THOSE insolvency practitioners are a tricky bunch, you know.
They gossip away, then ply you with so much drink that all you’re left with is a headache in the morning and the unpleasant aftertaste of several double vodka and cokes.
While there was plenty of talk about the structural issues facing the industry, others bemoaned the general lack of really decent work out there. ‘It’s a bit boring, actually,” said one IP.
And with it being a pretty brutal environment, spare a thought for London office head Neil Bennett, who failed to pick a winner last night.
But thanks for the invite, and keep plugging away (on the restructuring work). TS wants to come back next year.
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
UK private investor Endless LLP acquires the high street retailer, saving 840 jobs
Richard Cartwright becomes the new head, taking over from incumbent head of office David Lemon