RSM strengthens specialist tax offering with two new appointments in Leeds

Leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has appointed associate director Adam Jones and R&D tax specialist, Jade Bedford, to its private client and corporate tax teams respectively.

Adam joins RSM with almost 30 years’ experience advising on all aspects of private client tax whilst working at EY, Deloitte and PwC. Adam's expertise advising owner managed businesses, high net worth individuals, trusts and non-domiciled individuals will enhance RSM’s growing specialist services within its private client tax team. 

Jade joins RSM as R&D tax manager and brings a wealth of industry and in practice experience to the new role, having worked at Unilever as an R&D chemist, before moving to KPMG where she worked in tax, specialising in innovation tax reliefs including R&D and patent box. In her new role, Jade will work with the 60-strong tax team to grow the regional innovation reliefs practice to help more regional clients benefit from tax reliefs. 

The two appointments come as part of RSM's plans to strengthen its tax capability in Yorkshire and the North East, offering a greater level of specialist advice to both businesses and private individuals. 

RSM's national head of tax and regional managing partner for Yorkshire and the North East, Kevin O'Connor said: 'It’s great to welcome both Adam and Jade to the team. Both bring key expertise which further enhance our regional offering to ensure we are placed to support our growing portfolio of private and corporate clients.’