The Insight Training Team

Each member of our highly experienced training team has over 20 years’ experience in the financial training world. We all qualified with ‘Big 4’ accounting firms and developed expertise in learning and development and professional education before specialising in bespoke corporate training. Our dedicated team ensures you will receive the highest level of service at a cost which is transparent and great value for money.

Insight Leadership

Peter Herbert FCA
Peter Herbert FCADirector, Technical Programmes
Peter is the Insight Training Director who focusses on technical programmes.

Peter specialises in financial reporting (UK GAAP and IFRS), audit, company law and practice regulation, and also has a particular interest in charity, academy and pension scheme accounting and audit.

Peter’s career started with KPMG before moving into industry and then learning and development.

Peter’s enthusiasm for his topic and commitment to the learning experience means each training day is unique, relevant, fun and memorable.

Peter also heads up our team of independent file reviewers and technical consultants offering hot and cold file reviews to accountancy practices and technical advice on aspects of accounting, audit and practice regulation compliance.

Nicky Clough FCA
Nicky Clough FCADirector, Commercial and Financial Awareness Programmes
Nicky is the Insight Training Director who specialises in commercial and financial awareness programmes.

With a varied career as a Chartered Accountant spanning KPMG audit, learning and development, HR, graduate recruitment and professional education, Nicky now manages and delivers bespoke training to a wide range of clients. Nicky focusses on the development and delivery of corporate training and management development programmes.

Nicky’s style is warm and facilitative. She fosters collaboration and commitment in the training room so that the learner leaves with in-depth knowledge. Nicky’s key skills are facilitating learning by designing and delivering focussed and practical workshops which are stimulating and clear and the use of a coaching style to promote individual development.

Nicky is experienced in the use of psychometric tools, including MBTI, DiSC and Strengthscope, and frequently applies these in the design and facilitation of team and individual coaching sessions.

Liz Hollingsworth ACA
Liz Hollingsworth ACABusiness Manager
Liz worked as a Chartered Accountant in professional practice for 9 years, specialising in financial reporting and auditing, before joining Insight Training in early 2017.

Liz’s varied role in the business involves her having overall responsibility for day to day operations and client services. Liz manages the file review and consultancy services, supporting clients with technical enquiries and training requirements.

Liz’s client services role means that she plays a pivotal role in understanding clients’ needs and ensuring that all our courses and workshops consistently meet their expectations.