Our amazing team of experienced professionals...

Our team are what makes our company!  We pride ourselves in being professional and personal, with attention to detail in everything we do.

our team

Meet the team

Sarah Shipton New

Sarah Shipton FMAAT FIAB

Director & Accountant
I work hard to ensure that Codex provides excellent customer service which would not be possible without the support and hard work of my loyal and dedicated team. I ensure we provide quality information in a timely manner as it’s essential that business owners can make informed decisions for their businesses.
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Betty Manser BSc MAAT AATQB

Senior Accounting Manager
My primary role is to assist Sarah in the general management of Codex Absolute Ltd, overseeing tasks and deadlines amongst the team. I also provide bookkeeping and accountancy services and am a Xero certified adviser.
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Salman Lohiya ACCA MAAT

I handle year-end accounts production for sole traders, partnerships and Limited companies. I also prepare personal and company tax returns ensuring clients remain compliant with deadlines. I'm xero certified, ACCA qualified, and enjoy learning about different industries and how they operate through working with clients.
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CA Nicola

Nicola Derrick

Senior Bookkeeper
I am AAT qualified since 2010 and have over 20 years’ experience in both industry and accountancy practice. I enjoy the challenge of all aspects of bookkeeping for a variety of clients and providing an excellent customer experience. I am particularly fascinated by Cloud technology and App integration and enjoy supporting small businesses with their financial requirements. I cover all areas of bookkeeping for Codex including processing invoices, bank and supplier reconciliations and credit control.
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CA Mirela

Mirela Alexe

I oversee the company financial data and compliance by maintaining accurate books on accounts payable and receivable, payroll, and daily financial entries and bank reconciliations.
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Tricia Slater AATQB

As a bookkeeper, it is my job to keep an accurate and detailed record of the money that is spent and received by my clients’ businesses, to minimise their VAT liability whilst ensuring HMRC compliance, to carry out their credit control, if required, and to provide reports summarising their in-year financial position.
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CA Serena

Serena Garde

Prior to joining Codex, I came from the Corporate World of Healthcare focusing on Sales and Marketing. Decided on a career change, studied Accountancy through AAT, and achieved my MAAT in January 2022 and opened a small practice later that year. Although a recent joiner to Codex, I am enjoying the experience in new client industries, and being part of a team again.
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Emma Fuller

Payroll Administrator and Bookkeeper
I process all payroll and pension transactions ensuring they comply with legislation and reporting requirements in time with deadlines. I also carry out bookkeeping duties for select clients providing maximum tax efficiency and ensuring the accuracy of records.

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Rachel Shaw

Business Administration & Customer care
I carry out a range of administration tasks including monitoring emails, filling, and updating client files. I provide support to all other team members to maximise their efficiency. I am also responsible for filing all returns such as self-assessment, VAT and limited company accounts once approved by the client.
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Fauzia Lohiya BSc CA

Self-assessment Tax
I prepare annual personal tax returns for a range of clients. I help clients to maximise their deductions in accordance with the relevant tax legislation, whilst ensuring that they meet their legal obligations in a timely manner. I am an ACA qualified chartered accountant who enjoys gaining a variety of experience as possible and building excellent client relationships.
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Bethany Wheeler

Bookeeper and Self-assessment Tax
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Just a few kind words from our lovely clients and associates


"We pride ourselves on our exceptional customer service, our proactive approach and our clever use of technology"