All posts by Ruth Fouracre

Ruth is Clear Books' CEO. She started at Clear Books as General Counsel and Company Secretary dealing with any legal issues within the company. She qualified as a lawyer at Allen & Overy in 2008, and worked at Citi as a Senior In-house Counsel prior to joining Clear Books. In her spare time she is busy looking after the next generation of Clear Books employees (three little boys already showing early promise as FinTech gurus).

Lifting the Lid on Life at Clear Books

Online Accounting Software with a personal touch At Clear Books we pride ourselves on our outstanding customer service and the personal way in which we onboard each and every new customer, whether that’s a new accounting practice or a small...

/ 22nd December 2021

The Story behind Clear Books

In this blog, Ruth Fouracre, Clear Books CEO writes about how Clear Books online accounting software was born and how it evolved since her husband, Tim Fouracre, conceived the idea and made it a reality. A bold new idea: online...

/ 25th August 2021
Network of strategic centres of excellence

Better control, smarter insights and speed: Clear Books predicts how businesses will manage their financial data in 2020

Change is coming. Small business financial data has moved out of the shoebox and into connected cloud ecosystems. Driving the change are three forces; Making Tax Digital, Open Banking and a changing consumer preference for online experiences over offline interaction....

/ 16th November 2018

Clear Books successfully completes MTD VAT filing

With Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT fast approaching, Clear Books has made a successful MTD beta submission to HMRC. The smooth-running test paves the way for thousands of Clear Books users to complete simple three-step VAT returns directly to...

/ 30th August 2018