Oakensen

Chartered Accountants and Registered Auditors

About Oakensen

Based in Trowbridge, Oakensen Chartered Accountants have been providing audit, accounting, taxation and payroll services across Wiltshire, Somerset, Bath and Bristol for over 40 years.

As an independent firm we are able to provide a service which is both professional and personal. We build long standing successful relationships with our clients and we are proud that our main source of new business is through recommendations and referrals.

Our clients range from individuals starting out in business or property through to well established organisations that employ large numbers of staff. They also include charities, churches and other not for profit groups. We have a wealth of experience supporting both individuals and businesses in their dealings with Banks, HMRC and Companies House as well as fulfilling government compliance requirements.

We are approachable and provide practical and understandable solutions. We lend reassurance and advice when you need it. We believe that the best way to start is to listen. Come and see us today to talk about how we can help you.

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David Oakensen

David Oakensen FCA

Chartered Accountant and owner of the practice. David’s main areas of focus are taxation, investigations and corporate and business advice. David spent his early years as an accountant working for multinational corporations in Britain, Europe and the Middle-East before joining the firm in 1985. He has a degree in Social Anthropology and a long history of involvement as a board member and trustee on housing associations and other charities.
Terry Blackmore

Terry Blackmore ACCA

Terry is a Chartered Certified Accountant and is responsible for the firm’s audit work, accounting standards and accounting systems. Terry began his accountancy career working in Bristol before joining Oakensen in 2008. In his youth Terry played football for Bristol City U17s and is now an FA licensed coach.
Karel Edwards

Karel Edwards

Karel is our Office Manager and the first point of contact for most clients. Karel has more than 20 years’ experience working for a broad range of not-for-profit organisations including schools, libraries and advice agencies.
Jess Rosser

Jess Rosser

Jess joined the practice in 2017 after graduating from the University of the West of England with a degree in Accounting and Finance. Currently completing her ACCA qualification, Jess’ work includes account preparation, VAT and payroll.
David Oakensen

David Oakensen FCA

Chartered Accountant and owner of the practice. David’s main areas of focus are taxation, investigations and corporate and business advice. David spent his early years as an accountant working for multinational corporations in Britain, Europe and the Middle-East before joining the firm in 1985. He has a degree in Social Anthropology and a long history of involvement as a board member and trustee on housing associations and other charities.
Terry Blackmore

Terry Blackmore ACCA

Terry is a Chartered Certified Accountant and is responsible for the firm’s audit work, accounting standards and accounting systems. Terry began his accountancy career working in Bristol before joining Oakensen in 2008. In his youth Terry played football for Bristol City U17s and is now an FA licensed coach.
Karel Edwards

Karel Edwards

Karel is our Office Manager and the first point of contact for most clients. Karel has more than 20 years’ experience working for a broad range of not-for-profit organisations including schools, libraries and advice agencies.
Jess Rosser

Jess Rosser

Jess joined the practice in 2017 after graduating from the University of the West of England with a degree in Accounting and Finance. Currently completing her ACCA qualification, Jess’ work includes account preparation, VAT and payroll.