About us

By choosing Kendall Wadley you can be sure that you are in safe hands.

Not only will you benefit from a partner led approach to client care, you will also be safe in the knowledge that you will be working with a team of dedicated professionals who have many years experience, some with the National accountancy firms, and are therefore able to advise you on every aspect of wealth management and business growth.

Meet the Team

Mark Ashworth Managing Partner

Mark is responsible for audit and accountancy advice and leads Kendall Wadley’s corporate finance team. He has been in practice since 1990 and qualified 1996. Mark spent 3 years as a senior audit manager for Robson Rhodes in Birmingham working on a number of listed public company audits including Betterware plc and Intelek plc. His corporate finance experience includes numerous due diligence assignments.

Mark is now the firm’s CEO. He acts for an extensive range of clients in differing sectors and specialises in veterinary practices, businesses operating in leading edge information technology and retail sectors.

Email: maa@kwca.co.uk

Timothy Calder Partner

Timothy was born and raised in Worcestershire. He trained with Kendall Wadley qualifying as a chartered accountant in 1985 and was then appointed a partner with the firm in 1989.

Timothy has over 30 years' experience assisting family and owner managed businesses. He is one of the partners primarily looking after the Worcester clients of the practice, assisting with their accounting, taxation, management information and business planning requirements. He is also an audit partner dealing with a wide variety of clients including a number of UK subsidiaries of overseas parent companies.

Email: tcc@kwca.co.uk

Jeremy Clarke-Morris Partner

Jeremy specialises in tax and heads up Kendall Wadley’s taxation team. Jeremy started his career at Crowe Clark Whitehill but more recently he has gained considerable experience working with top five accountancy firm Grant Thornton.

Whilst Jeremy deals with all aspects of personal and corporate taxation, he has a particular interest in Capital Gains Tax, Inheritance Tax and transactional work. His client base over the years has included directors of multi-national companies, large professional practices and high net worth individuals.

Email: jcm@kwca.co.uk

Carole Liddle Associate

Carole joined Kendall Wadley in 2011 bringing many years' experience with large clients at leading audit firms in Birmingham, including Clement Keys, where for the last 13 years she was senior audit manager.

She is responsible for managing and controlling Kendall Wadley's audit clients, to ensure that the ever increasing compliance in the audit field is adhered to. Carole is expanding and progressing Kendall Wadley's existing systems to give ever greater benefits and broader services to clients.

Email: carolel@kwca.co.uk

Tina McCollum Payroll Manager

Tina is Kendall Wadley’s payroll expert. She has over 25 years' experience and manages whole client relationships for approximately 175 payrolls. She possesses extensive payroll knowledge including sick pay, maternity pay, redundancy and statutory requirements. She works on payrolls from 1 employee to over 100 plus employees.

Email: tmc@kwca.co.uk

Elizabeth Needham Partner

Elizabeth trained and qualified as a chartered accountant with Kendall Wadley and became a partner in 1998. She is also a chartered tax adviser taking the VAT specialist route. Liz provides support to small and medium sized owner managed businesses including audit.

She also specialises in charities and the not-for-profit sector, and advises on pension schemes and strategic planning.

Email: edn@kwca.co.uk

Christine Perks Associate

Christine qualified as a chartered certified accountant in 2007 at a local accountancy firm in Worcester and joined Kendall Wadley in 2010 and became Client Services Manager in the small business and audit department.

Since Christine has been in practice she has dealt with both corporate clients and individuals across a wide range of industries. As well as small business accounting and taxation, she has worked in specialist areas such as estate agents, charities, preparation of cash flow forecasts and due diligence.

Email: cperks@kwca.co.uk

Sarah Morley Partner

Sarah qualified as a chartered accountant and statutory auditor with the firm after joining in 2009. Throughout this period, she has worked across a wide variety of sectors providing advice and assistance in accountancy, statutory audit, internal controls, accounting systems and taxation to predominantly small to medium sized organisations including limited companies, charities, not-for-profit organisations, clubs and societies, both locally and nationally.

Email: sjm@kwca.co.uk