Rachael Singh, Accountancy Age, Monday 2 August 2010 at 14:33:00

Stephen Cork steps down as head of restructuring and recovery at Smith &Williamson and is jointly succeeded by Anthony Spicer and Greg Palfrey

Smith & Williamson's head of restructuring and recovery, Stephen Cork,has resigned and is on gardening leave from the firm until mid-September.

Cork has been a partner of the firm since 2000 when he joined, and becamehead of restructuring and recovery more than three years ago.

The current director of restructuring and recovery for the firm, AnthonySpicer, will take over the London division from Cork, and Greg Palfrey, also adirector in restructuring and recovery, will take on responsibility for theregional offices.

Cork qualified in 1993 at Moore Stephens, and rose to partner just one yearlater. He comes from a long line of insolvency specialists. His greatgrandfather established the specialist insolvency firm Cork Gully, which was inthe family for three generations.

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