About Us

Finovium & Co is a modern, London based accountancy, tax and business advisory business run by chartered accountants who are dedicated to helping start-ups and small companies grow and succeed by providing a number of key business services. We specialise in providing a number of essential accounting, tax and other business support services, such as bookkeeping and statutory financial reporting services that every business needs. We also provide a number of value-added services, which we call business advisory services. These services are detailed in our services section.

Unlike many of our competitors who offer yesterday’s advice at tomorrow’s prices, we are a fresh modern firm that focuses on providing excellent customer service without premium prices.

We also work with a network of specialist business partners to provide an excellent, fully comprehensive service to all our clients. These business partners consist of other chartered accountants and tax experts. We can also provide audit and assurance services via our key business partner in London, Samson & Co, another firm of chartered accountants and business advisers.


Andrew Searle – is the founder of Finovium & Co. He is a British qualified accountant, an experienced business consultant and entrepreneur, having set up and run numerous business ventures over the past 25 years. Andrew began his career working for an international firm of chartered accountants based in the City of London currently known RSM (previously Baker Tilly).  He has also worked for a wide variety of global companies ranging from Barings Bank, BAT plc, and Reuters plc. He has a BA bachelor’s degree in accounting from Kent University and an MBA from Durham University. Andrew was a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.


Gurny Darrington, FCA, CTA – is a consultant to Finovium & Co. She is a very experienced chartered accountant and also a chartered tax adviser.  Gurny is also works as a successful business coach assisting individuals and business to improve personal and business performance. She has worked in a range of businesses over the years from managing a publishing startup to a being Head of Tax for a well known international company.

Piers Samson, FCCA – is a consultant and partner to Finovium & Co. He is a British qualified chartered certified accountant and also a registered auditor. Piers also runs his own London-based accountancy practice, Samson & Co, another firm of chartered accountants and business advisers.

Joannna Hart, FCCA –  is a very experienced chartered certified accountant who started her accountancy career with one of the Big 4 and has spent many years working for smaller firms of accountants in the Home counties. Joanna is also a director of her own accountancy practice Rosevale Hart. She is a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants