Directors

James Baillie

James Baillie

Director

e: james@baillieaccountants.co.uk
t: +44 (0) 1952 727177


A Fellow of the Chartered Certified accountants, James is a very experienced accountant who began his career in practice before moving into industry.

James studied Business and Finance at Worcester College of Technology, and then continued his professional accountancy qualifications while working for a well-regarded regional accountancy practice in Worcestershire where he qualified in 2003. During this time in practice James covered all aspect of general practice work in a diverse range of industry sectors including but not limited to; Professional Services, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Engineering, Motor Industry and Retail.

After a short stint with a specialist Contractor Accountancy firm James was given the opportunity to work for FTSE 100 steel business Corus (now part of the Tata group) initially as a Compliance Manager and latterly as a Senior Finance Manager, controlling a portfolio of twelve distribution centers turning over circa £125 million.

After the acquisition by the Tata group, James moved to a European subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, the investment vehicle of Warren Buffett, where he spent six years in the position of Director of Internal Audit.

Currently listed as the forth richest person in the world, Warren Buffett has a unique approach to business, his principals are widely regarded and a constant source of inspiration to James

James has worked extensively throughout Europe, the US and North Africa and brings hands on real business management experience to the benefit of our clients.

Baillie Accountants were formed by James in 2003 shortly after he qualified. The business is a fusion of traditional accounting values, progressive techniques and corporate experience, a unique, value added mix!

Angela Baillie

Angela Baillie

Director

e: angela@baillieaccountants.co.uk
t: +44 (0) 1952 727177