Perth firm acquired
Campbell Dallas adds Bell to Perth operation
Accountancy firm Campbell Dallas has acquired Perth-based Bell & Company, a long-established independent practice specialising in owner managed businesses and private clients.
The deal will see 20 staff and one partner transfer to Campbell Dallas, and add more than £1 million of annual fee income.
Campbell Dallas, which recently opened a £1m office in the centre of Perth, is now the largest accountancy firm in Perthshire. The office now accommodates has five partners and 56 staff, including 9 trainees.
Founded in 1945, Bell & Company provides a broad range of business and tax advisory services alongside robust compliance services. The firm represents many well-known local owner managed businesses, and has developed a strong presence in the rural and farming community.
Chris Horne, managing partner at Campbell Dallas, said “This is a solid step forward for the firm in achieving its planned growth target.”
Charlie Carnegie, Bell & Company’s managing partner, added: “Joining Campbell Dallas presents an exciting opportunity for our clients and staff.”