Meet the Team:

Rob Wood

Rob Wood


Shipleys LLP
10 Orange Street

Work and clients

Rob works predominantly with clients in the financial services sector specialising in FCA clients and Investment Funds. This is a complex area with an ever changing technical and legislative landscape and he works closely with his clients to keep up to date with the latest developments. Rob also works in corporate finance, undertaking due diligence, business valuations and financial modelling. Rob also specialises in the Cryptocurrency, ICO and Blockchain sector and has a variety of clients in this space.

The route to Shipleys

Rob graduated from Oxford Brookes University in 2006 and joined Shipleys in 2007 to complete his ACA training. He qualified in 2010 and was appointed manager in 2011. He became a partner in 2015.


Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales


To bring together all the facets of our organisation to deliver the best possible service to our financial services clients.

Most entertaining deal or case

Working in the corporate finance department is entertainment in itself!

Proudest professional moments

Seeing our trainees progress through the ranks and building a career with Shipleys is always rewarding.

What I like about my job

I am privileged to work on a variety of very interesting clients and every day presents new challenges and opportunities.

Interests outside work

Rob is married and lives in Kent. He regularly plays football, and also enjoys playing guitar, skiing, running, and travel.

"Rob ensures there is good communication and visits regularly, taking the initiative to pass on regulatory information relevant to our business. Shipleys has been very responsive and worked with us effectively as we've grown."

Laura Russell-Young
CEO and Managing Director, Yealand Group Ltd
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