FIND OUT ABOUT OUR WONDERFUL STAFF AT PINFOLD & CO.
Pinfold & Co started off from the front room of a house in Seckford Street in June 1992, when "Co" was a dog called Barley!
Fifteen months later, the firm had taken on two employees and opened its first proper offices in Cumberland Street, Woodbridge, moving seven years later to The Thoroughfare and then in 2007 to the present with bright, modern offices in Deben Mill Business Centre.
Emma started working at Pinfold & Co in July 2002 after completing a degree in Psychology at Leicester University and working at The Kings Head in Woodbridge. She gained her ACCA qualification in 2006 after three years of studying. Emma is a parent representative at Woodbridge School. Emma enjoys an active lifestyle with her children when she is not in the office which includes running the Woodbridge 10km each year, regular circuit and step classes, boat shows with her husband around the country and trips to Europe cycling, wake-boarding and relaxing on the beach!
Megan joined Pinfold & Co in June 2012 as our receptionist. Shortly after, she realised her interest in accounts and seized the opportunity to join our team of accounts assistants. Megan completed her MAAT qualification in July 2015 and is currently working towards becoming ACCA qualified. Out of the office Megan enjoys shopping, reading, socialising and spending time with her family.
Tash has been with Pinfold & Co for more than 15 years. She was employed as a receptionist and after a couple of years she started helping Andy with bookkeeping. She then decided to go back to college where she completed her MAAT qualification. For the majority of this time she has worked as Andy’s assistant. Tash is married and has two boys who keep her very busy and in her spare time she enjoys running, going on family walks and socialising with her friends.
Andy joined the firm in 1996, commuting from Bedford for several years, before coming to live in Suffolk.
Kelly joined Pinfold & Co at the end of January 2014 when an opportunity arose whilst working for Pinfold Business Services. Kelly has completed her MAAT qualification which she gained during her time with Pinfold Business Services. In her spare time, Kelly enjoys Crossfit, cooking, spending time with her family of 2 young boys and enjoying fun times with her friends.
Alex joined the company in September 2017 and has lived in Suffolk her whole life. She’ll be ready to greet you with a nice cup of tea or coffee when you arrive at our office. Prior to joining us she spent 2 years studying Health and Social Care at Suffolk New College. She now works as the receptionist for Pinfold & Co and is studying part-time in order to achieve her AAT level 2 qualification.
PARTNER & FOUNDER
Tony left Edinburgh University with a degree in mechanical engineering before serving an apprenticeship with Thornton Baker, now Grant Thornton. After qualifying, he worked for Thornton Baker in Edinburgh, Deloittes in Southampton and Price Waterhouse in Brussels, before joining a firm of international commodity futures brokers and working variously in Brussels, Luxemburg and Geneva. He returned to England and became a partner in John F Lucas & Co. in Bedford (now Miller & Co) for three years before establishing Pinfold & Co. He enjoys cooking, walking, French food, French wines and real ale. He spends too much of his spare time working on the house and then heads for the beach in the south of France or Catalonia to recover.
Dani joined us in March 2014, having returned to Suffolk after spending three years completing a degree at Camberwell College of Arts in London. She spent three years on reception before progressing to a role as an accounts assistant. Outside of work she love to cook and watch films, and can often be found planning her next trip away!
Charlotte joined the company in July 2009 where she started off on reception. She then decided to take on a more professional role and achieved her AAT qualification in 2016. In her spare time Charlotte enjoys running, cycling and chasing after her sons whom she is devoted to.
Karen joined us in September 2018 after working in the Pensions industry for 21 years. When she’s not in the office, she’s kept busy as a Beaver Scout Leader planning and running activities, including camps in the summer. Karen is married with two children. She enjoys going to the cinema and spending quality time with her family and the dog!