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Simon Hook


Simon joined the practice directly from University in 2001. He began his training with the firm and was based out of the firms expanding Durham office. He qualified as an Accountant in September 2004 and then continued to develop his practical experience with the firm which was recognised when he was promoted to Assistant Manager in 2006.

Simon took an active role in the further development of the Durham office and was involved with streamlining internal systems which enabled the firm to continually improve the service to clients. This hard work was rewarded in 2007 when he was promoted to Manager.

During the following 4 years Simon worked hard on the growth of the Durham office and gave support in business development and quality in client care. During his career with the firm he has gained particular experience in the bus/coach and transport sectors and in addition has worked with a large number of manufacturing businesses. During this period Simon specialised in audit.

He has also spent time looking at projects that will allow improvements across the firm. In recent years Simon has also spent time at the Darlington office and has worked with junior members of the team and given support to their development. In 2011, Simon was promoted to Director and in April 2013 was given the position of partner. Simon now heads up the Audit Department within the firm.