What we do

Personal Tax

Personal Tax

Personal tax is…. personal. That’s why when it comes to your personal tax affairs we do exactly that: we give you personal and tailored advice. We take the time to get to know you and understand your goals. Then we provide clarity and give you the best advice dealing with your personal tax, capital gains and inheritance tax. And we’ll be there to liaise with our network of financial planning experts on your behalf.
Business Services

Business Services

We know that business owners want to be given more time doing the important things. Like winning more work and increasing your profits. That’s why we’ve developed a full suite of business services to release you from your spreadsheets. Things like accounts preparation, payroll and tax, and bookkeeping and VAT. So you’re free to do what you do best: build your business empire.
Business Advisory

Business Advisory

If you’re a business owner looking to move your business forwards then we can help. We offer a range of advisory services that will help you shape the future direction of your company. We can help run board meetings, take care of your tax and business planning, and assist you with your exit strategy. We’ll take care of your management accounts and your budgeting and forecasts. And we’ll even act as your virtual FD.
Business Development

Business Development

Sometimes ‘OK’ isn’t good enough… If you’re dissatisfied with your current business performance then we can help. We’re accredited Mindshop facilitators and can guide you with your strategic development. We can help you set a clear vision for your company and put together business plans that have achievable objectives. We work with you and your team to offer better business profitability, growth solutions, and personal development.

Who we are

Robert Glazer


Managing Partner

Robert trained in audit and accounts whilst qualifying as a chartered accountant, before enjoying a spell in the publishing industry with Random House. He then joined his father, Don, at Glazers Chartered Accountants, to work on a large portfolio of business clients. Robert became the firm’s managing partner when Don retired in 1997 and enhanced his managerial skills by joining the international business consultancy organization, Mindshop. In 2007 he left Glazers to form ripe. When not working, Robert loves being with his family or watching Manchester United. Occasionally he has time for cycling, Pilates and 5-a-side football.

Pratima Glazer


Tax Partner

Pratima Glazer is the firm’s tax expert, having qualified as a tax accountant in 1995 and subsequently as a certified accountant. Whilst a partner at Glazers, Pratima was responsible not only for running the tax department, but also HR and Health and Safety.  At Ripe, Pratima uses her tax expertise to look after all the personal and business tax needs of our clients. This includes giving advice on many elements of tax planning including auto enrolment, capital gains, corporate tax and retirement planning. If you’ve got a tax query, Pratima is our ‘go to’ person!  Always great at multi-tasking, she has now mastered the challenge of being a working mum. In her limited spare time, she goes to Body Attack classes!

Darshan Shah


Managing Director, India

Darshan Shah is the managing director of Ripe India – the professional services company we established in 2014. Darshan is a qualified chartered accountant in India and ACCA in the UK. After gaining over 10 years of industry experience with multinational corporates in the City of London, Darshan settled back to his hometown, Ahmedabad.  Darshan manages a team of enthusiastic professionals who provide services such as financial and management reporting, accounts preparation, bookkeeping, VAT, payroll, self-assessment tax returns, debt collection and batch payments.  When not working,  Darshan loves to travel and spending time with his family.

Get in touch!

Call 020 8238 8730 or email info@ripefinancial.com