Focus Oxford LLP

FOCUS provides fully independent insurance and financial advice to both corporate and private clients. As financial advisers we provide bespoke advice and solutions for pensions, life assurance, key person and shareholder protection, investments and mortgages as well as employee benefit schemes.

Grant Thornton UK

Grant Thornton is one of the world’s leading organisations of independent assurance, tax and advisory firms. Over 38,500 Grant Thornton people, across 120 countries, are focused on making a difference to clients, colleagues and the communities in which we live and work. If industry awards are anything to go by (and these surely are), our distinctive approach is fully recognised by the markets we serve. For example, for the second year in succession the FDs’ Excellence Awards have named us ‘Auditor of the Year’, from among the large six firms.


Hazlewoods is a top 40 Chartered Accountancy practice committed to delivering practical ‘on the ground’ advice and assistance to small and medium-sized businesses. Our Innovation Team specialises in R&D tax credits and Patent Box claims, as well as advising on tax efficient structuring and employee incentives to help innovative businesses retain key talent and skills.

James Cowper Kreston

With strategically placed offices in the South of England, membership of Kreston International and a global network of independent accountants and business advisers, James Cowper Kreston is ideally placed to provide informed local, national and international advice.


KPMG in the UK is a leading provider of professional services, including audit, tax and advisory specialisms – delivering integrated solutions to our clients’ issues.

Richardsons Chartered Accountants

Richardsons is a leading business advisor to technology start-ups and businesses in Oxfordshire. We specialise in setting up tax-efficient structures and advising about research and development tax credits. We offer cost effective audits of grants from Innovate UK, amongst many other services. Email Alison

RIFT R&D Tax Credits

Thousands of SME’s are receiving tax credits from the government for research and development projects. We’re 100% successful in helping our clients evaluate and claim cash back, or gain tax relief on advances and innovations they’ve made – all with no upfront fee. SME’s can see a return of up to 25% of relevant costs, and businesses are claiming back £46,000 on average – a great cash injection for any business or future tax relief.

Back to Top

Latest Tweets

VenturefestOXON @VenturefestOXON
Venturefest Oxford  @VenturefestOXON
#vfestox is going back to the future! Back to its original mission of showcasing the cutting edge #science and… 
Venturefest Oxford  @VenturefestOXON
Would you like to raise your company profile in 2018? Venturefest was previously described by one participant as pr… 
Venturefest Oxford  @VenturefestOXON
NEWS: In celebration of its 20 years, Venturefest Oxford is moving its annual event to the new @oxford_brookes​ bui…