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Growth Spurt May to July 2020: The Survive-Pivot/Adapt-Thrive trilogy!

With the advent of the COVID-19 crisis we pivoted our Business Leader Groups (BLG) model to a series of one-hour monthly webinars. In this challenging period, we stimulated critical discussions required between leaders to share best practice as they navigate through this period of surviving, pivoting/adapting and thriving during the COVID-19 crisis. Topics and strategies… Read More

These Times are a Little Too Interesting!

19 March – Some practical advice from our Corporate Tax Partner, Brian Jukes. It seems that someone must have been overusing the phrase “may you live in interesting times” because they are certainly getting their wish at the moment.  If you look up the origin of this phrase it appears that it was not Chinese,… Read More

The Drive Towards Electric Vehicles

Somehow the start of a new year always gets us thinking about big plans and what the future might have in store for us.  For me, on a practical level, this has meant thinking about the replacement of my car which is coming to the end of its PCP term and that got me thinking about… Read More

PODCAST Martin Gibbs on the Exploring Excellence podcast

Dafferns Managing Partner, Martin Gibbs, was the guest on the December 2019 edition of Lyn Bromley’s Exploring Excellence podcast. They discussed making the complex simple, building relationships, service excellence in action, investing in the Dafferns team to develop their potential, maximise their performance and deliver excellent service.  They also discuss the digital revolution and slightly… Read More

AGN International EMEA Conference 2019 in Cyprus

The 2019 AGN International EMEA Conference took place in Limassol, Cyprus in June 2019. Dafferns are active members of AGN International, one of the world’s largest associations of separate and independent accounting firms. Our membership of AGN ideally places us to connect Dafferns clients doing business abroad and help overseas clients do business in the… Read More

The importance of remaining excellent, connected and individual

Despite the BREXIT fiasco, the UK is still open for business This article was first published in the May / June 2019 issue of C&W In Business, The Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber’s official magazine With the 29 March departure date missed, along with the 12 April deadline, our fate appears to have been deferred until… Read More

‘The world is your oyster’ How Dafferns help clients do business around the world

‘The world is your oyster’ has never been truer than it is today. Technological advancements mean important information can be attained at the click of a button, or people in different cities, or even countries, can work on the same project simultaneously via the cloud. Quite simply there are no longer geographical boundaries to business…. Read More

AGN International EMEA Conference 2018 in Edinburgh

Dafferns are proud to be members of AGN International, one of the largest associations of independent accounting firms in the world. AGN International:  excellent;  connected;  individual Represented in 80 countries, with 182 member firms, 455 offices and 9,638 people The 2018 Regional Meeting in Edinburgh was expanded to include the whole EMEA Region (Europe, Middle East and Africa), with over 100 delegates attending,… Read More

Mindshop UK Conference 2018

Dafferns have been part of Mindshop since 2005, with Martin Gibbs and Richard Miller both Accredited Mindshop Advisers. The people, ideas, influences, insights, tools and technology we have met, absorbed and adopted though Mindshop, have become some of our key differentiators as trusted advisors The June 2018 UK Conference in London, one of three Mindshop conferences… Read More

Get connected internationally

UK businesses are increasingly seeing international expansion as a fundamental part of their growth strategy. This can range from smaller businesses looking to export into another overseas market for the first time, right through to a multinational company wanting to set up a permanent establishment in another country. To help our clients with that transition and provide a seamless international service, Dafferns joined… Read More