Kevin Blake

Kevin graduated in economics from Newcastle University and after eight years in London working for both a medium size and an international practice he joined Carpenter Box and became a partner in April 1993. He heads the Business Service Group which looks after businesses ranging from start-ups to business with turnovers up to around the £5 million mark.

Kevin’s primary responsibility is advising business owner managers from new start-ups to major groups. He advises in areas such as business development including acquisitions, disposals and restructuring. He provides accounting, tax, audit and management services to his clients.

Kevin specialises in the regulated areas of pension schemes and financial services companies and acts for a wide range of clients on business solutions. His clients include clubs, restaurants and licensed premises, retailers, manufacturing, service companies, employment agencies and nursing homes.

Outside the office

Kevin enjoys tennis, skiing and sailing with Amanda and his two sons Alex and Marcus. In his spare time he still tries to play football and find time to wargame.

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