Join us live, or view the latest recordings
We host regular webinars every month, often with guests from leading
businesses designed to help and support accountants.
All our webinars are recorded and held on Vimeo. You can choose one of interest to you below:
29th November at 09:30
Motivating your team, in the Growth Stage
with Vipul Sheth and Hamish Edwards
Hamish is our Executive Chairman. He’s the lead investor in Firmcheck, helps shape our future direction along with the rest of the leadership team. He is passionate about using technology as a transformational enabler in the accounting industry. He wants to make the job of being an Accountant more enjoyable and assist Accountants to provide a better service to their customers.
Hamish was a practicing accountant before he co-founded Xero. Hamish was pivotal in Xero’s early growth where he helped shape the product and grew the customer base in New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom principally by listening to and working with Accounting firms.
Hamish is no longer a practicing accountant and instead manages his investments including direct involvement with a select few technology businesses, with Firmcheck being his most important.
6th December at 12:30
Employee recruitment – The MoneyPenny way
with Vipul Sheth and Louise Wilson
Having been a client of Moneypenny, as well as a supplier, Louise was so impressed with the service quality and inimitable culture that she transitioned from a successful 20-year career in recruitment, to the forward-thinking environment at Moneypenny, joining our business development team in 2017.
It was in this role that she masterfully built trusted relationships with clients and partners, before taking a keen focus on providing solutions to the accountancy industry.
Louise now heads our finance sector and it’s the combination of her unrivalled knowledge alongside her experience as a Moneypenny customer, that gives her a profound understanding of the challenges our clients face in outsourcing and growing their accountancy firms.
13th December at 12:30
Recruitment Approaches for the Start Up vs the Corporate
with Dermot Hamblin and Emma Crawford-Falekaono
Divisional Director- Accountancy, Emma has over 15 years’ experience in Commercial, Accounting, Finance and Business Strategy environments across NZ, AU, US and UK. She started her career with a global
accounting firm before taking time out to deploy with the British Military. Emma has spent the last decade on senior leadership teams at successful technology businesses including Xero, Tradify and Ignition. She founded Bastion Consulting Services in 2018, delivering consultative services to a range of international clients. She is passionate about seeing firms succeed with a focus on operational excellence, technology, team culture and delivery of strategic priorities.
As IRIS’ Divisional Director, Accountancy, Emma has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the international Accounting & Bookkeeping industries. With a proven track record leading successful fintech teams in the UK, NZ, AU and North America, and a background as a practicing accountant, Emma is passionate about delivering genuine value to businesses and people. She has previously held senior leadership positions at Xero, Tradify and most recently, Managing Director, EMEA at Ignition. As well as her accounting and tech industry experience, Emma was in the British military and was deployed to the middle east in 2013. She has 2 young sons (Oliver 22 months and Henry 8 months) and a dog named Charlie that travelled from New Zealand to the UK.
Next Webinar: 23rd February 14:00 GMT
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Watch our webinar with Receipt Bank
We hosted a webinar with Receipt Bank on The Next Generation of Accounting.
With Making Tax Digital (MTD) on the horizon, practices must digitise to accommodate the upcoming shift in legislation. Choosing the right technology is essential, not only for the sake of compliance. Strategic digitisation is also crucial to your margins come MTD.
Click the link below to hear how you can efficiently deliver the role of Chief Financial Officer whilst adding value and raising profits with cloud-based software.
Come find us at these events!
We’re often exhibit at various accounting events across the globe. Come find us
and chat about how outsourcing could transform your firm.