The judges agreed Jeffreys Henry LLP exudes a deep sense of confidence that comes from being embedded in its niche – hospitality – and knowing the industry inside out. It understands the unique challenges of this industry, tackling them in an innovative matter and displaying thought leadership in the process.

A clear, sophisticated advisory service aims to meet the challenges of clients and the industry as a whole. But it very deliberately mixes this with practical support in the form of an outsourced finance function, which has boosted income by 50%.

Jeffreys Henry LLP firm has an impressive roster of clients. In a brand-conscious sector, it has achieved impressive financial results with fee income up 21% in the past year.

Its quarterly Directors’ Club brings together restaurant directors and industry experts to share best practice and discuss key industry challenges. Another indication of the level at which Jeffreys Henry LLP operates.

How did it feel to win Specialist Team of the Year?

Winning this major industry accolade was the ultimate testament of the commitment and passion our team has to provide innovative, high-quality services to the restaurant and hospitality sector.

How has winning the Accounting Excellence Award for Specialist Team of the Year impacted your firm?

The sense of pride and excitement soon trickled down to clients and other stakeholders. We were promoting the win on our website and to clients. The award validated our credibility to both existing and potential new clients.

What advice would you give to anyone entering the awards? Or thinking of entering the awards?

Only the most innovative, disruptive and challenging teams to enter… but the benefits are clear. As a result of this award, our re-brand and a mix of other marketing activities, we’ve seen our new business enquiries quadruple in the months following the win.