Despite pleading with staff to work a four-day week, KPMG is still hiring. In
keeping with its global sustainability push, it has hired a renewable energy
Adrian Scholtz is to lead the firm’s renewable corporate finance activities
in the UK and Germany. Scholtz was formerly head of Green Peninsula, a renewable
energy advisory firm for seven years.
A chartered accountant, he is likely to fit in well at KPMG. After
qualifying, he spent five years in transaction advisory with Ernst & Young.
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.