Our team

Richard Dixon

Managing Partner, Senior Accountant & SME Business Specialist

Richard took on his own practice in 2012. Before that, in a career spanning 23 years, he worked for accountancy firms Price Waterhouse Coopers and David Jones & Co. and as Financial Director for an International Listed Company.

It’s plain to see he’s good with numbers (he has a BSc in Mathematics to prove it!) but more importantly he has a solid track record of transforming numbers into indispensable advice that will bring measurable impact to business finances.

He is a fellow of both the Institute of Financial Accountants and the Federation of Tax Advisors.


Denise Finch

Assistant Accountant and Vat and Payroll Specialist

Denise brings a wealth of experience to the book keeping role at Intuitive having worked in food, clothing and engineering industries as an assistant accountant for 35 years. Denise loves new technology and loves our Cloud accounting software.

We like having Denise on our team because, with her meticulous eye for detail, her work is always 120% accurate!


David Lightfoot

Senior Accountant

David has been an accountant since 2001 and obtained full membership of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants in 2007. He has experience dealing with clients in a wide range of industries with a practical and common sense approach to accounting.


Amy Armstrong

Bookkeeper and Auto Enrolment Specialist

Amy is a hardworking, cheerful and friendly individual who joined the Intuitive team in August 2015. As well as helping to provide administration support to the Intuitive team, and helping with Payroll, Amy has recently started book keeping for our clients having become a cloud accounting wizard and is enjoying the new challenges.

Prior to joining Intuitive, Amy had a long and varied administration and reception based career, from working in a large Hull secondary school in the Admin Department and arranging all staff cover for the school, to more recently running the main reception desk and providing admin support at a large company in the city centre, dealing with large numbers of the public on a day to day basis as well as advisors and managers within the company.


Julie Dixon

Client Relationship Manager

Prior to joining Intuitive Accounting, Julie spent 25 years in a senior claims role, with an International Listed Company. She brings to Intuitive Accounting her extensive experience in negotiation and diplomacy and her technical and legal expertise.

She works to inspire, influence and motivate others to perform effectively. She keeps us all in order and on the ball!

She puts people at ease and is able to communicate effectively with our clients on a number of levels. Her vision and foresight enable her to quickly identify how best to serve our clients’ needs.


Karen Harford

Senior Accountant and VAT & Payroll Specialist

Karen is the longest serving member of the team. She works within the company on all areas of accounting, providing expert VAT and PAYE advice to our clients and producing final accounts.

We like having Karen on our team because she is methodical, conscientious and enjoys liaising with her long-established client base.

She is hard working, very reliable and offers an excellent and meticulous service to our clients.


Nicki Stewart

Personal Tax Advisor & Client Manager

Before moving over to accountancy, Nicki worked for 18 years as Directors Secretary at a Toyota dealership, gaining a wealth of experience in this administrative role.

Nicki is now responsible for the preparation of self-assessment tax returns and assists with payroll and bookkeeping duties, alongside the varied and busy role of providing administrative support to the team.

We like having her on our team because she is very good with clients, pays close attention to detail and keeps us in check – she is meticulous!

Nicki has many years’ experience within accountancy practice and has a sound knowledge of self assessment.

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