Three new partners have been admitted to the practice, while a fourth partner has been transferred across from its corporate finance team.
The three new partners are Ian Green, a insolvency practitioner based in Leeds, Heather Swanston, specialist in large-scale corporate reviews and Zubin Randeria, who provides turnaround advice to private equity investors. Barry Ross joins the business recovery team from corporate finance after ‘close co-operation on a number of telecom assignments’.
Ian Powell, head of business recovery services in Europe, said demand for advisers to unlock value from under-performing companies had ‘never been higher’.
Steve Absolom and Will Wright from KPMG Restructuring have been appointed joint administrators to City Motor Holdings and associated companies
Partners from Johnston Carmichael have been appointed as joint administrators to Axon Well Interventions Products UK
Begbies Traynor have been appointed administrators of William Anelay Ltd, York, one of Britain’s longest-established construction and heritage restoration companies
Smith & Williamson has been appointed administrators of charity 4Children