Newman joined BDO in 1978. He joined the partnership council in 1991 and has been part of the management executive for 18 months.
Newman is an audit partner with professional practices expertise.
He succeeds Simon Bevan, who retired as managing partner only 18 months into a three-year term.
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Just one half of UK practices have implemented a pricing structure around auto enrolment implementation and advice - with many suffering increased costs
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