7 posts categorised "Spotlight on"

25 September 2013

Spotlight on . . . the Private Business Awards 2013

As I lay in my hotel bed the morning after our Private Business Awards, cup of Lemsip in hand, (yes I manfully fought through my cold to attend) I realised what a real spur I find spending time with private businesses and their owners. They really do drive our economy...

04 July 2013

New senior partner appointed at PwC in the East Midlands

Paul Norbury has been appointed as senior partner of PwC in the East Midlands to spearhead the firm’s growth plans and extend even greater support to businesses and public sector organisations in the region. Originally from Lincolnshire, Paul has spent the last two decades working with a wide range of...

19 November 2012

Spotlight on . . . . Will Dowsett who talks about personal wealth for business owners

We asked Will Dowsett, Head of Private Client in the Midlands to share his expert opinion on personal wealth, giving him the following scenario as a basis. Scenario: Imagine a business owner, maybe in their late 50s or early 60s, who has sold up following an offer that can’t be...

15 November 2012

Spotlight on . . . . Rupert Hutton, reward expert who talks about staff retention

We spoke to Rupert Hutton, director and human resources expert said: *What are the telltale signs someone might be about to leave? “It can be difficult to tell if someone is about to leave. Signs may vary from person to person but the obvious ones are disengagement with the job...

16 October 2012

Spotlight on . . . . Owen Mackney, regional assurance business leader

Owen is the newly appointed leader of our regional assurance services practice. Owen joined the firm in 1991 as a graduate from Loughborough University. He moved to the region from our St Albans office where he led the local assurance services team for the past six years and was appointed...

27 April 2012

PwC welcomes new faces in East Midlands

PwC in the East Midlands is welcoming six new faces to the local office as part of its ongoing expansion. The new arrivals include five experienced staff relocating from other PwC offices as well as one new recruit joining from another organisation. Katie Warrington, Sue Wallbank, Mo Desai, Lucy Redding,...

17 February 2012

Spotlight on... Neil Philpott

Neil is a director in our Assurance team with over 17 years experience. He focuses on entrepreneurial and private equity backed businesses and also leads our offerings to Automotive Retail clients. Neil has a wealth of experience in leading audit and related services to a number of clients across a...