Rachael Singh, Accountancy Age, Monday 27 September 2010 at 16:24:00

Neale Bussey strengthens the audit team

Mazars bolsters its audit team with the recruitment of Neale Bussey who waspreviously a partner at Ernst & Young.

Bussey joins Mazars as audit partner specialising in owner managed businessesand UK subsidiaries of international companies. Prior to Mazars he worked aspartner in strategic growth markets at Ernst & Young having joined the firmin 1989.

His appointment follows on from Mike Leary, also a former E&Y staffer,who joined the Manchester office of Mazars as a corporate tax partner.

Mazars recently promoted five partners to expand on its owner managedbusiness division.

Rebecca Scott, who is appointed as the youngest ever female partner at thefirm, is promoted to audit partner; Lorraine Olley is partner in financialplanning; Ben Young and Stephen Brown are partners in the owner managed businessdivision, and Jon Claypole joins as tax partner.

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