Associate and Head of Compliance
Jonathan Short is an Associate and the Head of Compliance for DH&Co, he has worked with the firm for over 22 years and therefore has a wealth of industry experience. Jonathan graduated from Heriot Watt University with a HND in Business Studies, had a brief spell with HM Revenue & Customs and started as a tax junior with DH&Co. He worked his way up to managing the tax compliance team at Douglas Home for 10 years before being promoted to an Associate.
When asked what he specialises in Jonathan usually says, ‘Tax and Tennis’ with tennis being his main interest outside the office. Tax is certainly a strong point as his first 20 years with DH&Co were in the tax compliance department. He now oversees all compliance work and in the last year has been training the apprentices. Jonathan believes that it is the amount of added services we provide, and the quality of the service given that makes DH&Co stand out from other accountancy firms.
He enjoys many aspects of his role including; working with the trainees, looking after his clients, and helping drive the company forward as we continue to grow. When working with clients, Jonathan takes pride in ensuring that he is easily contactable for each individual client when they need him, shows an interest in their affairs and carries out any required action for them promptly.