Grant Thornton names new partner in North West office
Business advisor Grant Thornton has continued its policy of retaining and promoting talent with the appointment of Emma Stoddart to partner.
Emma has 20 years of experience in audit and accounts, and continues in her role as head of audit in the North West, where she leads a team of more than 100 people.
Born on the Wirral, she has been based at the Liverpool office since joining as a trainee in 1998 and has a comprehensive understanding of the region’s business landscape and the opportunities available to clients.
Specialising in the growth of owner managed businesses, private limited companies and entrepreneurial clients, Emma has supported the development of number of the city’s high profile businesses, including the ACC Liverpool Group venues.
“I’m delighted with the promotion to partner and thankful to the firm for the support and opportunities presented to me since joining as a trainee. I look forward to continuing to lead our audit and accountancy offering in the North West. The investment and development in the region presents a great opportunity for businesses. At Grant Thornton we’re committed to helping our clients benefit from this vibrant economy.”
Carl Williams, Grant Thornton’s North West managing partner, said:
“Emma’s appointment is in keeping with our ideology of developing, retaining and rewarding talent. Her promotion to partner is apt recognition of both her contribution to the firm and the professional expertise she offers Grant Thornton’s clients.”