Monaghan becomes head of Azets R&D tax team
Azets, the SME-focused accountancy firm, has appointed Gemma Monaghan as head of its R&D tax credits team in Scotland and the north.
Ms Monaghan has more than 10 years’ specialist experience advising businesses on their R&D tax credit and innovation investment strategies.
She trained as an industrial chemist and brings valuable insights into how businesses approach the funding of innovation. She has worked with a wide variety of businesses across all sectors.
Ms Monaghan said: “Azets is growing rapidly and I am looking forward to being part of the journey by applying my experience in the R&D space and helping ambitious businesses drive growth.
“There is a lot of potential to facilitate innovation investment in many of Scotland’s key sectors, such as agriculture, food & drink, renewables and life sciences.”
Mark Pryce, tax partner, said: “Gemma has a hugely impressive track record helping businesses maximise their investment in R&D and innovation.
“She is a valuable addition to Azets senior tax leadership team and her knowledge and experience will be a major asset to our clients.”