RSM announces nine partner promotions to support firm’s future growth strategy

Leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has announced nine promotions to partner across the UK to help drive the firm’s future direction and growth strategy. The promotions take effect from Monday 1 April 2019. 

There have been two promotions in the firm’s audit faculty, Chris Tate in London and Linda Gray in Glasgow.  

The firm's national tax practice sees private client specialist Zoe Martin (Swindon), VAT specialist Rowena Clifton (Manchester) and reward and incentives specialist Martin Cooper (Manchester) all promoted to partner.

Across the firm’s advisory and consulting practice, Bart Sommerville has become a corporate finance partner in London; Jo Newman has been appointed as a global compliance and reporting services partner in Milton Keynes; Darren Mee (Birmingham) has become a partner in the firm's national consulting team, and; the national risk assurance team sees Neil Pickles promoted to partner in Liverpool.

David Gwilliam, Chief Executive Officer at RSM in the UK said: ‘I’m delighted to announce our latest partner promotions. Whilst each promotion is testimony to their tremendous talent across a diverse range of business specialisms, the group also reflects some of the key areas of the business we want to be investing in for the future. 

‘We’re an ambitious, inclusive firm committed to attracting and developing outstanding talent. That’s why it’s great to see such a strong group of colleagues reaching partnership. 

‘Our new partners will each play an important role as RSM ambassadors and as first-choice advisers to middle market leaders in the UK - delivering high quality advice to help clients achieve their strategic goals. I look forward to working alongside our new partners to realise the ambitions we have set ourselves.’

RSM new partners April 2019