At Moore Bennett, we have found the balance between the professional accountancy service you would expect and the personal, friendly service we feel you need to build trust and enable us to give you the best individual advice.

We know a thing or two about how to grow a business as we were established over 40 years ago by Alan Moore, preparing accounts from his spare room.

In that time, our goals and aspirations have changed, but our values have not and we continue to provide an impeccable service to all.


Lynn Bennett AFA

Managing Director
Lynn is Managing Director of the company. She trained with Ernst & Young and after taking a career break to have children returned to work at Alan Moore Accountants in 1996. Specialising in tax, she added a new dimension to the firm and was made a partner in 2001.

Ivan Hume

Senior Accountant
Ivan is our Senior Accountant. He trained at Peat Marwick (now KPMG), then worked at Tyne Tees Television, as part of their accounts team before joining Alan Moore Accountants in 1995.

John Turnbull

Payroll Manager
John joined the team in 2010 and is our payroll manager, dealing with all aspects of payroll and submissions under RTI, Auto-Enrolment and CIS.

Fiona Holland

VAT Expert
Fiona first worked for Alan thirty years ago and returned after a career break to have children in 1987. As well as being our expert on most areas of VAT, Fiona also helps with bookkeeping and accounts preparation.

Kristian Bennett

Kristian joined us in 2011 and works for us part-time, predominantly he is based in Tax and also looks after our website.

Barbara Weir

Reception & Admin
Barbara takes care of our front of house and deals with HMRC and Companies House compliance. She is happy to help and is able to direct your query to the relevant person or department.

Neil Bennett

With his background in the Police, Neil is ideally suited to his role as GDPR and MLO whilst studying for his ATT qualification.

Brad Richardson

Brad joined us in 2015 and has completed his level 3 AAT qualification and is currently undertaking his level 4, after which he will be fully qualified. Brad completes Sole Trader, Partnership and Limited company Accounts.

Ivana Smokrovic

Ivana is currently studying for her level 3 AAT. Mainly focusing on Accounts, in particular Sole trader accounts, she also processes Payroll and works on Reception.