Paul Mercer – Owner/MD
Paul is a highly successful and popular member of the Kent and London business community, having worked with and supported businesses in the South East for over 30 years. Paul is a fully qualified Chartered Management Accountant and has spent most of his career in senior management and Finance Director roles within industry and commerce. With extensive experience within the Transport, Hospitality, Not-for-profit and Construction industries Paul has successfully managed businesses which range from start-up to a complex international group with £65m turnover, achieving significant success and several accolades for those companies he has been involved with.Paul started Mercer Accountants when he saw a need for a local firm which could provide a professional yet personal service, at rates that simply couldn’t be matched by the larger Accountancy Practices. Paul’s experience as a Finance Director and Senior Finance Manager with many SME businesses and having worked with a wide range of accountancy practices have given him detailed understanding and knowledge of how businesses operate and how an Accountant can save a client both time and money.
"Paul, is a talented, knowledgeable, professional Financial Director. Which is demonstrated by his financial methodology through processes to ensure that all stakeholders are provided meaningful information in order to make key decisions. Paul is also is a team player and contributes towards making decisions and putting proposals of financial business changes that effects the bottom line. Working with Paul in a start up scenario, with International companies across Asia, Middle East and Europe with multiple business units demonstrates Paul's agility and ability to support business change as he understands the bigger picture".
Commercial Director at FSC Oceans & CCO at IFSC Group
"Paul is a great guy to work with, he is hard working , honest, reliable and a real team player. He offers invaluable support to the executive team and is not scared of rolling his sleeves up to get a job done. He is a very likeable person and has great experience from which to draw. I would highly recommend Paul".
Director at Priority Freight