6pc of Ernst & Young’s graduate applicants who had their place confirmed
for September have been informed they will now have to wait until Spring 2009.
Tumultuous market conditions have been cited as the cause of the delay, as
the credit crunch bites and corporate finance roles are impacted in particular,
The paper suggested the intake might be offered different jobs in tax.
An Ernst & Young spokesman said none of the graduates has had their
‘The vast majority of those impacted have already accepted one of the
alternative options,’ the spokesman said.
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
Brian Burke, business development director, has moved within the firm to 'develop Quantuma’s networks with Sussex professional firms'