Simon Bailey



Simon joined Burgess Hodgson in September 2002 after studying his Master of Mathematics at Warwick University, putting his natural proficiency with numbers into practice. He qualified with first time passes as a Chartered Accountant in November 2005.

He also qualified as a Chartered Tax Adviser in May 2011, and was made an Associate in the same year, before being invited to join as a member of the LLP in April 2016.

Simon is committed to assisting his clientele with their business and tax affairs and is a general partner with clients across a broad range of sectors, but with a particular affinity to the farming and healthcare sectors with clients across Kent and Internationally.

As well as agricultural clients, other sectors and clients include:

  • GP Practices and other healthcare professionals;
  • Solicitors practices, including Audits under the Solicitors’ Accounts Rules.
  • Manufacturing and Wholesale
  • Hospitality


  • Virtual FD and full finance team support
  • Management accounts
  • Financial reporting
  • Business start-ups
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate taxes including the use of losses
  • Business and strategic planning
  • Financial modelling and an expert in Microsoft Excel

Simon lives in Chestfield with his wife and two children. He is a keen hockey and snooker player but will happily turn out to represent the Firm at most sporting events.