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Nick Jacques joins Smith & Williamson as partner from EY

  • Written By: Mark Gee
  • Published: Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:57 GMT

Smith & Williamson, the accountancy, investment management and tax group is delighted to welcome the new arrival of Nick Jacques as an assurance and accounting partner.

Nick Jacques

Nick joins the London office from EY, where he spent 17 years working with mid-market, fast growth and international companies. His previous roles included working with private equity backed businesses looking to grow.

“I am very pleased to have joined Smith & Williamson. The firm has an excellent reputation for providing quality services to fast growth businesses. There is a strong culture of servicing the full needs of a client, from their personal financial issues right through to their business interests. I am looking forward to getting involved with their work with the ScaleUp Institute and exploring the potential benefits to growing businesses,” said Nick.

“I really enjoy working with international businesses so I have been very encouraged by the interaction Smith & Williamson has with Nexia International and Oaklins. It is a key selling point when dealing with private equity investors that we have the ability to service an international client.”

John Rugman, head of London assurance and business services said: “We are delighted Nick has joined - he brings significant experience to our mid-market and scale-up clients. Smith & Williamson is committed to growing the assurance business and Nick’s skillset is well suited to helping us expand and develop our offering in the market.”

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Notes to editors
Smith & Williamson is an independently owned financial and professional services group. The firm is a leading provider of investment management, financial advisory and accountancy services to private clients, professional practices, entrepreneurs and mid-to-large corporates. The group’s c1,700 people operate from a network of twelve offices: London, Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cheltenham, Dublin (City and Sandyford), Glasgow, Guildford, Jersey, Salisbury and Southampton.