(PRWEB UK) 7 April 2014
Shorts Chartered Accountants are delighted to announce the appointment of new partner Andy Ryder, who joins the firm this month from BDO (formerly PKF). The latest in a series of high calibre recruits, Andy’s appointment is in direct response to the sustained growth of the firm which focuses on providing strategic tax and business advisory services to clients.
Andy has an established background in Corporate Finance, and extensive experience of Lead Advisory and Due Diligence assignments, including acquisitions, disposals, valuations, fund raising and financial modelling across a variety of business sectors and a range of deal sizes. At Shorts, Andy’s role will be to strengthen the firm’s Corporate Finance offering whilst continuing to assist his clients with the ongoing provision of meaningful management information, allowing them to make considered strategic decisions.
Paul Beeson, Shorts’ Senior Partner comments, "Andy is a fantastic appointment for the firm, as he adds real strength to what is already an established and well respected team. His appointment is further testament to our long term strategy of investing in people in order to deliver the very best for our clients.”
“Andy’s previous role as head of business support services in Yorkshire, established him with a proven track record in Lead Advisory and Due Diligence assignments. He also brings with him experience in helping clients to improve their financial reporting through the use of ‘cloud’ based solutions. This aligns perfectly with our market leading MonitorPRO Management Accounting offering, and the firms commitment to Xero online accounting.”
Andy added “I am delighted to join Shorts during this exciting period of growth, and I look forward to extending its excellent reputation to existing and new clients. In strengthening the Corporate Finance offering, Shorts have created an enviable team of experienced individuals delivering down to earth strategic advice.”
As the largest independent Chartered Accountancy firm in the Chesterfield area, Shorts has an established reputation as reliable and forward thinking accountants, taxation and business advisers. Our heritage and connection to the Chesterfield area is extremely important to us, having traded in Chesterfield since Samuel Edward Short founded the practice in 1890.
Over the years, the firm has expanded, opened offices on Ecclesall Road in Sheffield, and developed the Chartered Financial Planners aspect of the business. Our staff are made up of Chartered and Certified Accountants, Chartered Tax Advisers and members of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.
Sheffield office: 912 Ecclesall Road | Sheffield | S11 8TR | 0114 2671617
Chesterfield office: 2 Ashgate Road | Chesterfield | S40 4AA | 01246 559955