Reading: Goringe Accountants hires two to boost Thames Valley team

Goringe Accountants, the fast-growing accountancy firm with offices in London and Reading, has announced two new hires to its senior team as part of a recruitment drive.

Mandy Chubb joins the firm as head of management accounts and Risham Shaheen joins as chartered accountant. Chubb is an AAT qualified accountant with over 25 years industry experience. Previous roles have included international accounting assistant manager at Vistra International and management accountant at InMind Healthcare Group. FCCA-accredited Shaheen trained at FSPG and more recently held the role of client manager at a local Reading practice.

Goringe Accountants was founded in 2007 by managing director Nicky Goringe Larkin. Goringe’s mission is to become the number one, go-to choice of accountancy practices in the region, providing value and customer service. The company works with businesses across multiple sectors, including finance, legal and professional services, and in particular are recognised as specialists in the technology sector.

Commenting on the appointments, Nicky Goringe Larkin said: “It’s great to start the year with two such great hires who will be extremely valuable to the business as we continue to grow. For me, team is everything and I am always looking for the right people to join us. Mandy and Risham exemplify what we at Goringe stand for; a highly experienced, professional and dynamic team that cares about and understands our clients’ business in a fast-changing world.”

Chubb, who is based in Bracknell, commented: “I’m delighted to have joined Goringe at such an exciting time. The company ethos, which is very positive, friendly and supportive, really appealed to me. I look forward to further expanding my knowledge within a multi-client environment, as well as sharing my industry knowledge and experience, and managing and growing the management accounting team.

Basingstoke-based Shaheen commented: “I’m really looking forward to working with such a dynamic team, in a forward thinking and flexible environment and hope to help to improve efficiencies and productivity and increase the firm’s profitability.”