McGuffie joins Glasgow office of Leonard Curtis
Leonard Curtis Business Solutions Group has strengthened its Scottish operation with the appointment of Jennifer McGuffie as a business development manager.
Ms McGuffie has 15 years experience in asset-based lending and brings a network of contacts to the role.
She will be supporting colleagues working in Reach Commercial Finance – the funding brokerage arm of the group – as well as engaging with and building the group’s Lifecycle community of Scottish accountants.
She said: “I am looking forward to bringing a fresh perspective and new contacts to the role and broadening my knowledge around insolvency business solutions.”
Leonard Curtis group director, Daniel Booth, says: “Jennifer is a fantastic addition to our team. In the last four years we have built a great presence in Glasgow and across Scotland and it’s testament to our progress that we have attracted someone of her stature and expertise.”
In a separate development, Leonard Curtis Glasgow has also promoted Daniela Coia and Derek Ross to managers. Both work on a portfolio of corporate case work including administrations, debt management and advisory.
C+T Head of payroll
Chiene + Tait (C+T) has appointed John Kirkpatrick as its new head of payroll.
Mr Kirkpatrick began his career 12 years ago, rising to become a payroll manager for Dumfries-based Carson & Trotter.
Since then he has held a number of senior payroll positions at Covetrus, Capita HR Solutions and, most recently, Mazars.
In his new role his focus will be on growing the firm’s payroll team, expanding the client base and building on the service standards established by his predecessor Neil Cameron, who passed away late last year.
Johnston Carmichael expands
Johnston Carmichael, has expanded its central belt leadership team with the addition of Craig Clinton, who has been appointed as a Business Advisory Director in the firm’s Stirling office.