Mazars appoints two partners in Birmingham
Mazars, the international audit, tax and advisory firm, has appointed Elisa Howe as an audit partner and Jim Dolan as a technology & digital partner in its Birmingham office.
Elisa joins Mazars from Cooper Parry, and will be responsible for driving further growth with Privately Owned Business clients in the Midlands and across the UK. She has an extensive network across the Midlands, having worked in the region throughout her career, and has particular expertise in the automotive sector. She is a passionate supporter of inclusion and diversity, and will contribute to a team culture in which every individual is valued and given the opportunity to succeed irrespective of their background.
Jim has joined the team from KPMG, where he was technology enablement managing director. Jim will focus on growing and developing Mazars’ fast growing Technology and Digital Practice which has doubled in size over the last year across the UK, with a particular emphasis on the financialsServices sector. He brings more than 30 years’ experience in providing strategic advice to clients on business digital transformation and has won two national awards for leading large-scale technology transformation programmes, including the Retail Systems Award and Computing Magazine Award for Excellence.
Ian Holder, Birmingham office managing partner said: “It’s a pleasure to welcome Elisa and Jim to our rapidly growing team. We have a thriving business community in Birmingham and, from our stunning new home at Two Chamberlain Square, our team is going from strength to strength. These appointments underscore our ongoing commitment to growing our Technology & Digital offering, and our services for privately owned businesses, while ensuring we continue to provide the highest quality service to our clients”.