Meet our team

From cycling enthusiasts to musicians, we’re a diverse bunch!

Jonathan Hook

Managing Director

Jon has an economics degree. He is a CPA qualified accountant, as well as a qualified financial adviser and has been with us for 11 years. Jon plays many sports such as cricket, rugby and tennis in his free time. He also enjoys doing charity work which includes supporting the Lords Taverners, Priscilla Bacon Hospice, Big C (On Committees) Break, Nelson’s Journey, and EEAA.

Governor of Langley School, Treasurer Friends of Norwich School.

Ed Purnell

General Manager

Ed studied AAT and worked for two major food retailers in a management capacity for 18 years before joining Norwich Accountancy Services Ltd. Ed has been with us for six years and his favourite activities are kayaking and cycling.

Clare Farmer

P.A to Director/Credit Control

Clare started out in hotel management to then move on to P.A. for the managing partner for a firm of solicitors in St Helens for eight years. After that she was a customer care manager for a children’s activity holiday company for 18 years before taking a break and coming on board at Norwich Accountancy Services Ltd. Clare has been with us for two years. She loves travelling to her house in Italy and hopes to retire out there. She is a St Helen’s Rugby League fan and loves socialising.

David Rayner


David started working for a chartered accountant in 1989. He has since worked for several chartered and certified forms in the South East and East Anglia. He is an experienced, qualified professional accountant with over 30 years experience. He obtained his MICB qualification in 2020 and then joined Norwich Accountancy Services Ltd in May 2021. In his spare time, David spends time with his 4 children and he enjoys doing DIY. 

Rhys Berry

Tax Adviser

Rhys was an AAT student at Norwich Accountancy Services Ltd on unpaid work experience and worked up to a permanent position. He has been with us for five years. He is an aspiring musician and live music enthusiast. He has seen over 470 live acts!

Stefan Markovic

Tax Adviser

Stefan studied AAT through adult education. He is MAAT qualified. He has previously worked for Aviva and acquired tons of experience working abroad in Greece and the French Alps. Stefan has been with Norwich Accountancy Services Ltd. for nine years. He has a Virtual Reality Escape Room business and enjoys traveling as well as going to festivals.

Laura Bevan

Tax Adviser

Laura’s professional studies are ATT and CTA. She was born and grew up in London and started out as a tax trainee for an accountancy firm in Essex. She then moved to a large accountancy firm in central London where she was for over 10 years. In 2010, she moved to Norfolk and she has been with us for seven years. In her spare time Laura loves spending time with her family and friends.

Radita Dan


Radita has a bachelor’s degree in administration sciences. During the period 2008-2010 she completed master’s courses with the speciality: management of the public sector. She has been working with us for four months whilst completing her AAT level 2 course with the intention of doing further studies to qualify as an accountant. She enjoys swimming, playing tennis, cycling and reading.

Stewart Wright

Tax Adviser

Stewart studied AAT at Norwich Accountancy Services Ltd. He has previously worked at Sotheby’s London and has been with us for 11 years. He enjoys going on skiing and snowboarding holidays.

Paul Dixon

Tax Adviser

Paul is a fully qualified certified accountant since June 2004. He has been with Norwich Accountancy Services Ltd for 6 years. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, walking the dog, computing and gardening.

Emily Pye

Payroll Adviser/Trainee Accountant

Emily has been with Norwich Accountancy for 19 months, she is currently studying AAT, with the hope of specialising in accountancy and taxation. In her spare time, she enjoys socialising with friends, going to the gym and eating out at nice restaurants.

Get in Touch

Are you interested in learning more about our services? If so, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our team. We look forward to hearing from you.