Top 20 accountancy firm Haines Watts has created a new subsidiary to offer corporate finance advice and services from seven regional offices.
HW Corporate Finance is the result of a year-long drive by the firm to recruit corporate finance specialist. Seven partners lead a 30-strong team in the following areas:
Scotland. Based in Glasgow, the practice is led by Ian McDougall, who joined the firm in 2002.
The North East unit, operating out of Newcastle and Darlington, is led by Chris Scott
In Yorkshire, HW Corporate Finance headed by Leeds-based partner Teresa Fiorentino.
The north west managing partner is former PwC financier Sean Moriarty, based in Manchester.
Alan Gardener is the director of HW Corporate Finance in Birmingham.
In the South West and Wales, the Cardif...