Key people

Key people


Gerard Whiteside FCA

Ged qualified in 1981 and specialises in the provision of audit and assurance and business advisory services.

He works with a wide range of family businesses particularly those operating in the construction, engineering and professional services sectors.

He also advises numerous not-for-profit organisations including charities and schools.


David Fell FCA

David began his career in 1971 and qualified at Ingalls in 1976.

He has over 40 years’ experience of providing full accountancy support and planning advice to a variety of businesses. He works closely with his clients to help them achieve their goals.

David works with a wide range of family businesses and has extensive experience of agricultural engineers and those operating in the farming industry.


Simon Habbershon FCA

Simon qualified in 1983 and was originally involved in company audits. He then went on to senior public sector audits. In 1987, he took a change from audit and became a Manager in a small business division gaining a wealth of experience in accounts and business tax.

After joining Ingalls in 2007 as a senior accountant, he became involved in personal tax. He has experience of a wide variety of industries including manufacturing, retail, service and tourism.

Simon specialises in tax for small and medium sized owner managed businesses and he has excellent knowledge of Sage and is comfortable with a variety of accounts production software. He also has specialist knowledge of doctors’ accounts.