Company: Vision Consulting Address: The Gherkin, 28th Floor, 30 St Mary Axe, London, EC3A 8EP, UK Phone: 0207 469 4096 Fax: 0870 762 5273 Email: Office@vision-consulting.net Web: www.vision-consulting.net
Ones to Watch for 2016: The Best Boutique Accounting Firm Vision Consulting is a boutique firm of chartered accountants and registered auditors set up to service the business needs of their clients. We profile this dedicated firm and how it achieves this aim. Established in 2002, Vision Consulting was founded on the back of vast experience in accounting, with the firm’s Principal having worked for KPMG for many years, gaining invaluable experience in commercial accountancy. Since inception the firm has grown rapidly, and now serves a variety of clients ranging from individuals with a single residential property to major brands and corporations with vast portfolios. Services offered by the company include forensic accounting, assisting with internal audits, tax investigations, management consulting and full compliance support. By providing such a wide range of services the firm is able to exactly meet the needs of its clients. Vision Consulting is registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), which is the oldest accountancy body in the UK. Over 80% of the Companies on the FTSE 100 have a member of the ICAEW on their board, highlighting the prestige that the firm’s membership holds. The company is one of only 2,100 organisations in the world that are recognised by the ICAEW to train Chartered Accountants, which is an exceptional achievement. The firm’s commitment to staff training and technology enables them to serve clients around the world, with the company working for clients based in the UK, Dubai, Bahrain, Monaco, Saudi Arabia, Hong Kong, continental Europe, South America, South Asia and beyond. This diverse range of clients invests across the full corporate spectrum, with key markets including real estate, law, wholesale, retail, IT, manufacturing and many more.
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By offering high quality services Vision Consulting has a low client turnover, with much of its business stemming from existing clients who know that they cannot find better quality services anywhere else. The secret to the company’s success is its staff, who are passionate about offering great customer service and work diligently to meet every need. Each team member is carefully selected and trained to ensure that the firm’s values are reflected in everything they do. As members of the HAT group, an organisation which provides training, recruitment and compliance services to accountancy firms, Vision Consulting highlights its commitment to supporting its staff in providing the highest possible standards of service. Recently the firm has opened an office in London’s prestigious Gherkin, highlighting the firm’s success. For the past two years Vision Consulting have had over 35% growth in revenue year on year, and moving forward they are keen to build upon this success whilst continuing to offer clients the very highest quality of service. The firm has recently invested in its office, IT infrastructure and software systems so that they can maintain a quality service offering. In addition the firm are keen to expand their dedicated team in order to meet the increasing volume of clients, whilst retaining the standards that it prides itself on.