As White & Company continues to grow we now have an expert and energetic team of more than 40 employees spread between our Manchester and London offices. The details of our senior team members are set out below.

Ben White

Partner / Director / Co-founder

Ben is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants with over 18 years’ experience in the accountancy, corporate finance and tax fields.  Previously a partner in one of Manchester’s leading regional accountancy practices, Ben co-founded White & Company in 2008.

Kevin Cuddy

Senior Manager

Kevin is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants having been admitted to membership in 1997, with over 20 years experience within the accountancy profession and industry.

Kevin has previously held the position of partner within a national mid-tier accountancy firm providing advice across a wide range of owned managed businesses.

Kevin’s time in industry as an FD of a large haulage company also means he has experienced life on the other side of the fence.

Emma Abbott-Rattray

Technical Manager

Emma Abbott-Rattray is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, qualifying as a chartered accountant in 2003.  Emma has enjoyed a fast tracked career achieving the position of director designate in her previous role, before co-founding White & Company at the age of 30.

Emma specialises in owner-managed businesses and entrepreneurs imparting her extensive knowledge and experience in accountancy and audit.  Her portfolio includes a wide variety of clients from different industries including, management and computer consultancy, retail, event and promotion companies, marketing, website design, media and entertainment and online businesses.

Louise McGaharan


Louise is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.  Since gaining a degree in Business Studies and French …

Christine Wallwork

Tax Manager

Christine has been in the tax profession for over 16 years and has attained both ATT & CTA qualifications. Christine has worked at several North West accountancy practices dealing with a wide…

Tara Bobmanuel

Payroll Manager

Tara is a member of the Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals and is currently studying for a degree in Applied Business and Management.  Tara began her career …