About Us


We are an award winning bookkeeping firm based in Knowle, Solihull. 

Offering cloud solutions to all our clients we are partnered with Xero and ReceiptBank software bringing you the best and most loved software available in accounting. 

We are a small firm ourselves so we understand the pressures of running a business alongside family life and possibly other employment. It can be stressful at times and our aim is to make your life as easy as possible! Our belief is that your business is as important to us as our own and we strive to offer you the best service we can. We are thrilled to have an abundance of 5* reviews showing our dedication to our clients. 


Claire Bartlett - Director

Claire set up Arden Bookkeeping in 2015 after having her daughter.

With over 15 years experience she has worked in a variety of industries for both small independently owned & larger limited companies. This has given her a broad understanding of how individual each business and their accounting requirements can be. 


Anna Ferris - Bookkeeping Assistant

Anna joined us in January 2018.

She is currently studying her AAT level 4 accounting qualification and is enjoying broadening her knowledge, the variety of industries we do bookkeeping for never getting dull.

She has two daughters and a son so her time away from the office is kept pretty busy spending time with her family. 


Jo Purdy - Office administrator

Jo joined us in July 2019.

Jo had previously worked as a teacher but decided on a career change to find flexible hours to suit her family. She chose accounting! She has amazing organisational skills which keeps us all in check in the office and help us carry out you bookkeeping with ease. 

Outside of work Jo loves tap dancing and her work with the sea scouts in Knowle.

Awards & Nominations


Our Partners

Xero cloud based solutions accounting and bookkeeping. Payroll software
Receiptbank. Cloud based accounting and bookkeeping solutions.