About Us

ABOUT LM GRIFFITHS & CO. CHARTERED CERTIFIED ACCOUNTANTS

LM Griffiths & Co operates as a chartered firm with registered auditor status under the auspices of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (ACCA).

The practice was established by Linda Griffiths in 1993.
It currently has two partners, Mike Harries (FCCA) and Paul Murray (ACCA).

Tina Rogers FCCA, CTA joined L M Griffiths & Co in 2006 and became a partner in 2008. She continues to work as a consultant for the practice.

Over the years, the firm has grown principally by recommendations from existing clients.

Within West Wales, it has earned itself a strong reputation for being effective and efficient as business advisers and accountants. This reputation has been achieved by building a relatively small but highly dedicated team of professionals thus ensuring that a high standard of technical competence is delivered at all times.

Our well-trained staff have many years of experience in dealing with all types of businesses, including solicitors, charities, not for profit entities as well as limited companies, sole traders and partnerships covering a wide range of business activities.

 

Mike Harries FCCA

Mike Harries FCCA

Director

Mike studied business and accounting in Bedfordshire University before coming home to Pembrokeshire and spent over 10 years in the tourism sector as an accountant in hotels where he gained a tremendous amount of knowledge in that sector.

He joined the practice in 2007 and became a partner of the firm in 2012.

He specialises in all areas of Corporate accounts and taxation, together with sole trade and partnership affairs.

Born in Cardiff but raised in Pembrokeshire. He is married to Debra and enjoys football (Liverpool FC) and travel.

Paul Murray ACCA

Paul Murray ACCA

Director

Paul started with LMG in 2006 and he has worked through each stage of his apprenticeship before gaining his ACCA qualification in 2016. He became a partner of the firm in 2018.

He specialises in all areas of Corporate accounts and taxation, together with sole trade and partnership affairs.

Paul hails from Neyland, and is recognised for his cricketing activities in the successful Neyland team. Paul also played rugby and football for Neyland until injury brought about an early retirement!

Married to Faye with whom he has a lively son, and where the sporting legacy is continuing.

Kirsty Bushnell ACCA

Kirsty Bushnell ACCA

Senior accountant

Kirsty joined the practice in 2009 after completing her A Levels. She became AAT qualified in 2011 and has since gone onto complete the ACCA qualification, gaining full membership in 2017.

She deals with various accounts such as limited companies, partnerships and sole traders as well as dealing with VAT and payroll.

In her spare time Kirsty likes to spend her time with her partner and little boy. She also enjoys baking, going to her local boxercise class and watching Formula 1.

Anna Owen ACCA

Anna Owen ACCA

Accountant

Anna became AAT (Association of Accounting Technician) qualified in 2015 and is also ACCA (Association of Chartered Accountants) qualified. Anna has four years’ experience in the public sector at a busy short break resort and has since worked in private practice. She started working at L M Griffiths & Co in September 2017.

Anna has a varied role in accounts production and taxation for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies as well as VAT, payroll and bookkeeping.

When Anna isn’t working she enjoys fishing with her husband, practicing yoga and spending time with her husband and two children.

Courtney Curtis-Jones AAT

Courtney Curtis-Jones AAT

Trainee accountant

Courtney started working in practice straight from school after completing her A Levels. She became AAT (Association of Accounting Technician) qualified in 2018 and has recently become a Part Qualified Accountant. She hopes to complete her ACCA (Association of Chartered Accountants) studies in 2021. She has a variety of roles within the company such as bookkeeping, VAT, accounts and taxation for sole trades, partnerships and limited companies.

She lives in a small town on the outskirts of Milford Haven and her hobbies include traveling, going to the gym and cooking.

Sarah Beckwith

Sarah Beckwith

Tax assistant

Sarah has 20 years’ experience in private practice, originally training in personal tax and is now also taking on an accounts production role.

Sarah joined the firm in November 2017 and is currently studying for her ATT (Association of Taxation Technicians) qualification.

When not in the office Sarah enjoys keeping fit, Celtic longboat rowing and walking her dog around the Pembrokeshire coastline.

Clare Tucker

Clare Tucker

Accounts assistant

Clare is AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) qualified and has nearly 30 years` experience in both private and public practices.  She joined private practice straight from school for 4 years gaining valuable accountancy skills. She then worked in the public sector for 25 years in a busy accounts office gaining numerous skills and knowledge.

 She joined the firm in September 2019 to work on various accounts including limited companies, partnerships and sole traders. 

 In her spare time Clare enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 children walking and visiting the many attractions of Pembrokeshire`s coastline.

Charlotte Russell

Charlotte Russell

Trainee accountant

Charlotte is AAT (Association of Accounting Technician) qualified and is currently studying for her ACCA qualification which she hopes to complete by 2022. Charlotte works in an accounts production role, along with company and personal taxation responsibilities.

When not in work or studying, Charlotte enjoys spending time out and about in Pembrokeshire, reading and visiting as many of the Greek islands as possible.

Charlotte Fussell

Charlotte Fussell

Bookkeeper/Payroll Clerk

Charlotte has been with us since July 2016. She has 7 years bookkeeping experience and is currently studying towards her AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians).

Being on reception she is often the first point of contact alongside with Tania. Her main responsibilities include preparing bookkeeping and running payroll for our clients, and handles LMG’s daily secretarial duties.

Charlotte is proud of the knowledge she has achieved since joining our firm.

Charlotte lives in Milford Haven with her husband and their two children. She loves to spend quality time at the weekends with her family.

Tania Stephens

Tania Stephens

Bookkeeper/Payroll Clerk

Tania is AAT qualified with 15 years experience, and joined our team in 2012.

Tania looks after our bookkeeping and payroll clients along with Charlotte, and also undertakes the role of ensuring company deadlines are met. She prides herself on her strong organisational skills. Tania is enthusiastic, and is keen to pursue her ATT qualification.

Tania works from reception, where she also performs company secretarial duties and meets and greets clients.

Tania lives in Saundersfoot with her partner and 2 children. She enjoys arts, crafts and reading.