Vishakha Patel - Practice Manager
Vishakha is a senior finance professional with experience in leading multi-faceted finance functions across a variety of service industry sectors including editorial, shipping, sports marketing and entertaining and law in a career spanning more than 25 years.
She studied Accounting with Business Management at London Metropolitan University in the mid 1990s and in 2001 joined a start-up sports marketing and entertainment consultancy as bookkeeper. Her role grew with the business to that of a financial controller, working internationally and across all subsidiaries of the parent company. Vishakha joined Sayers Butterworth in 2019 as the Practice Manager, taking over from Sue Simmons.
Over the years, Vishakha has worked as a management accountant/finance manager/financial controller taking direct responsibililty for managing the financial aspects of local entities as well as global subsidiaries, client accounts and various other activities. She has been relied upon to manage day-to-day bookkeeping, VAT matters and management of monthly accounts preparation, payroll, employee benefits and general HR matters.
Vishakha is married and has two daughters, with whom she enjoys being creative and having fun cooking. She also likes to spend her time gardening, participating in sports and listening to music.
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