We’re excited to announce our official judging panel for the Xero Awards UK 2024. This 12 months’s panel is made up of Xero management, in addition to visitor judges from the Xero neighborhood, together with earlier Xero Award-winners and business leaders. They’re taking up the tough activity of choosing our winners for the 12 accountant, bookkeeper and app accomplice award classes.
It’s time to fulfill the visitor judges!
Pam Phillips: Managing Director, de Jong Phillips
Pam joins us once more as one among our judges, and is a real Xero advocate, flying the flag for a way Xero and cloud software program can remodel enterprise operations. She runs a slick operation at de Jong Phillips and resides proof that the way forward for the accountancy business could be versatile and inclusive, whereas nonetheless making certain that glorious shopper service stays on the core. de Jong Phillips was a Xero Award winner for Small Agency of the Yr in 2022, and Pam was additionally awarded Xero MVP. She is an business chief and an inspiration to many.
Russell Frayne: Head of UK Digital Accounting Options, Azets
Russell leads the adoption and optimisation of digital accounting options throughout the UK for Azets. Working intently with software program suppliers corresponding to Xero, Russell ensures the corporate is harnessing the most recent expertise to empower the Azets groups to ship tailor-made providers to their purchasers. Azets was a 2023 Xero Award winner for Nationwide Accomplice of the Yr, whereas Russell sits on our XPAC board. We look ahead to having Russell on the panel this 12 months.
Georgi Rollings: Co-CEO, Starfish Accounting Ltd
Georgi is a Founder and Co-CEO of Starfish Accounting. New to our Xero Award judging panel this 12 months, she brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the desk. At all times flying the Xero flag, Georgi participates in panels, podcasts, case research, lobbying of the federal government, XPAC, and extra! It’s no shock then that she was our 2023 Xero MVP, for her unwavering help of Xero and for the distinctive service she and her enterprise present to their purchasers.
Matt Flanagan: Co-Founder, Appacus & Managing Director, BlueHub
An extended-time Xero Award choose and accomplice of Xero, Matt is an knowledgeable on apps and expertise, with a wealth of expertise advising accounting companies and companies on what to implement and the way. Digital transformation is on the coronary heart of every thing Matt does, and he has spent years studying about one of the best of one of the best in tech that helps companies take their providing to the subsequent degree.
Emma Fox: Founder & Managing Director, Contemporary Financials
Emma is the Founder and Managing Director of Contemporary Financials, a 100% digital bookkeeping follow, making bodily receipts and invoices a factor of the previous. Emma’s depth of Xero information, dedication to her group, and help for purchasers and their ambitions is admirable. Contemporary Financials took residence our new 2023 Xero Award for Bookkeeping Accomplice of the Yr eventually 12 months’s awards and continues to go from energy to energy. Emma additionally sits in our XPAC alumni, so we’re delighted to have her on the panel this season.
Jonathan Gaunt: Director, FD Works
A Chartered Administration Accountant, Jonathan drives the industrial and strategic route of his agency, FD Works. Working with purchasers to spice up their confidence and choice making, serving to them to attain their objectives and develop their companies. This 12 months FD Works took residence Xero’s Neighborhood Influence Award for 2023, and Jonathan additionally joined us as a brand new member to our XPAC group.
It’s your time to enter!
Submit your entry for the Xero Awards right now – open till 11:55 pm GMT on Friday 10 November 2023. Finalists will probably be introduced in February 2024.