Intelligence

Intelligence

Understand Today to help shape Tomorrow

The DAINSevolve team will work with you to build your financial reporting systems to ensure you never lose sight of how your business is performing today. This knowledge is critical when making the right decisions for the future. We will help you to forecast cash so that you can take advantage of new opportunities and make your money work for you.

Our evolveIQ Services:

App Integrations

Automate, integrate and innovate.  Build a reporting systems that seamlessly integrates all software packages within your business.  Explore the app marketplace to ensure that you are utilising the latest processing technologies.

Budgeting

Produce a budget and track your performance.

Business Planning

Harness the power of high quality planning – it’s what the world’s best businesses do but many others never start.

Cashflow is the lifeblood of your business

We know that not all businesses have access to their cashflow; and that it’s difficult to manage.  Our solution solves this for you as we believe looking forward is an essential part of managing your business.  Being able to see future opportunities and also deal with an uncertainty is vital to you.  If you know what’s coming you are in a brilliant position to deal with it which will give you peace of mind in future decisions.

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Cashflow Forecasting - Long

Integrated Profit & Loss, Balance Sheet and Cashflow forecasting. Helping you to manage your cashflow, review the impact of planned future events, such as new customer growth, capital expenditure, tax payments and dividends. Perfect for supporting applications for funding based on anticipated borrowing requirements.

Cashflow Forecasting - Short

We have short term cashflow management solutions helping you to take control of cashflow and navigate the day to day challenges of running a business and successfully managing your working capital.

Financial Modelling

Create an extra edge to your planning through intelligent use of financial and scenario modelling. Why not think about the what if’s and then bring them to life in numbers?

Goal Alignment

Plan a clear business strategy based on realistic and measurable targets to align the focus of all team members.

Growth Advisory

One to one consulting to develop your growth strategy. Get the inside track on scaling up your business and how to fund growth.

KPI Tracking

Identify key business metrics and monitor performance helping you to focus your business and achieve your goals.

Software Transition Services

Whether you are moving to the cloud or simply upgrading your systems. We can work with you to ensure that this is a seamless process.

System & Process Improvements

Is your financial reporting system holding you back?  We can carry out a full and detailed review of your reporting systems to ensure that you produce accurate and up to date financial reports as efficiently as possible.

Don’t forget about our reportingIQ services if you need assistance with book keeping and management accounts.

Looking to take it to the next level?

Development is our partnership with you on the road to continued success.

The Experts

Specialists in working with businesses like yours. We will help you to make more money, save tax, manage cashflow and grow the business.

Phil Brailsford

Philip Brailsford

Position: Accountancy and Business Services Manager
Phone: 01283 507968
Email: pbrailsford@dains.com

My passions are playing squash and spending time with my young family

Phil works with a mixture of owner-managed businesses, property landlords, partnerships and sole traders dealing with personal tax compliance matters such as completion of self-assessment tax returns and completion of P11d forms.  He and his team also provide tax advice on income extraction forms for limited companies, capital gains tax and inheritance tax.

 

Philip Brailsford

Accountancy and Business Services Manager

My passion is playing squash

Stacy Brown

Stacy Brown

Position: Accountancy and Business Services Manager
Phone: 07904 424454
Email: sbrowndains.com

If I wasn’t an accountant, I would have been a midwife

Stacy is part of our Evolve team working across multiple offices, her role involves providing owner-managed businesses with not only compliance services but day-to-day support for their finance function to ensure timely and accurate information is available. She believes that in order to provide a proactive and cost-effective service, understanding the business and the people behind it is crucial.

Stacy Brown

Accountancy and Business Services Manager

My alternative career would have been a midwife

Amanda Roome

Amanda Roome

Position: Accountancy and Business Services Manager
Phone: 01332 821 140
Email: aroome@dains.com

My passion is my children and my family

Amanda works closely with the Partners and colleagues to ensure owner-managed businesses are given the support they need, tailoring the approach to each client depending on their specific needs and requests. Amanda believes that understanding each client and their values is key to maintaining a good client relationship and providing the best results.

Amanda Roome

Accountancy and Business Services Manager

My passion is my children

Adam Thompson

Adam Thompson

Position: Accounting and Business Services Manager
Phone: 01543 261 266 | 07943 193 888
Email: athompson@dains.com

My favourite film is “You’re gonna need a bigger boat” – Jaws

Adam is responsible for growing and managing the commercial service offering in the Staffordshire region. Adam has a varied portfolio of clients including agricultural, manufacturing, retail and engineering businesses.

Adam Thompson

Accounting and Business Services Manager

My favourite film is Jaws

Tom Glendenning

Tom Glendenning

Position: DAINSevolve Cloud Accounting Consultant
Phone: 0121 272 1339
Email: tglendenning@dains.com

My passion is Luton Town Football Club and anything with an engine!

Tom started in the world of accountancy, just as Making Tax Digital for VAT was becoming slightly more than a rumour. As a result, cloud accounting is almost all he’s ever known. Tom has achieved certifications in a mammoth range of cloud accounting software platforms and is passionate to maintain the certifications by continuing to gain a further detailed working knowledge of the software platforms and their connected apps & systems.

Tom has attended various accounting software conferences which have given him the exposure to speak first hand to many software and app developers about the needs of clients, and how the software systems can cater to those needs.

Tom Glendenning

DAINSevolve Cloud Accounting Consultant

My passion is Luton Town FC

Jessica Howard

Jessica Howard

Position: DAINSevolve Cloud Accounting Consultant
Phone: 01332 977945
Email: jhoward@dains.com

My passion is dancing, interior design & cooking (not all at once!)

Since starting Dains in 2018, Jessica has spent time expanding her knowledge on a range of cloud accounting software platforms. Jessica really enjoys learning more about the platforms and maintains software certifications to guarantee the best service when engaging with and helping clients with queries they may have.

With help from the Cloud Accounting team, Jessica has experience with specifically targeting common problem areas and helps address these areas with clients during informative sessions. Jessica is passionate about working with clients to make their internal processes more efficient by embracing the software’s capabilities and ultimately producing clean data on which informed decisions can be based upon.

Jessica Howard

DAINSevolve Cloud Accounting Consultant

My passion is dancing, interior design & cooking

Laura Harwood

Laura Harwood

Position: DAINSevolve Cloud Accounting Consultant
Phone: 01889 503003
Email: lharwood@dains.com

I am fascinated by Crime Scene Investigation.

Laura started her accounting career with Dains back in 2012 as an apprentice within Commercial Services. Over the years Laura has put her hand to most area’s of accounting such as compliance, payroll, tax returns etc, but soon realised that cloud accounting was the route she wanted to pursue. By obtaining and maintaining various software certifications, Laura can see how cloud accounting software can transform the efficiency of your bookkeeping, streamline your finances and provide real-time information on your numbers.

Laura has experience working with a large number of businesses on converting and integrating them onto a wide range of cloud accounting software platforms in many different industries. The innovation of cloud accounting has allowed her to advise businesses further by collating and interpreting data to create meaningful insights into how the business is truly performing.

 

Laura Harwood

DAINSevolve Cloud Accounting Consultant

I am fascinated by crime scene investigation