Our People

Our payroll team are all experienced and committed payroll administrators who take pride in being the
‘in-house’ payroll department for our clients.

Mandy Gardiner heads up the team and is a qualified payroll professional with over 20 years experience in numerous industries and commercial enterprises. She has extensive knowledge of pay and benefits procedures, remuneration practices, pensions and associated matters. She is constantly striving to develop the range and scope of the services provided.

Mandy Gardiner, MMPA
Head of Payroll Services
Email: mandy@pwpayrollsolutions.co.uk

PW Payroll Solutions Limited (PWPS) is part of Francis Clark LLP, however is separately regulated by the ICAEW.

Francis Clark Partners, Mark Johns, Anne-Marie Gates and Bill Law are Directors of PWPS and work closely with the payroll team on a daily basis. All are qualified accountants and have vast experience of a wide range of business sectors.

Anne-Marie specialises in business start ups and can advise on all aspects of starting a business, in particular how a business should trade. She also prepares cash flows and projections, not only to new businesses but also to existing businesses who require additional borrowings or are refinancing. This covers all business sectors from solicitors to hospitality, the marine industry to the construction industry. Anne-Marie likes to work closely with clients and the strong team at PKF Francis Clark to exceed clients expectations.

Email: Anne-Marie Gates FCCA,ACA

Mark is a Partner in the firm’s Poole office and specialises in dealing with family and owner managed businesses as well as UK subsidiaries of overseas parent companies.  Mark also has sector expertise of motor dealers, schools and academies.

Mark states that adding value and helping to build bigger and better businesses for our clients is what drives him and which he can only achieve with the great team working alongside him.

He was educated locally and trained with a national firm before joining and becoming a Partner in Princecroft Willis in 1999 and subsequently Francis Clark following the firm’s merger in 2016.

Mark is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Certified Accountant.

Email: Mark Johns FCCA,ACA