R J Francis & Co was formed by Robin Francis in 1984 and we provide accountancy and taxation services to a wide range of clients throughout Herefordshire, also with clients in Shropshire, the West Midlands and South Wales.

We have established a reputation for our friendly and professional approach.  Our very experienced management are supported by knowledgeable trained staff that are extremely conscientious in looking to meet the needs of our clients.

To support the service provided to our clients we use the most up to date audit, accountancy and taxation software tailored to meet the needs of the individual client.

In addition to providing the statutory annual accounting and taxation services to clients, we offer ongoing business support and advice throughout the year.

Meet the Team

robinRobin Francis FCA – Managing Director

Robin originally trained and qualified as an Accountant with a national firm before founding R J Francis & Co in 1984.  Robin’s extensive knowledge and experience, together with his hands on approach provides clients with invaluable professional advice.  He also has practical experience as a Company Secretary in industry which adds to the advice he can impart to clients.

When Robin has some spare time he enjoys watching most sports and is an avid rugby follower having previously played for many years for a local rugby club.


andrewAndrew Houston FCCA – Director

Andrew joined R J Francis & Co in 1993, qualifying as a chartered accountant with the firm in 1999.  His original background as audit manager means he deals with a large number of limited company clients within the firm, including company audits.  Since becoming a partner in the firm in 2008 Andrew works closely with Robin across a wider portfolio of clients and in promoting the firm and its services.

Andrew enjoys spending his free time with his young family and also watching films and football.



The Team
Robin and Andrew are supported by the Office Manager, Helen Booth, and a friendly team with a wide knowledge gained from professional training and experience.  Our team are here to assist with all accounting, book-keeping and taxation matters.