The so called Cliff Nicholson award is presented each year to the internal audit team which demonstrates new techniques, the value of the audit function, innovative research and development or significant changes brought about by audit work.
Chris Hurford, chairman of CIPFA’s audit panel, said: ‘Amber Valley Borough Council’s entry clearly demonstrated the value of internal audit work as a provider of support and external evidence.’
Entries for the award came from all areas of the public sector, local government, central government, the National Health Service and the emergency services.
Three new partners and seven business restructuring advisers have been appointed to the new Preston office
Merger between Clear & Lane Chartered Accountants and Magma Chartered Accountants was finalised on 3 February
The Top 20 firm has recently advised J S Wright, the mechanical and electrical building services specialist
Promotions have been made in the private clients tax team and corporate business team