Meet the Team

SJD Accountancy

At SJD Accountancy we feel it’s important that you know who you’re working with, so here is a little background on some of our key staff members:

John Miller – Group Operations Director
Responsible for the management and delivery of outstanding client service across the company, John joined SJD Accountancy as Group Operations Director in 2015. A chartered accountant with over 20 years’ experience in the service industry, having held senior roles in Finance and Operations as well as experience in Grant Thornton and PwC, John understands the wants and needs of our contractor and SME clients.
Richard Ingledew MAAT – AREA MANAGER (Midlands and West)

Richard joined SJD Accountancy in 2006 as an experienced accountant, he was then promoted to Head of Accounts in December 2007 before becoming Regional Manager in 2011. Richard now leads the Midlands and West region and has a wealth of experience in understanding the challenges and stresses that contractors and freelancers face.


IPSE Accredited, Georgie joined SJD Accountancy in 2004 working within the Central team where she was quickly promoted to Accountant and later to Regional Manager. With over ten years’ experience, Georgie’s extensive knowledge and passion in providing tax advice and support to both her clients and peers is what made her the ideal candidate to head the London region.

Derek Napier FCCA – AREA MANAGER (Scotland and North East)

Derek joined SJD Accountancy in 2012 as Regional Manager for Scotland and the North East region. With over 13 years of working practice experience in Edinburgh, Derek has a wealth of knowledge in tax and accountancy advice with extensive experience and expertise in dealing with contractors, freelancers and small owner managed businesses. Derek’s vast knowledge and drive at building great relationships with clients is key to growing the Scotland and North East regions.

Graeme Brown FCCA – AREA MANAGER (South and East) 
IPSE accredited, Graeme originally joined SJD as an accountant before being promoted to Area Manager in 2015. With over 10 years practice experience, including expert knowledge in tax, VAT and payroll management, Graeme’s extensive knowledge on building first class relationships made him the ideal candidate to lead the South and East regions.
Antony Edwards MBA BA MIC – International Business Director

A specialist in the International Contractor and Freelancer market. Antony comes to SJD Accountancy with a wealth of experience in supporting and working with Contractors, Interim Managers, Engineers and Freelancers choosing to work internationally. Antony’s role is to provide a ‘first choice’ service for existing and new clients choosing to work other than here in the UK and who need full guidance and close first-rate support.