Haines Watts has bolstered its corporate finance offering in the North, after appointing Lee Jefferson to support its growing customer base in the region.
Jefferson joins the team as Deputy Director of Corporate Finance and brings a wealth of experience to the role, having worked in the industry for over 16 years. This is the second senior corporate finance appointment in the past 12 months, with Maria Mckenna joining as manager earlier in the year.
The new appointment comes as the company continues to expand its portfolio of corporate finance works in the North East, Leeds, Manchester and Humber.
Jefferson said: “Despite ongoing Covid restrictions, Haines Watts has put a great deal of time and thought into welcoming new entrants. This, along with a number of familiar faces from previous jobs, made it easy to settle into a new environment.
“Having worked with Chris and Maria before, I have seen their drive and determination. I am delighted to have joined the team at such an exciting time and look forward to finding new opportunities to further develop the range. Services.
Chris Hird, Corporate Finance Associate Partner, added: “I am delighted to welcome Lee to our growing team. His expertise will be invaluable when it comes to supporting customers in the months ahead.
“Now we look forward to supporting business owners in the face of the changing demands of today’s climate, whether it’s with their growth plans, accessing new sources of funding, or planning for their exit. »