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Kevin Carey BA (Hons), FCA | Managing Director

Kevin was born in Yorkshire but has spent almost 20 years in the Preston area as an accountant. He is married with 2 children. Having joined McDade Roberts in 1999 he is now Managing Director. The main focus of his work is the advice to Small and Medium sized enterprises in accounting and tax. The children are now grown up and so Kevin is able to spend more time cycling a passion he developed in the last few years and play golf he still has an interest in various watersports including canoeing and sailing.


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Martin Garry BA (Hons), FCA | Director

Martin joined McDade Roberts in 2009 and progressed within the business to become a director and shareholder in 2013 as part of the firms longer term succession planning. He has a degree in Accounting and Financial Studies and is a member of The Institute of Charted Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW), obtaining fellowship in 2019.

Martin works with a wide range of businesses from new start-ups to well established companies throughout the local area. He provides assistance and advice on accounting, audit and tax matters and aims to work with his clients to help them understand the factors impacting on their businesses and tax affairs.

In 2014 Martin became qualified to provide non-contentious probate services and he is now utilising these additional skills to assist new and existing clients alike at any stage of their business life cycle.

A proud Prestonian, Martin is a keen follower of his local football team (PNE) and he also enjoys playing football and running when he can, although more of his time nowadays is spent being a doting dad to his young daughter.


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Philip McDade FAIA | Consultant

Philip has been in practice for over 30 years now. Married to Sue, he is an occasional golfer and was a keen tennis player until his knees caved in and now loves crown green bowling. He specialises in farming, food markets as well as construction activities. His charity activities include him being chair of Life Education for Lancashire and on the board of the National Charity Coram Life Education. He is also a Trustee of Bushell House Residential Care Home, Goosnargh.


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Alan Roberts FCA | Consultant

Alan is very much a local, being born and bred in Goosnargh. He attended Preston Grammar School before training as a chartered accountant in Preston town centre. He has been qualified for over 30 years and has experience of a very wide range of businesses, advising on a wide variety of business, accounts and tax issues. Outside work his main hobby is golf but this is quickly being overtaken by looking after grandchildren.


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John Stokes FCA | Consultant

John has over thirty years’ experience as a chartered accountant and business adviser. He deals with a wide portfolio of SME clients with turnovers of up to £50 million per annum.

Having run his own business for 14 years, John is only too aware of the issues and challenges facing business owners in the current economic climate.

Outside of the office, John is a keen walker, loves music and cooking and is a dedicated football fan.


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