Accountancy firms in tie-up

Douglas Home unveils merger with Dickson

Douglas Home & CoChartered accountancy firm Douglas Home & Co has merged with the East Linton based Dickson & Co.

With branches in Kelso, Hawick, Haddington and Alnwick, Douglas Home & Co is further cementing its presence as a cross Border business.

The team and services from Dickson & Co. will move to the office of Douglas Home in Haddington.

Following a period of illness last year, Robin Dickson decided to hand over the baton to Douglas Home and will retire.

Alan Drummond, managing director of Douglas Home & Co, said: “This is an exciting development and a great opportunity for Douglas Home & Co to be able to expand its business portfolio in East Lothian.

“There is a natural synergy between the two businesses, which is evident in the work ethic and the ethos of both companies.  We wish Robin a very happy retirement and welcome Emma and Joanne who will bring additional expertise to our existing team, offering support to the local business community throughout the area.”

Douglas Home & Co was established in 1983 and currently operates with four directors.

Photo: Alan Drummond, Sheryl Macaulay, Caroline Tice and Darren Thomson

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