The Partners

Khuram Javed ACA MSc BSc (Hons)

dkr accountants khuram

Khuram Javed

Managing Partner

Khuram Javed

Managing Partner


Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 01922 517316
Mobile: 07956079764
Fax: 01922 821112

After completing his undergraduate degree in Computer Science and masters degree in Accounting and Financial Management, Khuram qualified as a chartered accountant with a regional West Midlands firm. Khuram further went on to work for the Worcester office of a national practice as well as the Midlands office of a top 10 audit firm, where he gained considerable experience in audit and assurance. During his working life Khuram has worked with a large variety of organisations from small sole traders through to large group subsidiaries, PLC's, Pension Schemes and Not for Profit entities. He also has considerable experience in advising businesses on compliance and taxation matters being a venture capitalist and shareholder in various different OMB's.

Khuram is one of the founding members of DKR and former Chair of the Worcester Group of Chartered Accountants. His belief is that to understand a client and their needs you need to be able to offer more than a number crunching service. This is backed up by an array of client testimonials and working relations both in the UK and abroad with clients as far as Africa and Asia.

Outside of work Khuram enjoys socialising and going out spending time with friends and family. He is also a keen traveller and enjoys working within communities as part of his role within an international charity.



Ian Bright ATT MAAT

dkr accountants ian

Ian Bright

Head of Compliance & Investigations

Ian Bright

Head of Compliance & Investigations
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 01922 517316
Mobile: 07773505638
Fax: 01922 821112

Ian began his career almost 20 years ago with HM Revenue & Customs where he was an HM Inspector of Taxes undertaking investigations into all types of businesses.

After qualifying as an Associate of Accounting Technicians Ian left HM Revenue & Customs to take up a position with one of Birmingham's largest independent accountancy practices where he undertook further training and qualified as an Associate of Taxation Technicians. Ian’s work has ranged from simple tax compliance checks to complicated investigations spanning multiple businesses and tax years. Ian has a particular specialism in liaising with HMRC in order to ensure each situation is resolved in the most effective manner. Ian currently heads up the HMRC compliance and Investigations work at DKR and works closely with the tax department to provide an unrivalled service to clients.

In his spare time Ian enjoys reading, travelling and cooking. He particularly enjoys trying different cuisines from around the globe.






Babar Mahmood ACA BA (Hons)

Babar qualified as a chartered accountant in 2000 with a well-regarded regional firm, after completing his degree in Accountancy. Through his working life, Babar has spent several years at the big four and top ten. He has been a key member of the audit and assurance department and gained valuable experience with a diverse and extensive client mix. Babar’s last role saw him head up the audit department for a large independent firm in the Midlands.

Babar’s career has spanned over 20 years and during this time he has also gained industry experience, working as a group financial accountant for a FTSE350 company and as CFO in a new business venture in the food industry. The extensive experience in both practice and industry has given Babar a unique insight into many industry sectors and the overriding importance of providing an excellent client service. Babar has gained experience from sole traders to large group companies and PLC’s, whilst also gaining experience in pension schemes and not for profit entities.

Outside of work Babar enjoys spending time with his family and friends. He is also a keen footballer playing regularly and is involved with local community-based charities.


Ranjit S Kahrod FMAAT

Ranjit spent his early career training in the offices of a Birmingham City Centre practice, gaining a wealth of experience in owner managed businesses and personal tax. He has a particular specialism in assisting partnerships and SME clients with annual accounts, VAT, payroll and tax returns. Ranjit has a strong following and loyal client base which has seen him lead Aldridge Accountants to great success. To further the services offered to his clients Ranjit merged his 25 year old practice with DKR and took up a position as associate director. At DKR Ranjit now overseas SME clients and family run partnerships. In his spare time Ranjit enjoys football, travelling and the odd bit of gardening.



The Team

The partners are assisted by strong team of associates who come from a wide variety of backgrounds and specialisms and are on hand to provide support to clients.