Audit and tax growth
KPMG promotes eight to bolster two teams
KPMG has announced a strategic promotion to its financial services audit team in response to significant growth in its audit client base.
Phil Merchant, who has been with the the practice for 19 years, has been appointed audit partner and will spearhead the firm’s 80-strong FS audit team in Scotland.
Additionally, the firm has announced seven director promotions.
Lyn Niccolls, Gary Fensom and Michael Wilkie have all been promoted to director within the audit team. In the tax and pensions team, Deborah May, Louise McCarroll, David McKay and Calum Brunton Smith have all been promoted to director.