Kevin Reed, Accountancy Age, Thursday 24 June 2010 at 16:49:00

Vantis outsourcing chief in London leaves for E-conomic

Richard Messik has left Vantis to join online accounting provider E-conomic as advisory board chairman.

Messik, responsible for the firm's London outsourcing department, will work with E-conomic in an internal advisory and development capacity, including adivsing practices on their implementation of online accountancy systems.

"I?m looking forward immensely to working with the E-conomic team and also developing my own cloud computing consultancy RFM Associates," said Messik.

Anders Bjornsbo, E-conomic?s co-founder and managing director of UK operations, said: "Richard will be an important contributor to our crusade to get UK accountants to appreciate that online accounting is the future.?

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