Meet the D V Marlow & Co Team

DV Marlow & Co - Doreen Marlow

Doreen Marlow


Doreen founded the practice in 1991, after qualifying and establishing her career as a Chartered Accountant working in senior roles within large national and medium-sized accountancy firms. Her success lies in being a great listener, able to offer sound all-round business advice to clients without any ‘waffle’.

Jennifer Leonard


Jennifer is a Chartered Accountant, joining us in 2013 from a larger local firm. She deals with company accounts, personal tax, and specialises in audit work, special projects and report-writing. Having pursued a career in Local Government prior to Accountancy, she brings wide-ranging skills to the team as well as being Doreen’s daughter.

D V Marlow is truly a family business!

DV Marlow & Co - Jennifer Leonard
DV Marlow & Co - Debbie Gavin

Debbie Gavin

FCCA – Senior Client Manager

Debbie qualified as a Certified Accountant in Newport, South Wales. Since moving to Hampshire, she worked for a number of firms in the local area before joining us as Practice Manager in 1998. Her main areas of expertise lie in small and medium sized businesses, as well as specialising in personal tax.

Linda Brick

BA FCA – Client Manager

Linda qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1992, working in a larger firm in Southampton before joining us as an Accounts Senior in 2003. She is involved with accounts preparation, personal tax, preparation of VAT returns, and is our resident payroll expert.

DV Marlow & Co - Linda Brick
DV Marlow & Co - Samantha Burke

Samantha Burke

Assistant Accountant / Bookkeeping Manager

Sam joined us in December 2022 as an Assistant Accountant. She has over 20 years’ experience with bookkeeping, payroll, management accounts, and year-end accounts. Sam specialises in advanced bookkeeping and client training.

Duncan West


Duncan is our newest team member, joining us in January 2024. A Chartered Certified Accountant, and having spent over 20 years working in accountancy practices across the South Coast, he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team. Duncan specialises in working with small businesses on accounts, VAT, bookkeeping and payroll.

DV Marlow & Co - Paula Winchester

Paula Winchester

Office Administrator

Paula joined us as our Office Administrator in 2018 after many years in the banking and residential lettings industries. As well as dealing with our client admin, she works on a number of payroll jobs.

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