OUR TEAM

Stuart Brown

Regional Managing Director
Stuart qualified with a local practice firm before he started teaching accountancy students over a decade ago and has twice been nominated as Lecturer of the year. He set up First Intuition in Cambridge in 2009. Stuart teaches Financial Reporting, Auditing, Risk Management and Law.

Gareth John

CEO
Gareth is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has been involved in professional accountancy training for nearly 20 years. He has spent the last decade setting up and running accountancy colleges and has enjoyed helping thousands of students start their careers in finance. Gareth has taught many prizewinners and was awarded UK Accountancy Lecturer of the Year in 2011.

Ben Bullman

Managing Director and Tutor

Ben worked in practice at Price Bailey LLP before joining First Intuition Cambridge in January 2013. He has several years’ experience in practice and he teaches Financial Accounting , Financial Reporting, Auditing and Law.

Amy Forrest

Tutor and Apprenticeships Manager
Amy worked at the International Accounting Standards Board prior to joining First Intuition, where she gained a unique insight into the development of International Financial Reporting Standards.  Before that she worked in practice for several years obtaining experience in financial accounting, auditing and tax.

Alex Griffiths,

Tutor & CIMA Course Manager 
Alex worked in practice at HSA & Co before joining First Intuition Cambridge in June 2013. Alex teaches Management Accounting and Performance Management

Crystal Haygreen 

Director of AAT Studies

Crystal has experience working in both practice and industry prior to starting teaching over 10 years ago. Crystal teaches Management Accounting, Strategy and Financial Accounting as well looking after our AAT  students.

Giles Cox

Tutor
Giles’ first career was in IT working with medium and large public and private organisations. In his second career in accounting, Giles has worked for a number of years in industry.

Tracey Leavold

Finance Manager

Tracey had 10 years of experience in both practice and industry prior to becoming a tutor in 2008. Tracey teaches Financial Accounting, Management

Laura Swain

 Skills & Development Coach

Laura joined First Intuition in February 2018. After working in education for a number of years, Laura joined the Apprenticeship team as a Skills and Development Coach.

Lottie Bannister 

Skills & Development Coach

Lottie joined First Intuition in September 2016 working in customer service. Lottie is currently working in our Apprenticeship team as a Skills & Development Coach.