Our friendly, knowledgeable and experienced team members always aim to offer support, advice and professional accountancy services to our clients and their business. We are dedicated to continued professional development in order to deliver the highest standards.

The Team

Shaun Balch FCA – Director

Shaun founded Thompson Balch in 1996, and acts for family businesses where he advises on all areas of business and taxation. He specialises in planning for growth and subsequent realisation of value on sale or retirement.

Denise Balch ACA – Director

Denise joined Thompson Balch in 1998; she acts for a wide range of clients, advising them on all areas of business and taxation. She has particular experience with charities and personal taxation.


Rita joined our team on a part-time basis working school hours to suit her two young boys. She has over 18 years experience in accountancy, preparing accounts for a wide variety of businesses.

Jodie – BA (Hons), ACCA

Jodie did work experience with us in 2005 – we were so impressed we asked her back every year during her school and university holidays. We are extremely pleased to say, Jodie is now a fully qualified member of our team and is building her own portfolio of clients here at Thompson Balch. Well done Jodie!

“…it has always been reasurring to know that we can count on the friendly and experienced staff to help with any day to day queries or issues.”