The Team

Our people are our heart

We are a diverse bunch, from Baby Boomers, to Millennials and Generation Z. Working Mums and Dads, to part timers, full timers and those who could have retired!
Whilst we are all different, there are some common traits that draw our team together.
Adrian Hedwig
Consultant
Bio

Adrian joined Fiscale in 2021 as part of the technical team as a consultant and is part way through his ATT qualification. When Adrian is not at work, he likes to spend his time traveling across Europe, visiting family and supporting a variety of European youth conferences.


Alenka Jessop
Assistant R&D Tax Manager
Bio

Alenka Joined the Technical team in 2018 and since joining has become an Assistant R&D Tax Manager who is ATT qualified and is currently studying for her final CTA exams. Alenka loves all things Disney and spent her honeymoon is Disneyland Florida after getting married in 2021.


Bazil Malik
Consultant
Bio

Bazil Joined Fiscale in 2022 as part of the technical team as a consultant and is currently working towards his tax qualifications. In his down time, he likes spending time building computers, travelling, and watching a variety of sports on the TV.


David Taylor
Technical Director
Bio

David joined Fiscale in 2022 as an R&D Technical Director, he is CTA qualified and has previously headed up R&D teams for some of the biggest accountancy firms. Away from Fiscale, David enjoys playing racket sports and previously had a world ranking in Real Tennis.


Eve Hopley
Technical Director
Bio

Eve trained firstly as a scientist and then as a tax accountant. She holds a First Class Masters degree in Chemistry from the University of St Andrews, where she specialised in solid oxide fuel cells and biofuels. After graduating in 2013, she joined the EY Cambridge' tax team, where she trained as a Chartered Accountant, qualifying in 2016. Eve then undertook her Chartered Tax Advisor training and qualified as a CTA in 2018. Her role at EY involved the organisation and management of the annual corporation tax compliance cycle for her clients. This included current and deferred tax calculations under FRS 101 and FRS 102, for inclusion in statutory accounts, the preparation of Corporation Tax computations, R&D claims, Patent Box claims, Controlled Foreign Company analysis, interest restriction analysis, advice on Tax Strategy, Senior Accounting Officer, Country by Country Reporting, restructuring and resolving HMRC enquiries. Eve’s client base at EY was mainly UK groups and US inbounds in the R&D, recycling and technology sectors.

The next step in Eve’s career was to join the in-house corporation tax team for a global pharmaceutical company where she worked on the UK corporation tax compliance as well as tax provisions for the quarterly financial reporting.

Eve’s drive to combine her scientific and tax technical expertise led her to join Fiscale in June 2019, as our R&D Tax Manager. Eve enjoys understanding all the interesting projects our clients are undertaking and being able to support their businesses using R&D and Patent tax reliefs.


John Mayhew
Chairman
Bio

After a successful career in developing technology businesses in his ownership; John retired in 2012 having sold his software business. Three weeks later, bored, he conceived Fiscale as a client-centric R&D tax Credit advisors. He is an active non-executive Chairman and is a keen cyclist and tennis player.


Joseph Webster-Davis
New Business Executive
Bio

Joe has been a long serving member of the team at Fiscale, originally joining as an apprentice in the tax team, moving up in the team to a managerial position and now resides on the New Business Development team working on developing and strengthening relationships with new and existing client. When Joe is not in the office, he is probably ticking off another capital city in Europe, with the hope to visit all of them by 2030.


Karen Mayhew
Non-executive Director
Bio

Karen’s career was spent in social housing, becoming CEO of Havebury Housing with 6000 properties, 200 staff and a capitalisation of £300 million.  Retired since 2019, Karen is a Non-Executive Director of three housing-related organisations


Lucie Mayhew
Director Human Resources
Bio

Lucie has worked for Fiscale since 2016 as the HR Director, and was instrumental in managing the process that lead to the company’s successful IIP Gold award accreditation. In her spare time Lucie enjoys trips to the cinema and is a self-styled Cinephile.


Melvin Thevarajan
Consultant
Bio

Melvin Joined Fiscale in 2022 as part of the technical team as a consultant, he is just starting the process of becoming ATT qualified. In his spare time Melvin loves to travel, and try to attend a live sporting event in every country that he visits.


Moizzul Kamali
Assistant R&D Tax Manager
Bio

Moizzul joined Fiscale in 2022 and took on the role of an Assistant R&D Tax Manager on the technical team. In his spare time Moizzul loves watching Mixed Martial Arts and is currently learning Jujutsu.


Neil Butler
IT Manager
Bio

With a broad background within the data communication sector, Neil joined Fiscale in 2017 as the IT and Systems Manager and has over time built up a wealth of experience in this field. He has a passion for two wheels, both pedal and petrol driven.


Oliver Mountford
Assistant R&D Tax Manager
Bio

Ollie joined Fiscale in 2020. After the recent exam success, Ollie is now a member of the Association of Tax Technicians. He has an impressive vinyl collection and trains Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in his evenings.


Sharon Borowy
Financial Controller
Bio

Sharon joined Fiscale in 2017 as the Financial Controller. She can often be found out on a run trying to achieve a new ‘personal best’ and is usually near the top of our companies fitness challenges.


Steve Elsom
Chief Operating Officer
Bio

Steve enjoyed a long and successful career with Lloyds Banking Group, with over twenty years’ experience in senior leadership roles. He joined Fiscale in June 2022 and brings a broad range of skills and attributes to the role. Always ‘on the front foot’, Steve is keen to develop the business and create a sustainable platform for future growth. In his spare time, Steve is an accredited cricket umpire, an enthusiastic golfer and a mad keen Spurs fan!


Tilly Clarke
R&D Tax Manager
Bio

Tilly joined Fiscale in 2018 and is now Assistant R&D tax manager, she has also obtained her ATT status and is working towards becoming a Chartered Tax Advisor. In her free time, Tilly loves to travel and to experience new cultures, while trying some new foods along the way.


New Business Partners

Louise Barth
R&D Tax Credit Consultant
07775 021365
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Jonathan Buckle
R&D Tax Credit Consultant
07790 001973
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Jacqui Stoneman
R&D Tax Credit Consultant
07747 698169
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Alex Forbes
R&D Tax Credit Consultant
07805 791750
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