Meet the Team

Charles Goldstein

Director F.C.A

Charles was born in London and grew up in Finchley. After finishing school and spending two years abroad he joined the accountancy practice Leigh Carr & Co. qualifying as a Chartered Accountant. Charles has gained a wide range of experience dealing with the self-employed; small and medium sized companies and high net worth individuals during his 30 in practice.

When Charles is not at work he enjoys cycling, watching football and spending time with his wife, four children and grand children.

 

James Goldstein

Accountant

James is a Management Consultant who trained at top four accountancy firm Ernst and Young and specialises in business development and advice, accounting software, sale and purchase of businesses, and financial and business management.

Howard Weintrob FCA CTA DipPFS

Consultant

Howard, a Chartered Accountant by profession, leads the team of accountants and business consultants at Redwoods Accountancy Services in Hertfordshire.

In addition to being a highly experienced Chartered Accountant, Howard has been providing specialist tax advice for many years covering both personal and corporate tax as well as VAT and trusts. Clients vary from individuals to large companies.

Howard gained his initial experience with some leading UK firms including BDO and presents and writes on efficient tax planning.

Howard is married with 2 grown up sons. He is a lifelong supporter of Leyton Orient he enjoys watching football as well as running – having actually completed the London Marathon!

Kerry Jolly

Company Secretarial, Administration and Accounts

Kerry joined Redwoods in 2021 and has been working in the accountancy profession since 2014. Prior to this she worked for a government agency. Kerry prepares accounts, deals with trust administration, and handles all statutory and regulatory matters for clients. Kerry also oversees the day to day running of the practice. Outside of work, Kerry likes to spend time with her family, and can often be found on the tennis courts or at the stables.

Paul Diamond

Accountant

Paul graduated with an honours degree in accounting and finance and is a member of the
Association of Accounting Technicians. He has numerous years of experience in the accountancy
profession servicing small and medium sized practices.

Paul deals with a range of compliance matters for Redwoods clients in relation to accounts, tax
returns and various other practice work. He has particular knowledge of service charge accounting
for commercial and residential properties.

Paul lives with his long term partner. He enjoys cycling, playing tennis, quizzes and is an avid
reader.

Kim Ambridge ACMA, CGMA

Payroll

Kim manages the monthly payroll process and assists clients in getting their PAYE schemes started.

As a Qualified Management Accountant, Kim has worked at senior levels in large and small companies in a variety of industries including housing, consumer goods, medical and retail.

Kim is married with 3 grown up daughters with another studying in sixth form. Her hobbies include travelling with her family, beekeeping and supporting the local town Society as Membership Secretary.

Sandy Herman

Bookkeeper

Sandy is a highly experienced bookkeeper who has been using leading bookkeeping systems for over 40 years.

Sandy manages clients across all sectors including retail, hospitality, media, photographers, estate agents …

Clients value Sandy’s accessibility and working to tight deadlines to produce VAT returns and Management reports as and when needed.

Thomas Goldstein

Bookkeeper

Thomas is a trainee accountant who began his career at Barclays through the graduate program, where he gained experience in system processes and accounting software. After his time at Barclays, Thomas moved into Fintech working for Deel an international payroll solution, where he continued to expand his accounting and financial knowledge. Thomas is in the process of completing his ACA qualifications with the ICAEW.

Sandy manages clients across all sectors including retail, hospitality, media, photographers, estate agents …

Clients value Sandy’s accessibility and working to tight deadlines to produce VAT returns and Management reports as and when needed.

Daniel Amoakoh

Accountant

Daniel has worked as an accountant for over 10 years and specialises in tax. He is involved in the preparation of personal and partnership tax returns. He also deals with general and more complex. taxation matters and the preparation of tax returns for Trusts.