About

Whether you’re starting a new business who wants to get off to a good start or looking for a company that can provide a scalable, packaged and tailored range of accounting solutions, Williams Lester Accountants will be able to help.

Our range of services are provided by fully qualified and experienced staff who always monitor, advise and review both new and existing clients. This ensures that we provide the right accounting solutions for your business, as your business develops and grows.

Our brighter approach to accounting means you will always have access to critical financial data.

This enables you to make informed decisions to grow your business. As part of your accounting team, our dedicated and qualified staff will be there to support you from day-to-day accounting needs to annual reports.

Meet Our Team

David Poole

Managing Director
David started the practice over 10 years ago after several years with a national accounting firm and many years in industry before that, his philosophy is to give the clients a more personal approach whilst ensuring the clients have a clear vision of their personal goals to focus their business in the right direction.

Ryan Williams

Sales Director
Ryan is based at the Merthyr branch and is responsible for all of the South Wales Valleys based clients, completing VAT returns and providing tax advice as required. He has a very personal approach to accounting and has built many good relations with clients mainly from small local businesses. Ryan has an AAT background and is a Xero certified advisor. The Merthyr Tydfil branch is growing rapidly, where we are fast becoming the first choice for clients in the area. A family man with two small children, Ryan understands the importance of maximising the income streams of all his clients.

Jess Poole

Senior Account Manager
Jess is a recent graduate in Politics from Goldsmiths, London and is responsible for the future of the firm as marketing manager, Jess has regular interaction with clients in the onboarding & retention stage of our journey together and closely monitors the wellbeing of the customer experience and relationship to ensure a smooth process. This in turn leads to many happy clients who stay with us for years.

Ceri Poole

Office Manager, Cardiff
Ceri is our office manager and deals with any technical issues for the clients, liaising with HMRC on client matters as well as coordinating client job workflow and client satisfaction.

Bradley Stevens

Account Manager
Bradley is a recent graduate in Accounting from UWTSD, Swansea and is based on the Merthyr branch. He is responsible for clients that engage in the Construction Industry Scheme. Brad is currently taking a year of study to get some experience, but is looking to undertake a management accounting course in 2019.

Aisha Ul-Haq

Account Manager
Aisha joined the team in August 2017 and is based in the Cardiff branch. Some of Aisha’s main responsibilities are gathering information on assigned clients, contacting clients to understand their requirements, data processing and ensuring prompt and accurate answers to client queries. She is currently studying AAT level 4 in college alongside working for Williams Lester. In the future Aisha would like to complete the AAT qualification and is thinking about further education, such as getting her Chartered accounting status. Her hobbies and interests include socialising and going out with friends.

Joanne Collins

Senior Account Manager
Joanne joined the team in May 2018. She is fully qualified with the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT level 4) and holds a level 3 Diploma in computerised accountancy with the International Association of Bookkeepers (IAB). As Senior Accounts Manager, Joanne can advise on both business and personal taxation and give insight to clients on systems and procedures needed in business. As a working mum Joanne appreciates the constraints of time clients may experience and is always aware that a good work life balance is a priority to a good healthy business.

Want To Know More?

Please contact us today to book a meeting or even have an initial discussion on the range of accountancy and business services we can provide.