On the evening of 3 March 2021, accounting practices and app partners across the UK, Ireland and South Africa were honoured at the slightly different yet amazing, online annual Xero Awards ceremony.
The Xero Awards are a celebration of excellence among the UK Xero Partners that help small businesses thrive around the globe. The Large Firm of the Year award boosts status as one of the foremost accounting, tax and business advisory firms.
The winners were selected by a panel of expert judges drawn from leading businesses and professional services firms within the region. The judges were extremely impressed with the team’s commitment and passion towards helping small businesses and described them as being an agile, innovative team that quickly found new ways to engage with clients through one of the toughest years we’ve seen.
The team which is headed up by Chris Oxley is made up of 11 other staff members; Stephen Grayson, Max Whiteley, Ali Netherwood, Talisa Pedley, Brandon Cherrett, Georgia Stoddard, Michelle Dale, Anne Gleave, Gareth Cliffe, Jack Green and Emma Bottom.
Mark Robertson, Managing Partner at UHY Hacker Young, said, “As always, the competition was tough for the Xero Awards this year. We are delighted that the team has been awarded the Large Firm of the Year Award which is a testament to both the quality of their work and the level of commitment they have to their roles, but also the high calibre of staff we have at UHY.
UHY Manchester are the centre of excellence in the UHY UK Group. This was demonstrated through the teams passion towards helping small businesses as they found new innovate ways to engage with clients through one of the toughest years we’ve seen.
It’s fantastic that these efforts have been recognised and I look forward to continuing the current momentum throughout 2021”.