Des Hudson, former chief executive of the Institute of Chartered Accountants
of Scotland, has been named as the new head of the Law Society, which represents
126,000 solicitors in England and Wales.
Hudson had been chief executive of ICAS since the beginning of last year.
Hudson is a qualified solicitor. Before joining the Scottish institute he was
chief executive of Scottish Media Group’s publishing division and managing
director of Britannia Life in Glasgow.
Engineering and technology executives have voiced concerns over the government’s industrial strategy and the need to fill the R&D funding and long-term investment gap in a post-Brexit Britain
This year’s Finance Act is 649 pages, the second longest recorded, and highlights the increasing complexity for taxpayers of an ever expanding tax code
The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and the CIPFA have launched an introductory guide for leaders on integrated thinking and reporting
Accountancy Age is delighted to reveal the shortlists for the 2016 British Accountancy Awards