Meet the Team

Our team is the backbone of our business. Each individual member plays an integral part to the smooth running of the company. With years of experience running through our team of staff it ensures the service we provide is of the highest quality.
Paul Marshall, Finance Director Paul Marshall

Paul Marshall

Finance Director

Paul is a Chartered Accountant, qualifying in 1985 following training with Ernst & Young. His background is in the financial sector which extends to having expertise in all aspects of day to day financial management for businesses ranging from small owner-managed start-ups through to international SME's. Appointed a non-executive director in 2003, he is now more involved and in addition to the Finances also holds responsibility for Human Resources and Corporate Governance.

Formerly a Trustee of Medical Detection Dogs, his interests cover cinema, theatre and most sports boasting qualifications in football coaching and cricket umpiring.

Hayley Straus

Hayley Straus

Finance Administrator

Hayley is responsible for supporting the finance team with the sales and purchase ledger, helping the department run smoothly. Hayley owns a cockapoo named Luti, who is a regular visitor to the office.

Karly Robinson

Karly Robinson

Finance Assistant

Karly is the Finance Assistant and provides support to Neal. Karly deals with the management accounts for our US company, as well as month-end procedures. She is also responsible for credit control and assisting with annual audits.

Liz Crisp

Liz Crisp

Finance Administrator

Liz has worked for Company of Animals since 1986. As part of the Finance team she handles the Purchase Ledger, ensuring our suppliers are paid in a timely manner and assists with petty cash and credit notes.

Her family have recently bought a new home in beautiful Devon where she and Merlin, the rescue collie, spend as much time as possible.

Neal Anderson

Neal Anderson

Group Financial Controller

Neal is Group Financial Controller, responsible for managing the day to day finances of the company.