David Howells has been appointed group FD of Pure Wafer.
The former KPMG auditor joins the semiconductor manufacturer at the start of the New Year.
After leaving KPMG in 2003 he served as group accountant at Christie Tyler, before moving to Airborne Systems Group in 2005 as assistant group FD and interim CFO. He was involved in the restructuring and subsequent sale of Airborne to a US private equity firm in 2010.
Carter Backer Winter has acquired Edwards Financial Services, expanding its financial planning department
Colin responds to the call for 'Darwinism' in accountancy
A new partner, Dermot Callinan, has joined Saffery Champness from KPMG where he was recently the head of the UK private client advisory team
John Mendes has been appointed partner in the City of London office at MHA MacIntyre Hudson