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Meet The Team

We are a dedicated team which strives to provide success to our clients in regards to all their accountancy needs. Our team is very close-knit and ensures that a unified support is provided to you whenever you need it. With expertise covering all aspects of accountancy, taxation and business advisory services, we are well placed to take a holistic view to planning for the future as well dealing with specific matters.

Accountant in Leicester

David Cheyette FCCA

Managing Director

David joined the practice back in 1989 fresh from studying at Sheffield. Qualified in 1996 and was made a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants in 2001. David is now Managing Director and oversees the smooth running of the practice whilst providing valuable (in his opinion) business advice and support to our many clients. David lives in Kibworth with his wife and their two daughters, Ellie and Rosie. When not working he enjoys his newfound love of golf as well as supporting his home team Leicester City FC. David is also a closet comedian and enjoys attending as many gigs as he can although he has yet to pluck up the courage to try it for himself.

Accountant in Leicester

Philip Dymond BA(Hons) FCCA


Philip has worked at Cheyettes since 1989 and has a wide experience across multiple sectors. In particular, he is exclusively responsible for audit compliance, not-for-profit entities and solicitors accounts rules, as well as working on personal and corporate tax and general internal and external compliance advice. In his spare time, Philip is a keen cyclist and red wine connoisseur

Accountant in Leicester

Melanie Dyer FCCA

Practice Manager

Melanie joined Cheyettes as a junior in 2000, after she finished her A levels. While working at the company she became ACCA qualified and is now acting as Practice Manager. Melanie loves spending time with her husband and young daughter. With the little spare time she has left she attends a martial arts class.

Accountant in Leicester

Debbie Ferber

Payroll Manager

Debbie has been working for Cheyettes (the family business) for over 25 years. Debbie has worked in a range of departments during that time and now runs our Payroll department. Her spare time is taken up by looking after her family.

Accountant in Leicester

Vaids Pancholi – BSc (Hons)


Vaids worked at various accountancy practices in Leicester before joining Cheyettes in April 2010. Vaids works in our accounts and bookkeeping department. In her free time Vaids likes to listen to music.

Accountant in Leicester

Sarah English

Secretary / Receptionist

Sarah started working at Cheyettes fresh from school in 1993. She is a faithful Leicester City season ticket holder over many years and likes to attend weekly Zumba classes.

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