About us

Cheshire Accountants, Rose Rowland and Co

Rose Rowland and Co was founded in 2013 and today, we continue to build on our enviable reputation for providing excellent advice and first class service to our business and personal clients alike.

We have many clients in the local community and service businesses, small and large, across many sectors including:

  • Farming and Agriculture
  • Rural businesses
  • Landed estates
  • Land and Property
  • Construction industry
  • Owner managed businesses

As well as accountancy and tax skills, we also have individual specialisms which enable us to provide clients with a first class tailored service.

With our wealth of experience, we pride ourselves on delivering an unparalleled service to all clients, whatever their size or sector.

In addition to traditional accounting and tax services we also provide advice on how to improve and develop your business. Whether you need an integrated business strategy, access to corporate finance or specialist tax advice we are here to help you achieve your goals.

A key part of our vision is to provide a personal service, where you can build a relationship with your accountant, who knows your business and is able to assist with tax planning and forward planning in the good times and help you though the tougher times with practical advice.

Meet the team

Rose Rowland BSc(Hons) FCA


Rose Rowland developed the Practice in 2013. Prior to this Rose was a Partner at a Cheshire firm of Chartered Accountants for 11 years.

During this time, she took a lead role in developing the farming and rural business department, advising on specialist tax rules for farmers.

Rose is a farmer’s daughter, and she obtained a degree at Harper Adams University College in Shropshire. Following her degree, she qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1999.

Rose now helps owner managed businesses with their accountancy and tax advice and also assists clients with using online cloud based accounting systems. Rose is enthusiastic and passionate about the work she does, together with being honest and trustworthy.

In her spare time, Rose enjoys spending time with her sporty children following them with their sporting interests of Horse-riding, Netball, Hockey, Rugby, Football and Cross country.

Kathryn Tipping


Kathryn joined the firm in June 2019 as a part qualified accountant working towards her ACCA qualification. Prior to this she worked for over three years at another local Accountancy firm before which she obtained a degree in Biochemistry from the University of Nottingham.

Being a farmer’s daughter Kathryn has a keen interest in the agricultural sector. In her spare time she enjoys helping out on the family farm, looking after her Brown Swiss cattle and is an active member of Congleton Young Farmers Club.

Jacob Hicks


Jacob joined the firm in 2016 straight out of leaving sixth form.

Jacob is our Assistant Manager. He gained his Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) qualification in 2021. In his spare time he enjoys playing and watching sport, in particular football.

Will Haslam

Will joined the firm in September 2021 as our trainee accountant and is currently working to achieve his ACA qualification with the Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales. Prior to this, Will graduated the University of Leeds with a degree in Economics. Outside of the office, Will enjoys keeping active and watching sport, particularly rugby.

Jane Hadfield

Jane joined the team in November 2021, she has worked as an office administrator and personal assistant for many years, and has lots of experience to offer Rose Rowland and Co.

She is our friendly face and voice of the firm and is your first point of call when anyone contact us.

Jane’s hobbies are walking her dog, going to concerts and reading, she loves to spend time with her family and friends and to visit Chester Zoo.

Stephen Broster

Stephen joined in February 2022 and is currently working to achieve his ACA qualification with the Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales.

In 2021 Stephen achieved a degree in Pharmacology from Newcastle University. He also has a passion for cooking and baking which he has held since childhood.

Stephen comes from a farming family and is often called upon to help out grading potatoes or providing meals for his brothers when they’re working late in the fields.