A huge congrats to our awesome finalists!
On 16 February 2022, we put on a show and announced the finalists for the UK & EMEA Xero Awards 2022 via a LinkedIn live event.
We’d like to take this opportunity to give each and every applicant in this year’s Xero Awards a round of applause. The judges were blown away by the quality of the entries – and while they could only select a handful of finalists, we are incredibly proud to partner with each and every one of those who entered, and who join us every day on our mission to support the small business community. Thank you.
Watch our announcement video below to see the line-up of accountants, bookkeepers and app partners that were shortlisted as finalists for the UK & EMEA Xero Awards 2022.
The Xero Awards finalists for 2022 are:
UK Accountant and Bookkeeper Awards
Sole Practitioner of the Year
Spur Support Services
Small Firm of the Year
de Jong Phillips
Pink Pig Financials
Mid-Size Firm of the Year
Blu Sky Chartered Accountants
Large Firm of the Year
Ad Valorem Group
Total Xero Award
Pink Pig Financials
Community Impact Award
Simpkins Edwards LLP
People’s Choice Award
Normans Bookkeeping and Payroll
Ireland and South Africa Accountant and Bookkeeper Awards
Ireland: Emerging Firm of the Year
Ireland: Xero Partner of the Year
Lalor O’Shea McQuillan
Moran and Partners
South Africa: Emerging Firm of the Year
Corné Diederiks Ouditeure
MGI Bass Gordon
VHA Accounting Solutions
South Africa: Xero Partner of the Year
Iridium Business Solutions
UK & EMEA App Partner Awards
United Kingdom: Emerging App Partner of the Year
United Kingdom: Industry Specific App Partner of the Year
United Kingdom: Practice App of the Year
United Kingdom: App Partner of the Year
Dext Precision with Xavier
South Africa: App Partner of the Year
Most Valued Professional Award
On the big night, we hand our most prestigious award – the Most Valued Professional – to one special accountant or bookkeeper. Shooting them to fame, instantly.
Our MVP is someone who lives, breathes, eats, sleeps and rocks Xero – day and night! They have a passion and willingness to support the accounting community, and are generous in offering invaluable insights and feedback on Xero product development.
This award is not open for applications. It’s a category nominated by Xeros, and hand-selected by the Xero Awards judging panel. There are no finalists – just one winner. The winner is announced at our Xero Awards show in London.
And the winners are…
The winners of the UK & EMEA Xero Awards 2022 were announced on 27 April at Troxy in London.
Thank you to our judges
This year’s judging panels were made up of Xero leadership, along with guest judges from the Xero community, including previous Xero Award winners and industry leaders.
Sharon Pocock and Alasdair McGill
Managing Director, Kinder Pocock
Co-founder, Ashton McGill
Nigel & Nikki Adams, Rebecca McClure and Jonathan Bareham
Nigel & Nikki Adams
Founders, Ad Valorem Group
Global Head of Transformation and Digital for Business Services and Outsourcing, BDO UK
Co-founder and CEO of Raedan
Yota Trom and Matt Flanagan
Founder of Together in Tech
Co-founder, Appacus & MD, BlueHub