Andrew Tapson

Board Member

Andrew Tapson

Founder, Perle Partnership Limited

Andrew is a qualified Chartered Accountant and Treasurer and during a 30-year corporate career worked for a number of global financial services organisations holding a wide range of positions including CEO and CFO of ING Lease UK a market leading £3billion asset finance subsidiary of a major Dutch bank. 

Andrew now runs his own company helping entrepreneurs in the South West navigate the ups and downs at the beginning of their business journeys and to help them realise their own aspirations.

In addition, since 2019 Andrew has been a Trustee at Rowcroft Hospice in Torquay who benefit from Andrew’s strategic and financial planning skills and his passion for ensuring the hospice can continue to provide its outstanding level of care to the community for years to come.