David Jetuah, Accountancy Age, Thursday 8 July 2010 at 11:47:00

BDO chief Simon Michaels congratulates staff for achieving partner status,winning "the recognition they richly deserve"

BDO has announced that it has internally appointed six new partners. Thepromotions became effective as of 3 July 2010.

Five of the partners, Andy Cottle, David Isherwood, Pauline McGee, JamesNicholls, and Julie Rice are based in London while Paul Bates works in BDO'sLeeds office.

Simon Michaels, BDO?s managing partner said: "Our people are the lifeblood ofour firm and at BDO we strive to create an environment where the highest calibreindividuals have the chance to thrive within a collaborative culture whereclients come first."

"It is particularly important to us to nurture, develop and promote talentfrom within.

"So I?m proud that these six individuals have achieved partner status andbeen given the recognition they richly deserve.?