Accounting and Taxation advice in Hexham, Northumberland

Lesley Ferguson

Lesley joined the practice in 2015 and is working between both the accounts and tax departments.

Now a Fellow, Lesley qualified as a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) in 2000 having trained with Arthur Andersen in the accounts and audit department. After qualifying she took up a position with Standard Life in Edinburgh and, during her 7 years with them, progressed to become a senior finance manager for the UK Life & Pensions business.

After leaving Standard Life, Lesley worked as Finance Director for a housing association in Dundee before taking a career break when the family relocated to Northumberland.

Outside of work she is a busy mum of two, who enjoys cooking, dog walks and when time permits - playing piano.

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