Paul Hake


Paul Hake specialises in providing audit, accounting and commercial advice to a variety of clients, from large regional businesses to smaller, owner-managed, operations. He tailors his approach to the needs of each client – ensuring that his advice complements their in-house experience and capabilities.

Born and educated in Taunton,  Paul successfully completed a four-year management training programme with a high street bank before joining Albert Goodman in 1992. He qualified in 1995 and became a partner in 2005.

Paul has particular expertise in the family business, education and charity sectors, and provides leadership to our dedicated Academies, Family Business and Charities teams. In an increasingly competitive environment, Paul uses his experience gained in the commercial world to help these clients, while recognising the particular needs of the voluntary sector.

In his spare time, Paul is a fan of motor racing, Taunton Town football club and taking his dog Bertie for walks.

Paul Hake Case Study

Paul takes great pride in building trusting and long-lasting relationships with his clients. In this video Paul and his client the Somerset MotorHome Center discuss how Paul and Albert Goodman have supported the businesses as it continues to grow. The Somerset Motor Home Centre is a family run business based in Thornfalcon, a short drive outside of Taunton, Somerset.



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