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Karl WattsManaging Director

Karl is the founder of Sunny Accountants and holds chartered status in both accountancy and taxation. He also plans to offer estate planning and probate work in the near future.

His specialisms include proactive tax advice and working with clients in the motor trade, the pub trade and with clients that use Quickbooks and Xero software.

Out of work, in between ferrying his 2 boys around to various clubs, he is in training for an Ironman triathlon.

Terry Watts

Terry Watts Director

Keeping it in the family, Terry is the wife of Karl and is responsible for ensuring the office runs smoothly and the bills get paid on time!

Terry works part time until the boys are old enough to go to school. She enjoys a Zumba class and swimming when she gets a break from the boys.

Tel Sutcliffe

Tel Sutcliffe Senior Accountant

Tel has joined us recently with a wealth of experience in the accountancy industry. He is a certified expert on Xero and Quickbooks software and happily trains our clients on how to use them. He prepares accounts, VAT returns and payroll. He also meets with clients to offer advice and assistance.

Away from work Tel is a keen golfer and continues his interest in football of a weekend too.

Kirsty Yates

Kirsty Yates Accounts Assistant

Kirsty is a certified advanced pro adviser on Quickbooks and she is currently studying towards her ACCA exams. She works in accounts production and bookkeeping.

Outside of work, she enjoys days out with her children.

Amber Morton

Amber Morton Apprentice Accountant

Amber joined us as an apprentice in 2017 and is studying for her AAT exams in accountancy.

While Amber isn’t at work, she loves to relax at home with cup of coffee and a new book.

Chris Smith

Chris Smith Payroll and Admin Team

Chris is a vital part of our payroll and admin team. You are also likely to come into contact with her if you telephone in or visit in person.

Out of work she enjoys line dancing, country walks and watching Derby County (and we still gave her a job!)

Denise Marsh

Denise Marsh Payroll and Admin Team

Denise’s role is very similar to Chris’. In her spare time she enjoys baking, walking and taking photos. She did stress not necessarily simultaneously!

Alfie Noseley

Alfie Noseley Apprentice Accountant

Alfie joined us as an apprentice in 2017 and is studying for his AAT exams in accountancy. Out of work Alfie enjoys socialising and reading.

Bobbie Logan

Bobbie Logan Semi Senior Accountant

In her spare time Bobbie enjoys studying, watching films & interesting documentaries and spending time with family and friends.

Sally Lunn

Sally Lunn AAT Qualified Bookkeeper

Sally is AAT Qualified Bookkeeper and is currently studying towards her AAT Level 4 exams.

Outside of work she enjoys aerial hoop, fitness and spending time with her daughter.

Ewelina Tomczak

Ewelina Tomczak Trainee Accountant

Ewelina joined us in 2018 and is studying for her AAT exams in accountancy. She is one of our Quickbooks experts and has a working knowledge of Xero software.

Out of work she enjoys yoga and spending time with her family.

Frances Lythgoe

Frances Lythgoe Client Manager

Frances is a Client Manager, holding chartered status in accountancy and currently working towards the same in taxation. She has advanced knowledge of all the popular online software packages and specialises in the motor trade and in the construction industry.

Frances manages her own portfolio of clients and that number is growing on a weekly basis because she sees the majority of new clients.

She doesn’t have any time for her own hobbies out of work - her time is spent either with her young family or studying!

Scott Holmes

Scott Holmes Trainee Accountant

Scott joined us in 2019 as a graduate following a year out which included volunteering in Tanzania, he will be studying towards his ACCA exams.

He enjoys socialising with friends, listening to music and studying.