Chartered Accountants

Welcome to
Daly Accounting

We are a firm of Chartered Accountants specialising in servicing the needs of start-up and scale-up technology companies.


Xero Specialists​

Accounting services
for business

We are advisors for SME’s providing a comprehensive service from processing your accounting transactions to year end compliance services. We also offer a range of advisory services aimed at helping to deliver value by improving business performance and cash flow.

xero accountants

Accountants with a focus on Technology.

As Xero specialists we harness the power of the Cloud and the latest technology. We understand the needs of directors and founders and have experience across a range of sectors. We offer a bespoke competitive service tailored to the needs of your business.

Services We Offer

Virtual Finance Office

Our Virtual Finance Office allows you to outsource all aspects of your finance and accounting requirements.

Cloud Accounting

Cloud Accounting is now the norm for SME’s and offers many benefits

Accounting Automation

Using technology to automate routine accounting and saving time and cost in the process.

Payroll and HR

Our payroll service is Cloud based and is designed to ensure an efficient and compliant payroll for your staff.

R&D Tax Credits

We offer a R&D tax credit application service on a fixed fee basis.


Does your business need finance for working capital or capital expenditure?

Share Schemes

We can assist with the scheme structure and obtaining the necessary HMRC approvals. ​

Our Clients


We assist small and medium sized enterprises.

Scale Ups

We help your company to grow and scale.

Chartered Accountants

Meet the Team

Michael Daly FCA -

Michael set up Daly Accounting in early 2020 during the first Covid lockdown prior to which he was a consultant to technology start-ups.

Outside of work Michael enjoys a game of golf and is a keen Irish rugby supporter.

Richard Grimes (ACCA) -
Client Manager

Richard has previous experience in both practice and industry working with a variety of small and medium sized enterprises. Richard manages our Virtual Finance Office (VFO) service including preparing Management Accounts for a number of clients.

Outside of work Richard is kept busy with two young children and supporting Aston Villa.

Elise Everest -
Client Bookkeeper and Payroll Manager

Having joined from a large local practice in early 2022 Elise looks after the bookkeeping requirements for a number of clients as well as managing the payroll function for the practice.

Elise is experienced in VAT and is XERO certified. Outside of work Elise doubles as a Yoga instructor.

Matthew Cowell -
Contract Bookkeeper

Matt is an experienced bookkeeper and is Xero certified. Matt also has a separate bookkeeping business helping clients with Sage but with Daly Accounting his focus is entirely on Xero.

Matt keeps active by regularly playing walking football.

Ankit Mittal -
Assistant Accountant

Ankit joined the firm as an Assistant Accountant to provide support for year end accounts and tax compliance. Ankit is currently studying for ACCA.

Outside work Ankit enjoys travelling and cooking.


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