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Meet The Team

We are a dedicated and professional team who strive to provide the best possible service to our clients. We work closely with each other to ensure we can provide a unified framework for all aspects of your tax and accounting needs. Our combined expertise covering all aspects of accountancy, taxation and business advisory services means you can be sure we will look after your affairs in the most efficient way possible. Our directors and senior managers are introduced below. They are supported by an ever expanding team of qualified and part qualified staff.

John Lee BA (Hons) FCA

Managing Director


John has over 40 years of general practice experience including 6 years in a Big 4 firm before starting Lee & Co in 2001. He is Managing Director and advises a wide range of owner-managed businesses on accounting, taxation and corporate finance matters. John is also a licenced probate practitioner and is pleased to advise on all probate and related matters.

Key client industries:

  • Motor trade
  • Manufacturing
  • Construction and property development
  • Green energy
  • Financial services
  • Non-residents

John was one of the founding members of Xeinadin Group and currently sits on the board of Xeinadin Audit as ethics partner.

John’s interests are Watford Football Club, tennis and motor racing. He is Treasurer of the Rickmansworth Chamber of Commerce.

Patsy Lee BA (Hons) ACA

Finance and Compliance Director


Patsy has over 25 years of general practice experience having qualified as a Chartered Accountant at KPMG before joining Lee & Co. Patsy advises a broad range of clients on all aspects of payroll, HR and company secretarial matters and looks after all aspects of our data protection and anti-money laundering compliance. Originally from Malaysia, she is happy to link up with contacts in South East Asia on behalf of clients and we also look after and advise many non-resident landlords and investors with the benefit of local knowledge in both countries.

When not at work, Patsy enjoys tennis, travel and a night out with friends or at the theatre.

Mark King BSc (Hons) FCCA



Mark joined Lee & Co as a graduate trainee 14 years ago and having qualified has chosen to stay with us. Since he obtained his ACCA qualification in 2013, he has worked in many areas of general practice and was promoted to director in 2020. He has recently been granted fellowship of the ACCA.

An invaluable member of the management team, Mark works with owner-managed businesses on accounting, audit and VAT matters and his personal approach is valued by clients and reflected in the long standing relationships he has built. He also has extensive experience in the use of computerised and cloud-based accounting packages which he is happy to advise clients on.

Away from work, Mark’s interests include motor racing and looking after his two cats, toddler & new baby.

Kieron Pearce BSc (Hons) ACCA

Audit Manager


After university where he studied Mathematics, Kieron decided upon a career in the accountancy profession and joined Lee & Co in 2015. He has been building up his experience in different general practice areas and is now a full member of the ACCA heading up our audit department on behalf of Xeinadin Audit Limited.

When he isn’t auditing, Kieron is usually found perfecting the output of his pizza oven.

Jordan McCormack BSc (Hons) ACCA



Jordan joined the firm in 2017 fresh from completing his Accounting and Finance degree at University of Salford. With dedication and hard work, Jordan achievement membership of the ACCA in 2021 and continues to progress up the firm. Outside work Jordan is a big American football fan and always tries to close out January tax season with some time off for the Super Bowl.