Our People

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Vale & West.


Rita Layton FCA, CA(ANZ)

Senior Manager – Accounts and Audit

Rita has extensive experience in all aspects of preparing management accounts and year-end financial statements for a broad range of SMEs. She carries out specialist audits and has a particular expertise in regulated audits for solicitors. Rita also supervises our company secretarial matters.

Rita understands the practicalities of running a business, having had hands-on experience as a financial controller working in industry.

She qualified as a chartered accountant in New Zealand and moved to the UK in the early 1990s with her English husband and two children.

Rita enjoys spending time with family and friends and her interests include walking, genealogy, music and reading. She is a keen sports fan and in particular enjoys watching rugby and cricket. Rita also enjoys experiencing all modes of flying including skydiving for charity.

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