About Our Team
Roger Hopkins FCA
Trained with the Norwich office of a national firm qualifying in 1976. After two years post qualification experience in London with another national firm and then two years with a local firm, he set up Roger Hopkins in 1980. His particular interest is in tax work specifically capital taxes.
Roger is married to Christine with four children and a dog. Away from the office he enjoys his family, walking, being in the garden, theatre, cinema and he is also treasurer for a local church.
Adam, a qualified Chartered Certified Accountant and Company Director, uses his valuable experience and specialised knowledge of the agricultural and leisure sectors, to advise his portfolio of clients on methods to achieve financial efficiency, general industry changes and strategic growth planning.
Nicholas Fudge FCA
Nicholas is qualified as a Chartered accountant in 1976. Working in three other accountancy firms before joining Roger Hopkins in 1992, he now has his own client portfolio and deals with all aspects of accounts preparation, audits, personal and corporate taxation. His responsibilities cover solicitors, charities (including churches), and in particular, more detailed correspondence with HMRC.
Married to Amanda. Leisure interests include sport, theatre and maintaining his allotment.
Frances trained to final stages of ACA with a local firm, Frances is the longest serving employee, having been with the firm for over twenty years. She also has her own portfolio pf clients and deals with all aspects of accounts preparation, audit and taxation (in particular solicitors and with a farming background our farming clients), VAT matters and assists clients in getting to grips with software packages to produce management accounts.
When away from the office, Frances enjoys spending time outdoors in her garden or at historical sites and attending motorsports meetings.
Melissa Cubitt ACA
Melissa joined Roger Hopkins in 1998 and trained with the firm before qualifying in 2003. She also has her own client portfolio, covering accounts preparation, audit work, personal and corporate taxation, PAYE, Forms P11d, and CIS Returns. She prepares the payroll for a number of clients.
Outside the office Melissa is a keen supporter of Norwich City Football Club and regularly attends games at home and away.
Richard Jones ACA
Richard has recently passed all the Chartered Accountancy Exams with ICAEW, having previously attained the accounting technician qualification. He has worked for Roger Hopkins since 2003. His work involves Audit, accountancy and tax work for limited companies, partnerships, sole traders and charities. Richard’s expertise also lies in computers and supervises their running in the office.
In Richard’s spare time he relaxes and unwinds by ambling through the Norfolk countryside with his spaniel Sam. He has also spent the past two years training to skipper the wherry Hathor.
Eileen joined Roger Hopkins in 1989 full time company secretary and office administrator. She left in 1996 to have her daughter and came back on a part-time basis in August 1997, job-sharing with Jo.
Eileen lives with her long term partner Alan and their daughter. Outside work her passion is their two horses
Jo joined Roger Hopkins in 1997 job sharing the position of secretary office administrator with Eileen.
Married to Jerry with three grown up children. Away from work her interests include walking in the countryside and theatre.