Record Graduate and School Leaver intake at Saffery Champness Accountants

Sep 9, 2021

Saffery Champness Chartered Accountants is reporting a record intake of graduate and school leavers joining the business in the Bournemouth office in September.  They includes 3 graduates and 1 school leaver.  

Lorenzo Burley- Fernandez joins from Bournemouth School, Mahir Choudhury is a Southampton University Graduate and an alumni of Bournemouth School too.  Edward Polly is also a Southampton University graduate and a former pupil of Ferndown Upper School, whilst James Woodward is a Bath University graduate and former Portsmouth Grammar School pupil. 

Roger Wareham, Partner and Head of Office said, “We are delighted to welcome on board our new starters, they will be joining our Accounting and Audit teams to support the exceptional growth that we are experiencing within the business. It’s great to have attracted so much local talent. 

“This latest recruitment takes our Bournemouth office headcount to over 80 staff, a phenomenal increase of 30% over the last 2 years.  We are looking forward to recruiting 2 more graduates or school leavers in the new year and would urge anyone interested in joining our team to visit  “ 

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Saffery Champness LLP is a firm of chartered accountants that advises individuals and families, not-for-profit organisations and businesses across a range of sectors. As a member of Nexia International, it is part of a worldwide network of independent accounting and consulting firms.

For over 160 years, the firm’s success has been founded upon providing clients with a genuinely partner-led service and working with them to create bespoke solutions that help them to achieve their personal and business objectives. For more information visit or see Twitter @Safferys ​