ACCOUNTANCY firm PwC has announced the promotion of three partners and five directors in Yorkshire.
Will Richardson, Dan Stott and Andy Ward have joined the partnership.
Mr Richardson leads the forensic services team across the North. He has been with the firm for 18 years and has more than 13 years experience as a forensic accountant.
Mr Stott leads the firm’s regional financial decisions and analysis team, which helps clients with business planning and forecasting, board reporting, deal modelling, investment appraisal, options analysis and bringing insight to cash and working capital management.
Mr Ward takes on the role of managing partner for the Sheffield office. He succeeds John Cowling, who has retired. Mr Ward has more than 15 years experience with the assurance practice, which has included client secondments and a year in Texas.
Five people have also been promoted as directors – Tom Yeates with the assurance department in Leeds , Andy Ross in the advisory practice, Lee Stamp and Susie Holmes in taxation and Iwan Griffiths in financial services.