About Us 2018-09-07T10:56:16+00:00

Meet the team

Misty Nickells FCA
Misty Nickells FCAPartner and Founder
Misty is a chartered accountant with over 15 years experience working with a wide range of businesses across multiple business sectors. She began her career with a large international firm in London, before moving back to the South West, where she now works primarily with owner managed businesses and academy schools.
Graham Higgins ACA
Graham Higgins ACAPartner and Founder
Graham has a friendly, down to earth approach, which has helped him build long lasting relationships with his clients. He has a wealth of expertise working with owner managed businesses, charities and academy schools.

What our clients say about us

Griffin are very proud to have grown through referrals from our existing, satisfied clients.
Jo Davey ACA
Jo Davey ACAAudit and Accounts Manager
Jo is the Audit and Accounts Manager at our Exeter office. She qualified with a regional firm, before moving to Griffin, where she has excelled, in delivering a fantastic service to our clients. She has a wealth of experience working with owner managed businesses, charities and academies and is a great source of knowledge for our clients.
Tamzin Webber FCCA
Tamzin Webber FCCAAudit and Accounts Manager
Tamzin has an excellent breadth of experience, having worked in practice for a number of years before making the move to the finance team at Flybe. Whilst she enjoyed her experience in industry, she is pleased to have returned to practice and is enjoying using her experience to benefit clients. Tamzin is the manager in charge of the Honiton office and will be the main point of contact for client queries.
Daniel Jones
Daniel JonesAccounts Senior
Daniel completed his degree in Mathematics at Aberystwyth University before spending over five years working at a regional accountancy practice in Wales. He has excellent experience assisting owner managed businesses with their accounts and tax compliance and is currently studying towards his ACCA qualification.
Hannah Webber
Hannah WebberAccounts Senior
Hannah has been with Griffin since the beginning and having made rapid progress through her AAT exams, is now studying towards her ACA, to become a fully qualified Chartered Accountant. She is very organised and has excellent experience in both internal and external audit, as well as accounts preparation.
Ryan Bunn
Ryan BunnAccounts Assistant
Ryan is a confident and hardworking individual with more than three years experience in both practice and industry. He has achieved the AAT level three qualification and is continuing his studies to become a Chartered Accountant. He has a wide range of experience across partnerships, limited companies, VAT and bookkeeping, particularly on Sage Line 50.
Andrea Gibbs
Andrea GibbsAccounts Assistant
Andrea has progressed rapidly through her AAT qualification, passing all exams to date first time. She has also shown a great aptitude for accounts preparation, tax compliance, bookkeeping and internal audit. Clients are always complimentary of her friendly and confident approach.
Anna Leggett
Anna LeggettAccounts Assistant
Anna has a mature and organised approach to her work, backed up by a strong academic record, which will stand her in good stead as she progresses through her studies.
Yelena Allton
Yelena AlltonAccounts Assistant
Yelena has a great aptitude for numbers, as shown by her strong academic record, of twelve straight A*s at GCSE and four As at A-Level. She is now using her talent in a more applied setting as she assists with bookkeeping, accounts preparation and tax, whilst studying her AAT exams.
Heidi Rorstad
Heidi RorstadPayroll and administration
Heidi has a depth of experience managing payroll for clients, dealing with pensions and liaising with HMRC. She is responsible for Griffin’s payroll function and does an excellent job ensuring that everything is taken care of.