Gavin Hinks and Mario Christodoulou discuss the House of Lords inquiry into audit’s role in the banking crisis. Were the audit firms ‘the dogs that didn’t bark’, as Lord Lawson suggested, and what should the Big Four expect when they face the inquiry?
UK senior partner Phil Verity has been elected for a second term at Mazars
An audit partner has been appointed at Grant Thornton in its North West offices
KPMG has been appointed with “immediate” effect as the auditor of Dorcaster
The audit for Ibstock will be taken over by Deloitte following a competitive tender process