Alexander Bottom

Managing Principal
Watford
Alex is a specialist Audit Principal and acts for many of the firm’s larger corporate clients. Alex commonly advises owner managed businesses and also heads up our specialist academies team.

After reading Politics at Lancaster University Alex joined Hillier Hopkins in 1997. Qualifying with first time passes and passing the Case Study with a top 10 finish in 2000, Alex became a Principal of the firm in 2010 and was then ​​appointed Managing Principal in 2019 after six years serving on the firm’s Board of Management. He is a specialist Audit Principal and acts for many of the firm’s larger corporate clients. Alex commonly advises owner managed businesses on their corporate structure and provides structured business advice with a strong rational bias.

To provide variety Alex has also grown a large portfolio of not for profit clients, mostly in the Education sector.

Specialist areas include:

  • Owner Managed Businesses
  • UK subsidiaries of overseas parents
  • Professional partnerships, including Solicitors & client money audits
  • Education & Charities