Partners

  • George Crowther

    Partner

    George qualified in 1983 and became a Partner at haysmacintyre in 1987. During this time he has accumulated an extensive experience and expertise on advising a broad range of clients. 
     
    George’s clients include membership bodies, professional partnerships, FCA regulated bodies, property and general commercial entities. In addition to seeking to add value to his clients across a range of assurance related matters he also advises on the wider financial, business and tax issues. George has gained substantial hands on management experience within the firm and has also been a director of MSI Global Alliance, our international association since 1990. This further experience enables him to more fully understand business and management issues and advise on relevant solutions.
     
    His interests include sport and travelling. As a sports participant he enjoys playing golf and going to the gym, and as a sports fan enjoys watching football, rugby and golf.

  • Ian Daniels

    Partner, Head of Property

    Ian is our Head of Property and specialises in advising corporate clients, with a particular emphasis on owner managed and entrepreneurial businesses. 

    Ian joined haysmacintyre as a partner in 2011 and has a wide range of experience extending from the small to medium enterprise (SME) sector through to companies listed in the FTSE 250. After 24 years at a 'Group A' firm, twelve of which as a partner, Ian worked as an interim director of finance at a large family owned property group before joining us. His time away from the accounting profession gave invaluable exposure to being 'on the other side of the fence' which he brought back with him to the profession to assist clients.

    He has particular experience in the property and retail sectors and in helping clients with their technical accounting issues, whether under UK GAAP or IFRS. Apart from being an FCA, Ian is also a Chartered Tax Adviser and combines advice on the commercial and accounting issues with their tax implications. He strongly believes in providing advice that is practical and pragmatic which complements the wider business drivers and in working in 'partnership' with clients.

    Outside of work, Ian is a keen viewer of rugby union and supporter of Saracens. He also plays tennis and enjoys photography, walking, attending air shows and watching F1 racing.

  • Natasha Frangos

    Partner, Head of Creative, Media & Technology

    Natasha trained and qualified with haysmacintyre and has been a partner since 2009. She heads up our Creative, Media and Technology (CMT) team and her clients include digital agencies, design, fashion, retail and ecommerce businesses and technology companies. She often acts for the individuals behind these businesses. 

    Natasha has clients in varying degrees of their lifecycle and has provided high level support across a range of commercial and financial issues, delivering a personal and cost-effective service. The services she and her team advise clients on, over and above annual compliance services, include structuring for investment, share option schemes, R&D tax credits, extraction of profits, budgeting and planning for an exit. Natasha often acts as a sounding board for her clients. 

    She also has vast experience in transaction support assignments and her recent experience includes due diligence on a fast growth technology company, advising on a shareholder dispute of an entertainment company, interim Financial Director role for multi-site, growing clubs, due diligence for a successful client acquisition, and financial forecasts for a fashion brand.

    Natasha has been involved in Young Guns and Startup Awards for many years. During this time she has developed a great understanding of entrepreneurs and their changing needs which enables her to offer her clients a tailored, high quality service.

    Natasha regularly speaks at seminars and runs workshops on a broad range of topics including accounting updates and becoming investment ready and has written several articles/blogs for the CMT sector. She has spoken at or is involved with the Accelerator Academy, BIMA, the British Fashion Council, the UK Fashion & Textiles Association and Angel Academe. Natasha also runs our exceptional female entrepreneur network (HEFE) and is a member of The Sorority. 

    Notably, Natasha has been honoured as one of Brummell Magazine’s 30 Inspirational Women Champions of Diversity.

  • Neil Gillam

    Partner

    Neil is a highly qualified, experienced accountant who has worked both in practice and in industry. He has specialised in advising entrepreneurs and family businesses across a variety of sectors including manufacturing, property, hospitality, entertainment, fashion and the service industry. For several years, he headed up our Creative, Media and Technology group. Neil is also an active member of the Property group and has advised extensively on the structuring of inward investment in UK property by non-resident corporations and individuals.

    He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ACA), the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA) and the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CTA).

    Neil has a passion for most sports and in his spare time is an active member of Wentworth Golf Club.

  • Adam Halsey

    Partner, Head of Faith Charities

    Adam specialises exclusively in charities and not for profit organisations and works with a variety of schools and religious charities.

    He mainly works in statutory audit and accountancy, but also advises clients on internal audit training and outsourcing, financial systems reviews, recruitment of key financial personnel, new SORP implementation and advice on policy setting. Adam is part of our Forensic Services team specialising in forensic accounting, fraud investigations and the production of expert and advisory reports in connection with non-litigious matters.

    Adam joined haysmacintyre in 2001 from Deloitte & Touche where he spent two years in the Corporate Finance department. Before this, he trained and qualified at KPMG where he worked mainly with large well-known charities. He also spent nine months working in KPMG's forensic accounting department.