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.

Anna Cooke ACA


Anna qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2015 shortly before joining Rose Rowland & Co, prior to this she gained the AAT qualification. Since qualifying she has developed her general practice experience in dealing with accounting, finance and taxation aspects for owner managed businesses.

Her passion is agriculture and helping farm businesses to continue to grow. Anna specialises in the farming industry and looks after a wide range of clients advising on accounts, tax, VAT and general business queries.

She has always had a great interest for agriculture and the countryside and in her spare time she enjoys spending time helping out on the family dairy farm.

Jane Gleave


Jane joined the team in June 2015 and looks after the day to day running of the office.

She is the first point of call when anyone contacts us. After a considerable time working in the banking industry assisting business and agricultural customers, Jane has jumped ship and moved across to Rose Rowland & Co to help our clients here. Jane’s hobbies are gardening, reading and cake decorating.

Jacob Hicks


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

Jacob is our trainee accountant and he is currently working towards gaining his AAT qualification. In his spare time he enjoys playing and watching sport, in particular football.

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.