MEET THE TEAM
Chartered Accountant | Chartered Financial Planner
Founder of Culverhouse & Co, John is passionate about really understanding people & their businesses and offering proactive accountancy & financial planning advice; allowing businesses to grow and life ambitions to be realised.
In his spare time he is most commonly found on the squash court or enjoying time with his family.
Chartered Accountant | Chartered Certified Accountant
David heads up the accountancy team, and has been part of the Culverhouse team for over 16 years. His ethos is to take away the pressure from business owners by promptly and accurately helping them fulfil their compliance obligations.
His focus then turns to 'adding value' to the businesses.
Oh, and did I mention he's a pretty loyal Charlton Athletic fan!
Independent Financial Adviser (Qualified)
As an Independent Financial Adviser, Claire is able to provide the advice that is best for each individual.
She believes firmly in building close working relationships with clients, working in the way that suits the client best, at the pace that is most comfortable for them.
Claire enjoys good food, walking & spending time with her family.
Chartered Management Accountant | Chartered Certified Accountant
Radha has 15 years' experience, incorporating both accountancy and business management, across a variety of industries from telecommunications to banking to manufacturing. As well as her accountancy qualifications, she holds an MBA from the University of Wales.
She enjoys working for a local firm with a wide-ranging client base.
Radha is a keen photographer, enjoys arts and crafts and playing chess.
Nirmala recently returned to accountancy, a career that she first embarked on in 1998. In 2020 she completed her AAT Level 2 and 3 qualifications and is now working towards her Level 4. These qualifications complement the ICAEW cost accounting qualification she gained early in her career, plus a year spent as a trainee in an international bank.
The intervening years were spent working in her family IT business and as a photographer.
In her spare time Nirmala enjoys trekking, an interest which started while she was living in India and belonged to the Himalayan Trekking Society. She also enjoys cooking vegetarian food.
Ann has over 30 years’ experience in the banking industry, in areas including ISAs, commercial lending, relationship banking and customer facing roles. This is coupled with strong payroll management experience.
Her role at Culverhouse & Co allows her to combine her industry knowledge, administration expertise and customer service skills. She also looks forward to the professional development opportunities available.
Away from the office, she enjoys socialising with her friends over a meal and visiting the cinema.
Ben completed his A Levels in June 2019 and was keen to embark on a career in accountancy, having always enjoyed maths at school.
He wanted to combine this interest with the customer service experience he has gained from a holiday job. Finding a practice that would be supportive during the early stages of his career was important to Ben.
To unwind he enjoys watching football and walking his dog.
Jennifer achieved excellent results in A Level Maths, Further Maths, Spanish and Business in Summer 2021; she also has a qualification in GCSE Finance amongst 9 other GCSEs.
Her role at Culverhouse & Co allows her to combine her interest in these subjects and work across both the Financial Planning and Accountancy sides of the practice.
In her spare time she enjoys crafting and spending time with her dogs.
Natalie completed A Levels in Maths, Further Maths and IT in 2017. After her Sixth Form studies she worked for a major UK retailer and entered onto their management programme, providing her with an insight into business management.
Moving to Culverhouse & Co has allowed her to pursue a career in accountancy, utilising her strength in maths.
In her spare time she enjoys country walking with her dog and has recently enjoyed trips to the Lake District and the Isle of Wight.
Marketing Manager | BA (Hons) | CIM Advanced Certificate in Marketing
An all-round marketer with 20+ years' experience who loves helping people-centric organisations to spread the word about their services to those individuals who would benefit best from them.
She's also passionate about excellent customer service.
Archaeology, swim-training and the great outdoors make her tick.