Philippe Herszaft

Philippe Herszaft joined Glazers in 1996 as Audit Manager, having qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1992. He is a general practitioner with a bias towards audit and business consultancy.

Philippe loves singing. Unfortunately, this can be heard all around the office whenever Arsenal win.

Darren Specterman

Darren Specterman joined Glazers in 1996, after specialising in corporate tax with a top twenty practice. Having qualified in 1990 as a Chartered Accountant, he is also a Chartered Tax Practitioner and the firm’s Tax Partner.

Darren likes to buy cakes for everyone in the office on his birthday. This usually falls on a Sunday.

Jessie Kho

Jessie Kho joined Glazers in 2003 as Audit Manager and is one of the firm’s Audit Partners. Jessie qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 1988 and gained a wide range of audit and general accounting experience from running her own accounting practice in Ealing and whilst working for UK accountants as well as one of the top four firms in Malaysia.

Jessie is an active member of her church social committee. She enjoys singing with the church community and also loves eating, but not normally at the same time!

Paras Shah

Paras Shah joined Glazers as Audit Manager from a top ten firm in 2010 having qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2002. He is one of our Audit Partners and has experience in dealing with organisations in many different sectors, ranging from owner-managed SMEs to large companies and groups both in the UK and overseas. Paras is also the Firm’s Marketing Partner.

Paras supports Liverpool and has an enviable record of Liverpool winning every champions league final he attends, unfortunately this has gone unnoticed by the scouting network of the Reds who have yet to sign up Paras and therefore he remains in his day job at Glazers.

Rita Wader

Rita Wader joined Glazers in 2018 as the Partner in charge of our Business Support Unit, which provides our clients with bookkeeping, accounting and VAT services. Rita qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 1997, and brings with her a wealth of experience having spent 11 years at a medium-sized West End firm before joining us.

Rita enjoys reading and cinema, and also going running, sometimes for charity, but more often (she says) just to make up for all the food she eats!

Sanjay Solanki

Sanjay Solanki joined Glazers in 2000 as an audit trainee and qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 2004. He is one of the firms audit partners and has a wealth of experience dealing with clients from all different sectors. Sanjay enjoys playing and watching cricket, his hopes and dreams of playing for a professional team never developed and ended up managing a local youth team in his spare time instead.

Patrick Facenda

Patrick has gained a wide range of audit and general accounting experience looking after clients of all sizes from a variety of different sectors. He forms a close working relationship with clients and with great attention to detail takes a considered and pragmatic approach to finding solutions.

Patrick supports Spurs and occasionally takes pleasure from doing so which is a never ending source of frustration as he watches most of their games.