RSM welcomes new Financial Services audit partner

Leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has appointed Neil Griggs as an audit partner in its Financial Services team.

Neil joins RSM from BDO, prior to which he worked at both Big Four and boutique firms. He has 20 years of Financial Services experience gained across all sectors, notably investment firms, asset managers, hedge funds, private equity, broker dealers and fintech.

In his career to date, he has built up extensive audit and assurance experience in the middle market, working on FCA-related assurance projects, controls assurance and investigations, as well as onshore and offshore audits. 

In his new role, Neil will help build RSM's growing Financial Services practice, taking advantage of expertise and resource from within the UK and globally through the RSM international network.

Commenting on Neil's appointment, David Fenton, RSM's co-head of Financial Services said:

'Our investment in new talent right across the country underlines our determination to expand our service offering to Financial Services clients. Neil's experience and technical expertise will be a huge asset to us as we seek to build our profile in this all-important sector.

'Neil has a strong client service and people focus and is already well-known and respected within the Financial Services sector. As a result, he is ideally placed to help us take our Financial Services practice to the next level.'