Clare Elsby is Co-Founder of Elsby & Co, a firm of accountants and business advisors in Northamptonshire. Clare has a wide range of commercial experience in that she can understand and relate to the issues faced by business owners on a day to day basis.
Clare was until recently the elected Area Lead for Northamptonshire, Rutland and Leicestershire for the Federation of Small Businesses. She has recently been appointed to the FSB’s English Policy Unit representing the East Midlands region. The East Midlands is home to 12,900 FSB members and a strategically important region as covered by three LEP’s, with a population of more than 4.7 million people and an economic output of over £98bn. She also has to work with 45 local authorities and 46 members of Parliament!
Clare is passionate about small and medium sized businesses, which are the backbone of the UK economy and is determined to see them recognized at the heart of government policy and in the local regions. The FSB, she believes, has the voice to make this happen.”