Griffith-Jones had previously been the firm’s UK head of corporate finance and had been closely involved in merger talks with Andersen.
A veteran of more the 25 years at the firm, Griffith-Jones will take over from Reid at the beginning of July
Guy Warrington is to take over as KPMG’s head of corporate finance.
Reid was appointed in March as the next Queen’s accountant to take over from another former KPMG partner Sir Michael Peat, who is leaving Buckingham Palace to become Prince Charles’ private secretary
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Two new audit partners have been appointed at the firm BDO in its audit practice following continued growth and investment
Changes to the tax system is urged to support the growth of entrepreneurs, found a report from the Grant Thornton UK, the Institute of Directors, and the Prelude Group
Six new partners have been revealed by top ten firm Mazars