Mike Turner ACA

Chartered Accountant and founding owner of Turner & Turner

With over 30 years of experience as a qualified Chartered Accountant, Mike Turner has specialist expertise in tax planning and helping businesses to grow and become more profitable.

He oversees the whole business with a caring and personal touch for all customers. His experience covers numerous industry sectors and companies of all shapes and sizes, and he enjoys taking a hands on approach to helping customers grow their business.

Before setting up Turner & Turner in 1996, Mike was previously a partner in national firm, BDO Stoy Heywood.


Henry Abell

Accounts Manager

Henry is a Chartered Certified Accountant responsible for audit and accounting compliance within the firm. Having joined Turner & Turner in 2012, he is an expert in helping small businesses develop and grow. His versatility means he can also provide additional support to our larger customers.


Jean Nelson

Payroll & VAT Manager

Jean is AAT qualified and has been the firm’s Payroll and VAT Manager for over six years. As well as running the VAT and payroll departments, Jean spends a considerable amount of her time helping customers with their bookkeeping systems, whether these are manual or computerised.

Jean is an expert in Xero, Free Agent, Sage, and Quick Books bookkeeping packages and has helped many of our customers develop and improve the accounting/bookkeeping side of their business. She is also the resident expert in all payroll matters.


Janet Carter

Personal Tax Manager

A former employee of HM Revenue & Customs/Inland Revenue, Janet is an expert in all personal tax matters, including capital gains tax. She oversees the preparation of all our customers’ personal tax returns. She is particularly good at advising HM Revenue & Customs when they have got it wrong! Janet has played an integral role in the business for over ten years.


Lynda Damsell

Administration Manager

Lynda has been with the firm for over six years and is responsible for all the firm’s day to day administrative issues, whether internal or customer facing. She acts as the first port of call for many of our customers when they need information with regard to their affairs. She also deals with most sales invoicing matters and credit control.