Director Profiles

Alison Daniels

Alison Daniels FCA Managing Director

Alison qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1977 in a West End practice in London.

After qualifying she moved to Smith & Williamson in London and spent 10 years working in specialised sectors such as farming, landed estates, studs and trusts before heading up the Small Business Department.

Since becoming a partner in Hughes Waddell in April 1989 her role has included being the Technical Audit Partner on clients such as charities, pension funds, Financial Services Authority regulated entities and solicitors.

Alison has a varied portfolio of clients and has a great deal of experience in assisting start-up businesses.


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Nick Dodd ACA Audit and accounts director

Nick qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1997 and has considerable experience in auditing and also provides accountancy support and financial advice to small and medium sized companies, LLPs, partnerships and sole proprietors.


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Paul Heighes ACA FCCA Accounts and Business Development Director

Paul is both a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Certified Accountant.

Since joining Hughes Waddell from a top ten practice in 2007 Paul has continued to work closely with a number of small and medium sized enterprises. In addition to providing day to day support to established business Paul also has a great deal of experience assisting start-ups.