senior Executive - Corporate Finance

Will Quinn

Executive - Recruitment