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The achievements of ESV’s General Manager of Operations & Finance, Ashima Seth, have been recognised in the State based 2017 SMSF and Accounting awards, where she has been nominated as Office Manager of the Year.

Many of you will know Ashima but you may not know just how integral she is to the success of ESV. Over the past 10 years she has led many successful projects and has played a major role in the strategic direction of the business. 2016/17 was a standout year as Ashima led our office refurbishment project. This was no ordinary refurb project – especially since the bulk of the work happened during the two-week Christmas break to minimise disruption to the business and clients.

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Wealth & Finance magazine have announced the winners of the Women in Wealth Awards 2017. Burgis & Bullock are delighted to announce that Rosy Hughes, Partner who heads up our Private Client Tax team has been awarded the accolade of “Private Client Tax Advisor of the Year 2017 – UK”

Showcasing the innovative contribution of women in the financial industry whom play a huge role in creating new possibilities for equal representation in a male dominated market, the Women in Wealth Awards 2017 were designed to recognise and celebrate the achievements of female financial professionals.

Read more: Rosy Hughes of Burgis & Bullock Private Client Tax Advisor of the Year 2017

Studio Rock (Milan, Italy) and Mercer & Hole (London, England) started a new collaboration this year: an International “Professional” Exchange Program for their associates. The two firms are giving their associates the opportunity to spend a period of about six months working for the other firm. Luca Viel, Senior Associate at Studio Rock was the first to pursue this opportunity, spending 8 months this year at Mercer & Hole's offices in London. 

Read more: TIAG Members Studio Rock and Mercer & Hole Create the "International 'Professional' Exchange...

Anderson Anderson & Brown LLP (AAB), one of the leading independent firms of Chartered Accountants and Business Advisors in Scotland, is delighted to announce that it is now working in partnership with Quickbooks, a cloud based bookkeeping software provider and are accredited to assist clients set up on Quickbooks and train their users to get the most benefit from the software.  Quickbooks is a world leading provider of cloud based bookkeeping software for small businesses and the self-employed.

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Anderson Anderson & Brown LLP (AAB), one of the leading independent firms of Chartered Accountants + Business Advisors in Scotland, has announced that fee income within its outsourcing division has grown by 25% in the last 12 months, driven by new clients coming on board throughout the UK. AAB has welcomed 50 new clients to the division which has resulted in an extra five new jobs being created and a further five promotions within the team.

Whilst over half of AAB’s outsourcing clients are still UK headquartered an increasing number of international businesses coming to the UK are now working in partnership with AAB, with many of these businesses being internationally owned or managed from overseas, in a host of countries including Norway, Italy, USA, UAE, Italy, Mexico, Australia and Russia.

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