Paul Grant, Accountancy Age, Thursday 30 September 2010 at 09:36:00

Christopher Clayton joins firm from Close Borthers

Begbies Traynor has brought in a new partner to work in its London pensionsadvisory team

Christopher Clayton joins the Top 15 firm from Close Brothers CorporateFinance, where he was managing director and head of its pensions advisory group.

He will be working closely with Len Fawke, the former head of specific schemefunding at the Pensions Regulator, having spent nine months on secondment therehimself.

Clayton was also director of the pensions group and corporate finance atGrant Thornton, responsible for M&A and corporate covenant reviews.