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McAdoo beat off competition from an external selection process to take the role, which he described as that of ‘championing’ the institute.
Prominent in his in-tray will be how best to present plans to members to adopt the compulsory inspection regime, practice assurance. Voting papers go out at the end of this month but the two-thirds majority needed to pass the measure remains far from certain.
McAdoo said: ‘I am very pleased to have been appointed and am excited by the prospect of championing the largest professional accountancy body in Europe.’
He replaces Brian Bannister, who left the institute last month to become director of public affairs at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
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