Neil Sutton is the new UK head of corporate finance at
PricewaterhouseCoopers, taking over from Graeme Pike.
Sutton joined the firm in 1993, and most recently led its consumer sector;
doubling the team’s growth over a four-year period to £1.7bn in deals during
Significant advisory roles were taken during McLelland & Sons’ sale to
Lactalis, and advising on Deb/Swarfega’s £135m sale to Barclays Private Equity.
‘The corporate finance team at PricewaterhouseCoopers is really on a roll and
I look forward to developing our business in the coming months,’ said Sutton.
Pike will concentrate on his role as global head of corporate finance.
The Financial Reporting Council has issued guidance regarding the annual reporting of 1,200 large and smaller listed companies. The letter highlighted the key issues and improvements that can be made in the 2016 reporting season
Baldwins Accountancy Group has continued investment in the north-east and appointed David Fish as a director in its corporate finance team
UK M&A activity bounced back strongly in July and August, according to analysis by the deals practice at PwC.
Smith & Williamson has added Jim Clark and Philip Marsden, of Marsden Clark Corporate Finance Limited, to its corporate finance team.