Mid-tier firm Begbies Traynor Group has launched a new corporate finance
operation to advise clients in London and the South East.
The team will be lead by chartered accountant and corporate financier Peter
Petyt, 42, supported by colleagues Jonathan Ruffell and Simon Woodcock
The team is expected to grow to around 12 professionals within a year to 18
It will provide services related to finance raising and mergers and
acquisitions, and also focus on turnarounds and distressed debt.
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'
Stephen Mills joins the Manchester office from IBM, where he spent 12 years as an associate partner in the data, analytics and cognitive consulting group
Rupert Guppy will be responsible for capital allowances in the southern region, and joins the firm from specialist consultancy E3 Consulting