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John Coldicutt

CMO of KashFlow, part of the IRIS Software Group

John Coldicutt is CMO of KashFlow.

KashFlow is part of the IRIS Software Group and provides online accounting software for small business owners.

With 34 years' experience, the IRIS Software Group provides business critical software and services to the UK accountancy and SME sectors. Over 60,000 small and medium-sized companies including 15,500 accountancy practices rely on IRIS every day to run their business and collaborate, with around 96,500 end-users subscribing to IRIS cloud solutions.

IRIS offers the greatest range of specialist accountancy, payroll and HR solutions - delivered as a choice of integrated on premise software and cloud-based applications - managed under the leading IRIS, PTP, Drummohr, KashFlow, Earnie and Cascade product brands.

In accountancy, IRIS is the most trusted software provider in the UK today with over 98% customer retention for its core products, 60% of the top 50 practices as customers and 2.9 million tax returns successfully filed with HMRC each year.

As a leading provider of payroll, HR and bookkeeping software IRIS serves SMEs, corporates, payroll bureaus and a number of industry sectors including 50% of UK GP practices. More than 10% of UK businesses pay their employees via IRIS payroll solutions.

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