Fast-growing Yorkshire entrepreneur scoops industry award

A Sowerby-Bridge based finance management specialist has won a prestigious regional industry award.

Martin Mellor, founder and managing director of Mellor Financial Management, has won the ‘advisor of the year’ award in the inaugural Yorkshire Accountancy Awards 2018.

The ceremony, which took place at New Dock Hall in Leeds on Thursday 10 May, saw more than 300 people in attendance to celebrate accountancy achievements across the Yorkshire region.

Having recently celebrated its third year in business, Mellor Financial Management has experienced a 400% increase in revenue and continuous year-on-year growth.

Founded in 2015, Mellor Financial Management works with a range of businesses across industries including manufacturing, professional services, retail, hospitality and events.

The Yorkshire Accountancy Awards has been developed to celebrate the achievements of local small, mid-tier and large firms operating in the financial sector.

With more than 20 years of industry experience, Martin has provided services that have helped more than 15 clients which has supported more than 500 individuals since setting up Mellor Financial Management. The company has assisted companies to transform the finance side of their business, plan for future growth and maintain effective cost management systems.

Founder of Mellor Financial, Martin Mellor, commented: “Winning the advisor of the year award was a real privilege. We aim to do things differently by not only partnering with our clients but becoming embedded into their team to support them on their journey for growth.

“It has truly been a phenomenal year for Mellor Financial, we’ve recently celebrated our third year in business and have demonstrated year-on-year growth, so to win this award really means so much as recognition for the hard work put in over the last three years.”