Accountants In Preston, Lancashire


Andrew Makin ACA CTA

Andrew Makin FCA CTA

Andrew joined Whitehead & Aldrich in 1988. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1991 and qualified as a member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation in 1994.

His expertise is brought to bear when advising on special taxation projects and he is responsible for the firm’s personal and corporate tax compliance. He has broad experience in taxation matters providing advice on income tax, capital gains tax, corporation tax, inheritance tax and trust planning.  In addition he advises on property taxation, sale-of-business and retirement related issues.

Andrew is married with two children and spends much of his spare time swimming, walking and spending time with his family.

Jonathan Hughes-Deane FCA

Jonathan Hughes-Deane FCA

Jonathan joined Whitehead & Aldrich in 1996, became a Partner in 2005 and has a particular interest in the development and growth of existing owner-managed businesses. He also enjoys helping new start-up businesses raise finance and prepare business plans including profit & loss and cash flow projections.

He is experienced in Audit & Assurance, Management Accounts, IT, Cloud Accounting, Forecasting and Social Media. He is an expert on Xero and is keen to help clients work ON their business rather than IN their business.

Jonathan is married with three young children. In his spare time he enjoys watching F1, playing football and golf but his main hobby is spending quality time with his family and friends.

Personal Tax Manager

Ellen Gregory

Payroll Manager

Barbara Smith


James Jensen ACA

Audit & Accounts Team

Stewart Woodward
John Talbot
Matthew Latham MAAT
Yvonne Carruthers MAAT
Emily Ingham ACA
Jack Yerkess

Secretarial Services

Donna Serdiville
Sarah Gallagher