Christine Convy MIPA mABRP CA
An experienced CA-qualified accountant and licensed insolvency practitioner, Christine combines an enviable track record within Top 4 and National accountancy firms with success as an owner in private practice.
In addition to professional services, Christine has considerable strategic and operational experience in non-accountancy businesses.
She is passionate about business with a solution driven approach; a valued, business mentor and advisor.
Lisa Bray BA(Hons) FCCA
In addition to directing Eden Fyfe Accounts’ business, Lisa is responsible for its strategic development and client relationships. She also ensures that the team’s output meets the firm’s quality standards as well as statutory regulations.
Lisa oversees relationships with Eden Fyfe Accounts’ clients, which range from new start businesses to growing SMEs to larger corporates. She specialises in accounts, tax, business strategy and business recovery. She is particularly known for her track record in devising financial and business strategies to support start-ups’ growth and in turning around the fortunes of under-performing businesses.
While undertaking specialist projects for clients, Lisa often draws on her wide network to introduce and work collaboratively with specialists in other disciplines, including HR, IT, banking and marketing, to achieve the best results for the client.
ACCA qualified since 2006, Lisa holds a BA (Hons) in Accounting.
Laura Reid ACCA
Promoted to Associate Director in January 2017, Laura assists the Directors in managing the Eden Fyfe Accounts team on a day-to-day basis. Having previously held the position of Client Manager with the firm since 2008, she is now involved in reviewing the work of our Accounts team to ensure accuracy and efficiency at all times.
With a high degree of technical knowledge and experience in accounts and tax, Laura is responsible for many of the firm’s larger, limited company clients. In addition, she participates in a range of specialist projects for clients.
Proficient in a variety of IT and accounting packages, Laura also provides training on them to clients and their finance teams.
Laura has been ACCA qualified since 2010.
Pamela Clark BA (Accountancy)
As Client Manager, Pamela is responsible for a portfolio of clients including group companies, limited companies, partnerships and sole traders. She has extensive practical experience having worked in accountancy practice since 1988 and has been part of the internal management team since the business started. Pamela is Eden Fyfe’s Sage expert and regularly carries out training both externally for clients and internally for junior staff members. Pamela also assists the Directors with the firm’s IT provision internally and uses her considerable skills in this area to supports client assignments.
Doreen joined Eden Fyfe in September 2011 as Client Manager bringing over 25 years’ experience working in professional practice. She has direct responsibility for a portfolio of clients including sole traders, partnerships and limited companies. As well as her client portfolio, Doreen is responsible for the firm’s bookkeeping and VAT service team. Her expertise encompasses a variety of bookkeeping software, extensive knowledge of payroll and an ability to scrutinise payroll reports to ensure accuracy. Doreen ensures all VAT returns are prepared accurately and submitted to HMRC timeously.
Rebecca Melville BA (Accountancy)
Rebecca joined Eden Fyfe in August 2014 as Client Manager having worked in practice specialising in tax since 2006. She is responsible for the firm’s personal tax and P11d preparation and is also responsible for the firm’s Corporation tax returns ensuring they are submitted timeously to HMRC. Rebecca is also extensively involved in complex personal tax projects which often include Capital Gains Tax. Rebecca provides clients with a high level of tax advice and is skilled in HMRC investigations, successfully steering clients through routine enquiries.
Ruth Boyd FCCA
Business Support Manager
Ruth joined the firm as Business Support Manager in 2018. Ruth is a qualified accountant and has been in practice for over 17 years bringing with her a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team. Ruth’s extensive audit background provides sound technical knowledge and compliance. As well as the overseeing and training of the firms ACCA trainees, Ruth will be manager to a number of clients including sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.