French Duncan appoints new partner from Big Four
MID-tier accountancy firm French Duncan has appointed Paula Galloway, former director at a Big Four firm, as an audit partner as the expansion of its services across Scotland’s central belt continues apace.
Having worked in Ireland, Hong Kong and Scotland over the course of her career, Galloway brings considerable breadth of experience and professional insight to the firm.
Forthepast11yearsshewasanaudit director at KPMG. Commentingonher appointment, Galloway said: “Having spent the majority of my career working within a Big Four environment, I was delighted with the opportunity to come and work with French Duncan; a dynamic firm with ambition for further significant growth.
“When you consider the extent of the investment that Managing Partner Graeme Finnie and his team have put into the practice over recent years, it is clear that this is a firm with ambition ... that made it a very attractive proposition for me.
“Companies of all sizes now have options beyond the Big Four when appointing their professional advisers. There is now an abundance of experience available within mid-tier firms
French Duncan’s Managing Partner, Graeme Finnie, said: “I’m delighted to have been able to secure a partner of Paula’s calibre for the firm. I regard this appointment as a reflection of the growth in the stature of this business that has been achieved over recent years.”