Matthew Lightfoot



Having graduated at the University of Southampton in Economics and Finance Matt joined the firm in 2011, qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2014 and Chartered Tax Advisor in 2017, thereafter progressing through the ranks to become a partner in 2018. Matt's particular focus is on helping owner managers grow and scale their businesses, combining both commercial advice with personal tax planning. Outlined below are Matt's main areas of focus:


  • Outsourced Finance Director and board/management reporting
  • Financial reporting GAAP and IFRS
  • Audit – Qualified RI
  • Business start-ups
  • Corporate Finance
  • Business and strategic planning
  • Personal tax planning and advice

Sectors & clients

  • Recruitment and executive search
  • Professional services
  • Property
  • Construction and maintenance
  • Technology development businesses
  • Wholesale and retail
  • Agriculture
  • Individuals

Outside of work Matt likes to relax by playing sport, now mainly golf, visiting the many good local restaurants and travelling with his wife.