Azets makes raft of mid-year promotions


Daisy Marsden is a director in audit practice in Azet's Yorkshire region. Azets is a UK top 10 firm of accountants.

PROMOTIONS BOOST: Director Daisy Marsden is among six promotions in Azet’s Yorkshire region.

Azets, the UK top ten accountancy and advisory firm that specialises in supporting the needs of ambitious entrepreneurial, mid-market, owner-managed and family-owned businesses, has made six senior promotions in Yorkshire.

Steve Holmes has been promoted to tax partner in the firm’s Leeds office, one of four partners in the growing business tax advisory team.

NEW PARTNER: Steve Holmes has been promoted to tax partner at Azets Leeds office.

TOP LEVEL: Steve Holmes has been promoted to partner at Azets’ Leeds office.

Steve works with entrepreneurs and fast growth companies, specialising particularly in corporate transactions, research and development tax relief and tax efficient share option arrangements.

Also in the Leeds office, Daisy Marsden has become a director in the firm’s audit practice.

Daisy’s client base consists of large UK-based and internationally owned groups in a wide variety of sectors including construction, technology services, investment property and manufacturing.

Tom Craddock has become a senior manager in the firm’s accounts and business advisory team, alongside manager promotions for Francesca Campbell and Ben Thompson. In the York office, Amie Tanner has been promoted to manager.

They are among a total of 119 mid-year promotions nationwide by Azets, including 11 new partners.

Russell Turner, regional managing director for Yorkshire and at the North East, said: “These well-deserved mid-year promotions reflect the breadth and depth of the expertise and enthusiasm that our smart talented colleagues bring to work every single day. This is an opportunity to recognise the strength of talent and diversity we have across the firm in Yorkshire and it’s inspiring to see how those being promoted have already embraced their new roles.

“We are focussed on supporting the needs of ambitious businesses and their owners, and our people are at the heart of all we do. These promotions further enhance the personalised client services that we deliver to clients in Yorkshire. On behalf of myself and everyone at Azets, I want to congratulate our colleagues celebrating promotion, it’s testament to our people and our commitment to hiring and developing the best talent, offering clear routes for career progression.”

Azets has three offices in Yorkshire – Leeds, Bradford and York – and employs a total of 334 people in the county.