30 April 2014

EY recruits to build UK legal practice

EY, the Big Four accountancy giant, is recruiting the former head of finance at Berwin Leighton Paisner in order to spearhead its legal work in financial services.

By Neasa MacErlean

EY, formerly known as Ernst & Young is recruiting the former head of finance at Berwin Leighton Paisner 360b

A spokesman for EY, formerly known as Ernst & Young, said: ‘We can confirm that EY has appointed Matthew Kellett, who will be joining the firm as a partner in the autumn. The appointment has been made with a view to building a legal capability for EY in the UK, subject to regulatory approval, which would complement the firm's existing service offerings. He is joining EY to head up the proposed legal capability in the financial services market.’ Source: Legal Business

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