Matthew Coleman

ACCA

Business Services and Audit Manager

"I ensure that I am always there for my clients, whatever they may need and answer their questions as quickly as I can."

I am always there for my clients, whatever they may need and answer their questions as quickly as I can to ensure that they always have a comprehensive overview of their business affairs.

I provide advice on accounts matters, business formation and provide general advice on direct and indirect taxation to many of the firm’s SME clients, including family owned business operating across a variety of sectors. I ensure that our clients’ businesses are fully compliant and provide them with insight into any potential updates to legislation, both from HMRC and on any new Companies Acts.

If you’re interested…
After completing my degree in Business Administration from Anglia Ruskin, I joined Gerald Edelman as a trainee in 2002. I became qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 2006 and now manage a team providing general accounting advice and carrying out audits for many of the firm’s clients.

What is the most daring thing you’ve ever done?
I attended an absolutely unforgettable Oktoberfest with a German client… in London!

What is the most exciting thing on your bucket list?
I would love to visit Cornwall to experience the simple beauty of the English countryside.

What one piece of advice would you give your 10-year-old self?
Trust your gut instinct – it’s never wrong.

If you could have any superpower, what would it be?
The ability to pause time – I could savour every moment and enjoy the sheer peace and quiet.