Holdstock, whose election took place at the annual meeting of the society, succeeds Mark Spofforth in the post.
‘During my year in office I will try to bring together the somewhat fragmented region over which I preside. I am also keen to see that the newly-formed student’s society continues to flourish as it is so important that younger members of the profession are encouraged in this way,’ he said.
Holdstock heads the Kent-based firm which has six offices throughout the county employing 150 people. He is based in its Sittingbourne office.
He is a fellow of the English ICA, a fellow of the Society of Practitioners of Insolvency and president of the Association of Accountants and Auditors in Europe.
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