PwC to take on Weir Group audit

PWC is to be appointed auditor of Glasgow-based FTSE 250 engineering firm Weir Group at its 2016 AGM at the end of the month.

PwC will audit the company’s statements for the financial year commencing 2 January 2016 onwards.

Weir’s most recent annual report for 2015 showed the audit and associated work was worth a total of £1.7m in fees to previous incumbent EY.

Recent audit wins for PwC include London-listed natural sweetener producer PureCircle.

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