Richard Askew


About Richard

Richard became a qualified accountant in 2005 and has lived in West Cumbria all his life. He joined Armstrong Watson in 2006 as an audit senior and from 2008 Richard spent four years as Corporate Services Manager at Penrith. In October 2012, he became Corporate Director based at our West Cumbria office in Workington and in 2015 Richard became a partner of the firm and continues to lead the West Cumbria office.

Richard supports and advises clients across a range of industries and those in nuclear, construction and hospitality in particular, and prides himself on providing an accurate, timely and value adding service to his clients. Richard focuses on working with owner managed businesses to help them achieve their business objectives, supporting them in growing and protecting their wealth for the long term, creating lasting relationships built upon honesty and trust.

What our clients say about Richard

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Get serious about growing your business

Do you want to take your business to the next level? Think about the following questions and statements and how that ties in to what you have done, plan to do, or just haven’t even thought about yet…

We're recruiting! Charity football tournament for Hospice at Home West Cumbria

The date has been set as Friday 16th June 2017 (the day before the Cumberland Show), when we hope to make a chunk of money for Hospice at Home West Cumbria’s, 30 for 30 appeal. 

Nuclear New Build – Are we ready to make the most of the opportunities?

Decarbonisation is a huge challenge and it will take a significant effort in the coming years to hit government and EU targets. The case for nuclear is strong and has a great deal of cross party support and public support.

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