Garner International, the London-based executive search company has appointed two senior consultants. Alex Rentoul joins from Nurdin & Peacock where he was group commercial director. He has also worked with KPMG, Arthur D Little and Booz Allen. He will be involved in retail, wholesale, consultancy and financial services.
Norman Terret also joins and will head worldwide practices in telecommunications and technology, travel and transportation. Terret was formerly president and chief executive of CITS Group, part of the data communications network provider SITA.
The drive towards a fully digital tax regime is an admirable one, but mandation is simply wrong, according to one of the UK's most senior tax technology practitioners - Paul Aplin
Barclays has partnered with accounting software company Xero to provide businesses with access to transaction data through its direct feed.
Government's estimate of a £400m admin saving from Making Tax Digital is way off - and is instead a huge cost burden, warns Lamont Pridmore chief executive Graham Lamont
Xero unveiled its expanded global partner programme at Xerocon South, the accounting technology conference in Australasia