• Registered Auditors


    Business Advisers

  • Sam Chown, Director at Watson Associates

    Sam Chown


    Sam was appointed a Director in April 2015 having originally trained with the Company. His special skill sets centre around providing services to established and growing owner managed business clients.

  • Ian Hamblyn, Watson Associates

    Ian Hamblyn


    Ian has been a core part of the management team at Watson Associates for over 20 years and has built a first class reputation for business advice across the whole spectrum of SME businesses.

  • Richard Harris, Watson Associates

    Richard Harris

    BA FCA

    Richard joined Watson Associates in 1997 from a top six international practice. He advises on large corporate entities.

  • John Males, Watson Associates

    John Males


    John joined Watsons in 1998 having recently qualified (as an ACA) and was made Director in 1999. He has strong business advisory skills and is a keen networker in the Sussex region.

  • Steve Moore, Watson Associates

    Steve Moore


    A born enthusiast Steve teamed up with Martin in 1994 to acquire the business. He has vast experience in the corporate sector.

  • Mark Sellings, Watson Associates

    Mark Sellings


    Mark was appointed a Director in 2010 and has considerable experience in assisting a varied client portfolio of owner managed businesses.

  • Paul Severn, Watson Associates

    Paul Severn


    Paul joined the team in 2013 from a top London practice. Paul enjoys all aspects of general practice, particularly assisting with business advisory and tax planning for high growth entrepreneurial SME businesses.

  • Geoff Slater, Watson Associates

    Geoff Slater


    Geoff joined Watson Associates in 1999 from another mid sized Sussex based practice. His special skills centre around his ability to use his considerable experience in tax and business planning matters for his clients benefit.

  • Suzie Vine, Watson Associates

    Suzie Vine


    Suzie was appointed a Director in April 2015 having developed her skills at the company as a qualified assistant. Along with her abundant enthusiasm she brings a wealth of experience in tax planning and SME advisory services.

  • Paul Severn, Watson Associates

    George Hiller-Jones


    George joined Watsons in 2017 from a top 10 firm and was appointed as a Director in September 2020. George’s experience and skill set allow him to provide comprehensive and commercial advice to SME’s, Owner Managed Business’s and larger corporate clients.