Marios Andreas Nicolaides was sentenced to three-and-a-half years in prison and disqualified from acting as a company director for seven years while Brian Harry Atkins was sentenced to two-and-a-half years and disqualified as a company director for five years.
The Central Criminal Court found the two guilty of defrauding shareholders of Free Dot Net Plc and Discount Telecom Plc, which were set up to provide internet access and low-cost telephone calls.
The Serious Fraud Office said the two men had used the companies to fraudulently enrich themselves by creating false or inflated invoices from a variety of other businesses.
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'
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