Adam Rhodes (FCCA)
- Director, De La Wyche Baker Limited
After joining the payroll department at Bennett Verby in 2007, Adam transferred to the Accounts and Audit team before qualifying as an accountant in 2013. He was promoted to Training Manager in 2014, taking on responsibility for CPD and training for all qualified staff, and supporting students and apprentices in all departments. He became a director in 2019.
Adam was at the forefront of the company policy change to modern apprenticeships, which saw Bennett Verby named a UK Top 100 Apprentice Employer by the National Apprenticeship Service.
At the Damar Training Annual Apprenticeship Awards in 2017 and 2018, Adam was named Training Supervisor of the Year, and he was made an Apprenticeship Ambassador for the National Apprenticeship Service in 2018.
Adam’s clients include sole traders and start-ups through to multimillion-pound international companies, and he personally prepares management information as well as cash flows and forecasts for help with funding. Adam also manages external audits of financial statements for clients, from social and sports clubs to international manufacturing companies with multi million pound turnovers.
A keen football fan, Adam has previously worked as a football coach in the UK, France and the USA. Outside of work, Adam enjoys spending time with his family in St. Ives and playing golf.
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Area of Expertise
- Audit and accounts compliance
- Commercial and financial advice for all businesses
- Cash flow projections and management information