Jonathan Staples


Jonathan Staples is a Director of the firm and a qualified FCA.

Having joined the Practice in 1994 he has over 30 years’ experience within the Profession and has a great understanding of owner-managed businesses in many sectors.

With a fundamental desire to make a difference to his clients, Jonathan is keen to understand their goals and ambitions, to meet with them regularly and become part of their team.

Jonathan now sees his role as a Commercial Business Adviser with his expertise being in more complex areas including buying and selling businesses, strategic tax planning, raising finance and business restructuring.

He is passionate about developing his team, giving them opportunities to flourish in their roles so that they approach their clients with the same ethos.

As well as supporting his SME clients in all aspects of their business, Jonathan looks after a number of Audit clients and has built up a significant amount of knowledge in the Charitable sector, being one of the first professionals in the country to have been awarded the Diploma in Charity Accounting.

Married to Sarah with a son, James, in his spare time Jonathan is a football and cricket fanatic and a self-confessed “statto.”

Jonathan Staples can be contacted on 0161 761 5231 or by email at