Why Vector

...what doesn’t get measured doesn’t get done!

To learn more about using your systems to drive performance and profit enhancements click here

Make your SYSTEMS work for you

...your customers can be your best salespeople, if you treat them right! 

To find out how to engage customers, and how they can help you increase sales click here

Make your NUMBERS     work for you

Make your CUSTOMERS work for you

...more than just a set of  figures; vector means numbers and direction!

To use financial data more effectively to improve performance and manage your business click here


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Why choose a
Vector Accountant?


Vector - your guide to successLatest research shows that the one thing most successful business owners want from their accountant is to be proactive and offer advice. Why?  Because they want to be more successful

In these turbulent times it is the business owner who works hand-in-hand with his trained business adviser, coach, and management accountant that will stand the best chance of weathering the storm, and ultimately thrive in the better times.

We’ll  help to translate,  extrapolate and escalate the value of your numbers.  We’ll help you to create a set of directions that can be used to steer your business; to achieve your goals and greater success!

A vector is both a number AND a direction.  You need both to run a business successfully!

Your typical firm of financial accountants will cheerfully tell you how much profit (or loss) you made - they will provide you with the numbers. Whilst these figures will undoubtedly be accurate, on their own your numbers are of limited value to you. They are historical. Like trying to drive a car by looking in the rear view mirror.

The typical financial accountant won’t volunteer free advice on how you can make more profit, or how to turnaround that loss (often because they’ve never done it).  He is most  comfortable calculating the numbers.

If that’s all you want from your accountant then we are happy to recommend suitable practitioners who can provide that service.

On the other hand a Vector accountant is forward facing. A Vector accountant is industry experienced. A Vector accountant will show how to make the numbers work for you!


Why choose a
Management Accountant?



The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants educate, train and qualify first class professionals - people with financial prowess who also understand the intricacies of management.

Whether you are a sole trader or a multinational corporation business is business,.  The scale may be different but the challenges are generally the same.  Using an accountant who understands business will deliver tangible benefits to your organisation, enterprise or company!


The CIMA Difference - a pdf report from the University of Bath School of Management comparing the relevance of the main accounting qualifications to business

Why CIMA - a pdf report explaining why the top performing businesses around the world choose a CIMA professional

Improve Decision Making - a pdf report explaining how CIMA accountants are helping to transform the finance function and improve business performance

Vector Accountants in St Ives, Huntingdon are professionally trained business advisers and management accountants specialised in helping SME companies be successful; as well as bookkeeping and VAT returns we offer executive coaching and mentoring for new business, start ups and established companies looking to improve performance, increase profits and pay less tax. 

Located between Huntingdon, Cambridge and Peterborough we typically serve clients in the East of England (Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Lincs) and the East Midlands (Bucks, Beds, Herts, Leics), but with a global network of  professionally accredited  advisers and accountants in 28 countries across the globe location is not a limitation.

Fixed price means ....
unlimited access to ad hoc advice at any time and no surprise invoices. We take the risk, you get the benefit.
Survival of the fittest ....
contact us for a FREE copy of Anti-Recession Actions for Business. What are you doing differently to ensure success?
Tax Planning for Business Owners ....
are you making the most of the latest government changes to tax legislation? Did you know you could carry back trading losses to get a cash-back tax rebate?
Tax Planning for Individuals ....
have you topped up your ISA, made tax free gifts, checked your pension contributions to ensure you haven't overpaid into your fund, or used your Capital Gains Tax allowances?
Money Back Guarantee ....
if for any reason you are unhappy with our service we will respect your right, without quibble, to pay whatever you feel is an appropriate fee!
Do You Own a Job or a Business?
too many SME owner managers work FOR their business rather than IT working for them. Want to enjoy your business again? Then ask about our unique VECTOR System for business improvement.
Recession - Threat or Opportunity?
it's your choice! The smarter business owner seizes the opportunity that this threat presents and uses it to grab market share. What are you doing to protect and grow your profits?
Find Hidden Cash in Your Business ....
most companies could improve their cashflow by '000s by applying some simple systems and better understanding their processes. Interested?




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