In house experts

Haworths offers rural and farming businesses a best-of-both-worlds service with a combination of in-house expertise and friendly, local service. 

That means that you can always be confident of senior level involvement on a day-to-day basis and a genuine passion for helping you keep your business in excellent financial shape.

Mark Schofield: As a director of Haworths, Mark has been with the company for 30 years and remains passionate about delivering personal service that makes a difference to clients’ businesses.  He remains hands on with clients and works closely with the Settle and Bentham teams.

David Whittaker: David is our farming and rural business manager and has been with the company for over 17 years. Our Settle office was established in 1994 and, over the past 20 years, has been instrumental in significantly growing our client base among the farming and rural business community across both Yorkshire and Lancashire.

Ian Wood: Haworths acquired Ian Wood’s accountancy practice in Settle and Bentham in 2008 and Ian has remained with the business ever since, continuing to work with his long-established client base of farming and rural businesses.

Alison Haigh: Based at our Settle & Bentham offices, Alison joined us form Kneill & Co.  Alison specialises in helping small rural businesses to keep their finances in check. A ‘Quick Books’ expert, she is available to assist clients with tax, accounts and bookkeeping issues.