In 2019 we joined to together with over 120 accounting firms across the UK and Ireland. We created a national super group, ‘The Firm of the Future’! Called the Xeinadin Group (XGL), overnight we went from not existing to being a top contender within the industry.

What makes being part of Xeinadin a great opportunity for us and an great bonus for you as clients? We now have access to the experience and knowledge of a national think-tank, with local representation anywhere in the UK and Ireland.

Clients of Lewis Ballard get the experience of having a local accountant with the clout of a top national firm!

What is the ‘Firm of the Future’?

The proactive and forward-thinking Group Xeinadin (or XGL for short), has a vision for its like-minded forward-thinking accountancy offices. It’s embracing advancements of technology and the pooling of knowledge, resources and specialisms to best serve its clients.

Here at Lewis Ballard we’re keeping our name and continuing business as usual for our clients. The fundamental difference will be more opportunity for you through the mass expertise of the wider group. Joining XGL offers us the opportunity to give you a greater variety of services. As a large or small businesses you’ll get the personal touch, customer care and value-for-money of your local accountant.

Technology of the Future

We embrace developments in technology so that, as our client, you can enjoy the cutting-edge advantage of streamlined processes and powerful real-time information. Winning the national ‘100% Xero Award’ at Xerocon London 2018 signified that we are leading the way. Leaders in terms of cloud accounting and digital services.

Making Tax Digital (MTD) has arrived and switching to digital record-keeping is vital for business survival. Our clients have made the move and are best placed to capitalise on opportunities and dodge pitfalls. As the economy tightens and recession looms this approach could be key to your survival.

Managing Director Neil Ballard says

“We’ve embraced technology and as well as being national winners, we feel joining Xeinadin helps us in the next phase of our journey. Old school, paper-based accountancy firms are just going to disappear. This award shows that we’re a firm that is moving ahead with the rapid technological changes evident within the industry. Firms that drag their heels, that only make the change when forced to, will find that it’s already too late. We have helped provide our clients with the tools to not only survive but thrive in the face of digital change. The ‘Firm of the Future’ has finally arrived and we are delighted to be part of this exciting journey. This is a real community of like-minded accountants.”