Birch had been a hot favourite for the chief executive role at the FA, left vacant by former PwC partner Palios, but decided not pursue it following a job interview with the football association.
Birch served in corporate recovery for 18 years with Ernst & Young, before holding chief executive posts at Chelsea, Leeds and, most recently, Everton.
Revenue and profitability growth in on the rise for CPA firms, found a survey from the American Institute of CPA’s and its subsidiary CPA.com
The second largest improvement in ‘significant’ levels of financial distress since the EU Referendum was in professional services, found research from Begbies Traynor
Carter Backer Winter has acquired Edwards Financial Services, expanding its financial planning department
New growth opportunities in Aberdeen, North East Scotland, are being invested in by Grant Thornton