Other services include
- R&D intellectual property tax relief
- M&A strategic advice
- Succession planning and keeping talent
- Maximisation of overseas operations
- Management of supply chain risks
- Stock control management
- Audit and assurance including service charge audits
- Accounting services
- Bookkeeping and management accounts
- Business improvement
- Working capital management
- Financial modelling
- Banking reviews
How we've supported manufacturers
Having grown to be the world’s largest independent roadsweeper manufacturer with markets across the globe, Scarab needs the best possible advice to help that growth continue. In the 26 years they have looked after us, Kreston Reeves have never failed to deliver that advice and are our most trusted business adviser.
John Affleck, Managing Director, Scarab Sweepers Ltd
At Wire Belt we are always looking to the future, constantly improving our products and everything about our business. One current objective is to generate up to 50% of our own electricity using a roof mounted array of solar panels at our Sittingbourne factory. This will improve both efficiency and reduce our environmental impact, especially as electricity will be sent back to the grid when Wire Belt is not in production. The benefit of working with Kreston Reeves is that their forward thinking approach ensures we receive the best possible advice over how large projects like this are financially organised.
Paul Winter, UK Managing Director, Wire Belt
I just wanted to write and say how delighted we are to have moved our tax and accountancy work to Kreston Reeves. Having people like you as our advisers has been a great experience. We have known Kreston Reeves for many years and always liked their solid, traditional and dependable approach coupled with their innovative and forward thinking ideas. The breath, depth and lateral thinking that your tax team have bought to our business has been refreshing. This is not only from looking at the research and development claims, which are very important to a young entrepreneurial business, but also the wider group thinking that your firm has shared with us in utilising our early stage tax losses. In summary, I would say that everybody at Kreston Reeves has been responsive, diligent, knowledgeable and supportive – well done the Kreston Reeves team.
Steve Greig, Managing Director, Carbon 8 Aggregates Ltd
We have worked with Kreston Reeves since the very beginning. We trust them to advise us on all things financial, commercial and personal. They really understand our business and have helped us through all types of market conditions. Kreston Reeves have consistently provided us with much more than expert accountancy skills – they are our business consultants too. Kreston Reeves have given us sound strategic advice and provide us with the expertise we need to make the right decisions for our business. Kreston Reeves’ strength is that they marry business know how with similar talents in family affairs.
David Hellyar, Chairman, Hellyar Plastics
Kreston Reeves have been our accounting partners for many years. We are getting exceptional assistance and have trust in the team at Kreston Reeves. Their professional staff is reliable and works with us to meet our needs. They have provided exceptionally well informed advice in many areas. Their support has been invaluable and we are grateful and look forward to continuing our relationship.
Meena Patel, Financial Controller, Hair Systems Europe Limited
The team at Kreston Reeves responded with speed, precision and a determination to achieve our goals, as such they became part of the project team and an integral part of pulling the project through to a successful conclusion on time. I was very impressed, and will no doubt have an opportunity in the future to recommend their services to others.
Chief Executive Officer, The Ingredient House
The team led by Andrew Griggs were outstanding. They gave me great comfort that all angles were covered.
Colin Grant, Managing Director, Medway Galvanising Company
Andrew Tate’s insolvency expertise has been invaluable when assisting with acquiring financially distressed businesses. He is professional, proactive, practical, and a skilled negotiator. Time is of the essence in these situations and Andrew and his team are always willing to give it their all to ensure a deal is reached in time. I would highly recommend both Andrew and Kreston Reeves.
Ken Tonkin, Director, Pre-Met Limited
Kreston Reeves had the skills and all-hours dedication to see this through to a successful conclusion. I couldn’t have done it without them.
Jonathan Harmer, Managing Director, Farmura
Kreston Reeves played a critical role in helping us to acquire one of our competitors. Tim Levey at Kreston Reeves headed the team in conducting a due diligence process which gave us the confidence to complete the deal.
Peter Boulton, Managing Director, Sinclair & Rush Ltd
Global Invacom has worked with Kreston Reeves for only 2 years and they are providing a range of audit and advisory support. Michael Cook and his team came in at short notice to a multi-site, multi-country audit reporting to a mainboard listed Group in Singapore. They quickly built a good understanding of our business and sector and we delighted to have them as part of the Global Invacom team.
Matt Garner, Chief Financial Officer, Global Invacom
Kreston Reeves have been our auditors for many years and we receive exceptional assistance from Graham Hunt and his team. The team are knowledgeable, well organised and approachable. Their depth of experience and informed advice in an ever changing world is invaluable. We look forward to continuing our relationship them.
Simon Hammerton, Managing Director F C Lane Electronics Limited
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Our purpose, our passion
To guide our clients, colleagues and communities to a brighter future.
In a continually evolving world we help all generations embrace change through trusted advice, support and guidance. Our passion for continued improvement ensures that we work to understand your goals, support and advise you on your journey and help you to realise your ambitions.