UHY HACKER YOUNG, the top 20 accountancy firm, has appointed Martin Jones as a new partner in its London audit and assurance team.
Jones joins from Ecovis Wingrave Yeats, where he was a partner in the audit team. He brings over 30 years of experience providing audit, financial reporting, outsourcing and advisory services to firms of all sizes, across a range of sectors.
He has experience working both in the UK and internationally and has specialist in-depth knowledge of the hospitality and media sectors.
Jones joined Ecovis Wingrave Yeats in 2008. Prior to that he spent time at PKF as a director in assurance and advisory services, beginning in 2006. Between 1999 and 2006 he worked as a senior audit manager at KPMG.
Laurence Sacker, managing partner of UHY Hacker Young, said: “Martin’s specialist knowledge and international experience will be highly valuable to us and we look forward to him making a positive contribution to our firm’s growth and development.”
Richard Cameron-Williams, who joined RGL on the graduate programme in September 2005, has been appointed partner with effect from April 1
Andrew Howson joins the firm from EY, bringing experience in advising private equity and corporate clients across multiple sectors in the UK and Europe
Dennis Layton takes up the position on April 1 and will contribute to the firm’s goal of becoming the leading global professional services organisation by 2020
Richard Cartwright becomes the new head, taking over from incumbent head of office David Lemon