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eet the team here. If you require further information you can visit our services section, find out more about us and see what people have to say. Visit our help section to find out more about where to get help. If you wish to book a free initial consultation simply contact us.

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Meet the team…

Jason Steedman <span style="color:darkolivegreen;font-weight:lighter;font-size: 16px;">ACCA</span>

Jason Steedman ACCA

Director

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ason has over two decades of experience in accountancy, finance and technology gained in London, Edinburgh and Manchester with Deutsche Bank, Baillie Gifford, Edinburgh Partners and, most recently, BNY Mellon where he was Fund Accounting Vice President.





Jason has a BSc in Mathematics from Heriot Watt University, Investment Management Certificate (IMC), Investment Administration Qualification (IAQ), PRINCE 2 Practitioner status and is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).





Jason works with clients across many sectors and specialises in helping start-up companies launch and grow, implement systems and access funding and tax reliefs.

Ricky Steedman

Ricky Steedman

Managing Director

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icky worked as an Investigator in the Inland Revenue for over 20 years before founding Steedman & Company in 1987, giving him the experience and knowledge that’s enabled him to help so many clients over the years.

His appearance on a Channel 4 television programme about the inside workings of Revenue and Customs was watched by 4.1m, sealing his status as one of the most highly respected tax consultants working in Scotland today.

Ricky leads all tax investigation and COP 9 cases, using his extensive knowledge to help people reach a positive resolution to their situation.

Fiona Tait

Fiona Tait

VAT Accountant

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iona has worked at Steedman and Company for over 20 years, looking after the VAT and accounts for a vast range of clients and business types.

As leader of the VAT team, Fiona is responsible for ensuring that all of Steedman and Company’s VAT clients are up to date with their latest calculations, submissions, and returns on a periodic basis. Fiona also looks after our clients up to the point of final accounts preparation.

Kirstin Strachan <span style="color:darkolivegreen;font-weight:lighter;font-size: 16px;">CIPD</span>

Kirstin Strachan CIPD

Operations Manager

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irstin is Diploma qualified in Human Resource Management and has 15 year’s management experience within a variety of professional sectors. Kirstin is responsible for the day to day running of our busy Howe Street head office, our internal HR function, virtual office, business operations, IT support, compliance and support team.

In addition, Kirstin provides consultancy services in HR and Tech support to clients.

Becky McGill

Becky McGill

Senior Associate

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ecky joined in 2013 as a trainee direct from school. Having worked her way up through various roles in the company and overseeing the payroll team, she is now proficient in all leading cloud platforms, specialising in Xero and FreeAgent set-up and migrations, and works on all aspects of accounts production and tax compliance.

Becky has completed the Modern Apprentice qualification of SVQ Level 3 Business & Administration, is fully trained in Sage 50 Payroll, XERO Advisor Certified and is currently working towards her ACCA qualification.

Joe Connolly

Joe Connolly

Accounts Assistant

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oe joined Steedman and Company in 2019 via our Modern Apprenticeship scheme. He joins us straight from school where he found he had a passion for mathematics and decided a career in accountancy was for him. Joe supports the accounts department and helps with tax investigation administration.

Ryan Nellies

Ryan Nellies

Accounts Assistant

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yan joined us in 2019 through our Modern Apprenticeship scheme. He joins us straight from school where he attained excellent results in his Highers, specifically in Mathematics, Business and Statistics. Ryan supports the accounts and payroll departments.

Juneyt Mehmed

Juneyt Mehmed

Associate

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uneyt joined Steedman in late 2019 as Associate. Juneyt has a Second Class Honours Degree in Accounting and is currently undertaking his ACCA exams. Juneyt is part of our accountancy team, working on various client projects. He is a highly efficient member of the team in addition to being multilingual.

Kyle Ferguson

Kyle Ferguson

Project Administrator

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yle joined Steedman under our apprenticeship scheme straight from school. Kyle is organised and deals with project administration for the firm. He is focused on our migration of software and of our reduction and reliance on paper.

Mhairi Lee

Mhairi Lee

Receptionist

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hairi joined Steedman in late 2019 as our Receptionist under our Modern Apprenticeship programme. Mhairi is highly organised, an excellent communicator and acts as team PA. She is bright and welcoming and your first point of contact when visiting or calling our office.