Headquartered in Oxford and with offices in London and the Thames Valley, Shaw Gibbs supplies over 8,000 SMEs with essential accounting, tax, payroll and related advisory services. The company has over 170 team members.
The management team is led by experienced industry operator Peter O’Connell, who has been Managing Partner since 2016. He is supported by John Williams, CFO, and Kevan Leggett, Chair.
The UK accountancy market is highly fragmented and represents a compelling buy and build opportunity as regulation, succession challenges and the need to invest in growth is driving consolidation. Apiary is supporting Shaw Gibbs to expand its regional presence through selective acquisitions.