TWO FTSE-LISTED companies have brought in new auditors.
FTSE 100-listed copper producer Kazakhmys has appointed KPMG to undertake its audit work following a “formal, competitive tender process”, it said in a statement to the stock exchange.
The previous audit incumbent was Ernst & Young, which had served as the group’s auditor since 2005.
H R Owen, the listed luxury car dealer, has chosen BDO as auditor after its tender process.
The FTSE “fledgling” company previously used PwC for its audit work.
Andrew Howson joins the firm from EY, bringing experience in advising private equity and corporate clients across multiple sectors in the UK and Europe
Dennis Layton takes up the position on April 1 and will contribute to the firm’s goal of becoming the leading global professional services organisation by 2020
Richard Cartwright becomes the new head, taking over from incumbent head of office David Lemon
Brian Burke, business development director, has moved within the firm to 'develop Quantuma’s networks with Sussex professional firms'