John Smith-Daye

John Smith Daye, Accountant, Essex, Maldon, Lambert Chapman LLP
Partner FCA

John Smith-Daye is a local man having been born in Clacton-On-Sea. He was educated at Clacton County High School and Oxford Polytechnic. John trained in the Colchester office of a national firm. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1982 stayed there for another 4 years before joining a smaller local firm. In 1994 he joined Lambert Chapman and became a partner in 1996.

He is actively involved in the local business community. He is a former Finance Director with Business Link (Essex) Limited and is Treasurer of the Maldon District Marine Association, and Mid Essex Historic Buildings Trust, as well as being a member of the Chamber of Trade, and Town Centre Strategy Group Managing Board.

Away from the office John has a variety of interests and you can learn more about him in his "Meet the Partner" article.

Please call John on 01621 852191 or email him at if you would like the opportunity of a complimentary meeting to discuss your financial strategies and how John’s team might help you. As a firm we recommend you seek a reference from a local banker, solicitor, or other professional about ourselves and our representatives to check how we are regarded.


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