Oliver Hoffman Partner - National Head of Mergers & Acquisitions
Mazars in Leeds
Our Leeds office
A busy and popular destination for retail, arts, and culture, Leeds is steeped in history and full of beautiful architecture. Mazars’ office in Leeds is based at 3 Wellington Place, a mere five-minute walk from the train station, in the heart of the city’s business district.
Our Leeds accountants, advisors, audit experts, and tax specialists are equipped with the local and international know-how to support regional businesses of all sizes, across a range of sectors and industries, as well as private individuals.
Why choose Mazars
We strive to build personal and flexible working relationships with our clients, demonstrating that we are the right fit for you from the start. Our intelligent services and solutions can adapt over time as your business needs evolve, to deliver clear, tangible wins.
Immersed in the Leeds business community, we have a solid understanding of our environment. At the same time, we can draw on our vast global experience and connections to deliver bespoke services and business opportunities for bigger and expanding clients in the area.
Our team in Leeds works across many markets, with a focus on privately owned and international businesses, listed companies, financial service businesses, and public sector organisations.
If you’re looking for help selling your business, or to make an acquisition to grow it, our team is here to help. If you’re looking for help with personal financial planning, we’re here to guide you through anything from property tax and estate planning to retirement planning and wealth management.
We are committed to fully understanding your specific circumstances and requirements, so that we can provide you with tailored support that will help you thrive.
Our services in Leeds
Our professionals in Leeds have a vast and varied range of skills and experience, but we specialise in:
Internationally and locally, we have the knowledge and expertise to work across all sectors, and including manufacturing, distribution, engineering, retail, wholesale, property, and construction.
Our team in Leeds also works extensively with family businesses. We know from experience that no two such businesses are alike – often comprising a number of generations, motivations, and end goals – so it’s important that they receive specialist advice to help protect their legacy and implement effective, long-term succession plans.
We can assist family-run businesses with anything from remuneration planning, profit extraction, and international expansion through to passing to the next generation or sale to a trade buyer.
Professionals: 200 | Partners: 12
Recent news and awards
Having the right people on the team is key to delivering a world-class service to our clients.
We recently welcomed Chloe Ellis as new partner, joining us from RSM and bringing over 15 years of experience in corporate tax and transactions tax to the table.
In 2021, we also welcomed Ian Goodwin and Natalie Wright as new partners to the firm. Natalie has been instrumental in growing the firm’s financial planning offering for business owners. Natalie also leads the Mazars’ Family Business offering, working with teams across the UK to create innovative content, services and propositions.
Ian focuses on enhancing the services offered by the Employment Tax team. Ian will continue to develop the Employment Tax & Reward strategy, as part of the wider growth of the Specialist Tax Services Mazars offers. Ian is also a published author on Employment Tax and National Minimum Wage.
Another recent, big win for Mazars in Leeds was our assistant manager Pippa Oldfield taking home the coveted ‘paraplanner of the year’ title at The Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment awards.
We were also delighted recently to help secure £2.3m CBILS funding recently for Carte Blanche Greetings, providing them with working capital to mitigate the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.