Accountancy and wealth management firm, Alextra Accountants has relocated its Stoke office to a new premises.
The firm has moved out of the Genesis Centre, in Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent, to The Drayton Beaumont Building, in Merrial Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme.
The group, which formed in 2005, has moved into the new office after enjoying “significant growth” in recent years – following the acquisitions of accountancy businesses JSW Accountancy Services and The Davison Partnership in 2019 and 2020.
Alextra Accountants, has said it has also seen an “increase in business over the last 12 months after the pandemic highlighted the need for accountants to assist with the range of government incentives introduced for businesses amid Covid-19”.
The business, which employs 50 people, also has a second office in Crewe, Cheshire East.
Ian Biddington, director at Alextra Accountants, said: “Our new building is owned by one of our clients, it’s in a great location and it’s been fantastic for us to be able to come back to our roots, as four of the five directors were born in the city.
“Over the last 12 months we have been really busy. We got ourselves onto a hosted network just before lockdown so the team was able to work from home straight away with no issues.”
He added: “We have managed to grow through lockdown, our numbers are increasing and we are confident that will continue.The pandemic has shown businesses that, during these challenging times, having an accountant is more important than ever.”