Julie Hopkins

Director

Julie Hopkins is a specialist care sector accountant based in Albert Goodman’s Yeovil office. Julie takes great pride in working with care businesses and is passionate about the sector, conducting in-depth research and producing a quarterly care newsletter for the sector.  Julie’s focus is on improving the profitability and sustainability of care homes through high-quality financial reporting and internal best practice.

As a specialist care sector accountant and Albert Goodman’s Head of Care, Julie has a wide range of expertise within the Care sector includes care homes, nursing, residential, mental health, domiciliary, supported living and extra care.

 

As a member of our Yeovil office, Julie also provides accountancy and advisory services to a range of small to medium-sized enterprises.

She specialises in assisting businesses from start-up through to exit, and is skilled in business development and growth.

As a lead adviser within Albert Goodman, Julie has strong links with the main high street and challenger banks – links that have proved invaluable to our clients.


Posts

Succession and Exit Planning
In our Winter 2019 Care Newsletter, Jonathon Coombs from Pinders gave a valuer’s perspective on getting a care business ready for sale. Julie Hopkins, care sector advisor and consultant, gives...
Care Market Outlook 2020
We’re a couple of months into the year, and Brexit has finally happened, but what is the Care Market Outlook for 2020? Jonathon Reed, Senior Broker at Chandler & Co,...
Panorama. Crisis in the Care Sector

On 29th May BBC One’s Panorama programme aired the first of a two-part feature on the crisis in the social care sector. The footage was filmed in our home county…

What Makes a Good Care Leader?

At the Care Provider’s Round Table in September Julie Hopkins spoke about what makes a good care leader and referred to Skills for Care’s guide to delivering good and outstanding…

Asset or Share acquisition: A Legal Perspective

In June’s newsletter Elaine Grose, senior tax manager at Albert Goodman examined the differing tax implications of an asset and a share acquisition. This month Simon Hore, corporate partner at…

Ruling on disposal of assets

Social Care Ombudsman’s ruling on disposal of assets – what does it mean for providers? A care home resident paid privately for her care until her capital reserves fell below…

The Fair Maintainable Trade

The generally accepted approach to valuing trading businesses is the Profits Method – applying an appropriate multiplier to the Fair Maintainable Operating Profit; which in turn is derived from the…

Dementia Action Alliance
There is currently a lot of discussion about Dementia Action Alliance and Dementia Friendly Communities. Your business may already be part of one, but if it isn’t, here is a...