Danbro on Film

As we celebrate two decades in business, we’ve released a series of videos and interviews, taking you behind the scenes at Danbro in this, our 20th birthday year.

These short films will give you a flavour of what life is like here at Danbro. They’ll provide you with a greater understanding of our range of services, and expand on the core values that underpin our promise to create futures full of opportunity. So, in the videos below, our Founders, Directors, clients, Associate Partners, and valued employees take you through Danbro’s history, culture and aspirations for the future. They’ll explain who we are, what we do, why we do it, and what it means to be a part of the Danbro Family.

 
 

The Danbro Group

At the turn of the century, Danbro was a small, family-run, contractor accountancy firm with just a handful of clients. 20 years on, and the company employs more than 200 people, providing a wide range of accountancy services to over 7,500 clients nationwide.

So, we asked our Founders, Helen & Damian Broughton, to take us back to where it all began. In the videos below, they tell us how it all started, their vision for the company’s future, and what it is they love most about the business they built from scratch.

Helen & Damian Broughton – In Conversation: Why did you start Danbro?


For 20 years, Danbro have worked closely with businesses, contractors, franchises, and the self-employed. Helen and Damian explain why they started Danbro.

Helen & Damian Broughton – In Conversation: What’s the best thing about starting your own business?


In this video interview, we asked Helen & Damian Broughton, Founders of the Danbro Group to tell us the best thing about starting their own business.

Helen & Damian Broughton – In Conversation: What is the story of Danbro’s growth?


Founders of Danbro, Helen and Damian take us back to the early days of Danbro – telling us how they formed and how they’ve grown in the industry.

Helen & Damian Broughton – In Conversation: If you had one wish for Danbro, what would it be?


In this video interview, we ask what Helen & Damian would like to accomplish next and, if they had one wish, what would it be?

Helen & Damian Broughton – In Conversation: What do you love most about the business you have built?


Business is important, but the culture here is about more than just profit margins. Here’s what Helen and Damian love most about Danbro.

 
 

The Accountancy Services

At Danbro, you’re part of the family. Furthermore, we firmly believe that accountancy is about more than just spreadsheets and number crunching. It’s about understanding your business, developing great relationships, overcoming obstacles, and providing swift solutions. That’s why we deliver the highest standard of service to ensure your business achieves its absolute potential.

For years, Danbro have been providing personal accountancy services to businesses, contractors, consultants, freelancers, franchises, and start-ups across the UK. With decades of experience and specialist expertise, we have a proven track record of improving performance and increasing profits.

Check out our interviews with Associate Partners, Gordie Smyth, Lara Hodkinson, and Zahid Arif. They discuss their roles at Danbro, their ambitions for the company’s future, and how we meet our promise to understand, deliver and grow together. You can also watch testimonials from some of our leading business partners. Namely, Nick Neill, Managing Director at EweMove, and Graham Whistance, Managing Director at MyMobileWorkers.

Danbro Accounting Ltd: At Danbro, you’re part of the family


Our Associate Partners, Gordie, Lara and Zahid, discuss their roles within Danbro Accounting, and their ambitions to help companies grow and develop.

Danbro: EweMove Testimonial


Danbro began working with EweMove – a multi-award-winning Sales and Lettings Agency – back in 2015. Watch their testimonial video here.

Danbro: MyMobileWorkers Testimonial



Since MyMobileWorkers joined Danbro in 2014, their employee count has doubled, as has their turnover. Watch their testimonial video here.

Danbro: MyMobileWorkers Testimonial



At Danbro, we’re guided by our values of trust, respect, integrity, dynamism and, above all, family. It’s important to us that all our employees embody and represent these qualities. Watch our Danbro Accounting MD, Neil, here.

 
 

The Employment Umbrella Solutions

If you’re new to contracting, and you’re trying to decide between PAYE and Employment Umbrella Companies, it can be confusing. At Danbro, we’d like to clear a few things up about Umbrella Employment, and the positives it can provide. So, here’s James Burrows, Danbro Workforce Solutions’ Managing Director, to explain further.

As James puts it, ‘Umbrella companies are the foundation of the temporary workforce market, providing continuity of employment in a world of short-term contracts.’

Danbro offers industry leading employment solutions, all of which include the benefits of full-time employment. This includes things like statutory payments, holiday pay, and our private pension scheme. We’re here to support your contracting career. We provide a host of employment benefits, take care of your admin and, most importantly, pay you on time, every time. Watch our short films to find out how Umbrella Companies work, and what Danbro Workforce Solutions can do for you.

Danbro Workforce Solutions, ‘Making Everyday Life Happen’


James Burrows, Managing Director of DWS, explains the process of Umbrella Employment, and Danbro’s role as an employer in the contractor market.

Danbro: What is an Employment Umbrella Company?


Description: James Burrows, Managing Director of Danbro Workforce Solutions, explains what an employment umbrella company is and how it works.

 
 

The People

Lastly, business is important, but the culture here at Danbro is about more than just profit margins and number crunching. We place a strong emphasis on family – one of the core values that underpin everything we do here at Danbro.

Our longstanding success is built on trusting relationships, and helping people and businesses achieve their absolute potential. The respect, hard work and integrity of each and every one of our employees is paramount to that culture. But don’t just take it from us. See below to find out what our employees love most about being part of the Danbro Family.

Why I Love Danbro: Leanne, Personal Accountant



The culture at Danbro is about more than just profit margins. Here’s what Shared Service Manager, Leanne, loves most about the Danbro family.

Why I Love Danbro: Katie, Customer Service Advisor


The culture at Danbro is about more than just profit margins. Here’s what Customer Service Advisor, Katie, loves most about the Danbro family.

Why I Love Danbro: Wilf, Accountant



The culture at Danbro is about more than just profit margins. Here’s what Accountant, Wilf, loves most about the Danbro family.

Why I Love Danbro: Colin, Head of New Business Development



The culture at Danbro is about more than just profit margins. Here’s what the Head of New Business Development, Colin, loves most about the Danbro family.

Why I Love Danbro: Sam, Content Marketing Executive



The culture at Danbro is about more than just profit margins. Here’s what Content Marketing Executive, Sam, loves most about the Danbro family.

Why I Love Danbro: Molly, Business Development Consultant


The culture at Danbro is about more than just profit margins. Here’s what Business Development Consultant, Molly, loves most about the Danbro family.