Growing North East company RHK, who are specialist independent chartered accountants and business advisors, have announced six new appointments.
The appointments take to 32 the number of people employed by the Gateshead and London company, which has notched up more than 90 years of commitment to its clients.
The new team members include Diane Duchar, Director – Accounting Services, Paul Carr, an audit senior in the Accounting Services department, Lesley Woods, Accounting Services, and Nicole Dolan, Accounting Services. In addition, the company has taken on two new receptionists Tracy Doughty and Stephanie Stephens to strengthen the practice support team.
Diane, who is responsible for the delivery of client services within the audit and accounting department, has more than 20 years’ experience in the profession working for both multinational and smaller accountancy firms. Diane became ACCA qualified in 2002 with a leading North East firm. During her time with the firm she developed her position to achieve Partner status.
Paul is responsible for the audit, accounts preparation and company secretarial services across a wide variety of businesses within the RHK client portfolio. Having completed a degree in Mathematics at Newcastle University, he has predominantly worked for independent firms, specialising in SMEs and associated tax work.
Lesley worked for a high street bank for 20 years where she held a variety of roles. Utilising her experience she then progressed to an accountancy based role in a local firm.
Nicole has worked in the profession for just over two years, gaining experience into the preparation of Accounts, VAT and Bookkeeping in smaller accountancy firms in Teesside.