John McAdam

John McAdam joined us in February 2021. Previously studied Mathematics at the University of York. Enjoys understanding producing financial data to inform clients of the best way they can operate and wants to learn more about the way FinTech advances the industry at every level.

What is the best part of working at Centora? The large diversity of clients, one day you will be working to support a local sole-trader the next a multi-million-pound firm.

What problem do you most enjoy fixing for your clients? Producing clients yearly accounts helping clients to maintain their books throughout the year.

What do you enjoy doing when you aren’t working? Playing football, watching football on tv and watching football live. Going to the gym.

What piece of advice would you give to a young person thinking about a career in Finance? Financial roles come in a broad spectrum, have a think about what you’d enjoy most and go for it!

Do you have any pets? No, I only eat animals

Are there any sectors that you enjoy working in? Science and Technology, Sports and Financial Management

What is your favourite book/podcast/film/TV show? My favourite film is Hot Fuzz

Something funny about the office / Centora / the accounting world / you? Accounting has taught me it’s “accrual” world