BDO HAS PROMOTED six new partners to be evenly split between its tax and audit departments.
There are three promotions in the audit department: Ian Clayden who joined in 1995 and specialises in the consumer market sector; Ed Goodworth who started in 2000 as a trainee and became an audit director in 2011; and Anna Draper who was recruited in 2007 as a senior manager, specialising in AIM and FTSE markets.
In tax, the three new partners are: Andy Goodman who began as a senior associate in 2003 with particular expertise in on employee pay and incentives; Richard Montague who joined in 2000 as a tax senior and is responsible for BDO’s Iberian and Scandinavian private client desk; and Mark Pickard who joined as director in 2008 responsible for developing the firm’s regional customs duty.
Simon Michaels, (pictured) managing partner at BDO, said: “I’m delighted that these six individuals have achieved partner status and can continue to act as senior leaders within our tax and audit business.”
Fraser Nicol joins the firm from EY, bringing experience in cyber security, data analytics and business technology
Rowan Williams will be responsible for growing the firm’s presence in the Gatwick Diamond and across the south east
Kevin Humphreys joins the insolvency and restructuring firm from the National Crime Agency (NCA) Economic Crime Command
Ann Pomfret joins the Manchester office from BDO