Accounting and business advisory firm Kingston Smith has joined global accounting firm Moore Stephens International, effective 1 May 2019.
Centred in London and with 62 partners and 550 staff, Kingston Smith said it has “built an enviable reputation” across multiple sectors for providing “trusted” advice, commercial expertise and effective client relationships.
With six offices in and around London, including in the City and West End, Kingston Smith becomes the main London-based firm of the Moore Stephens International network. The firm joins a strong Moore Stephens UK organisation and a global professional network of more than 260 firms in 112 countries.
Anton Colella, Global CEO of Moore Stephens International, said: “I am delighted to welcome Kingston Smith to our network. They are a firm with a justifiably strong reputation not only in London – one of the world’s main capital markets – but also internationally.
“Their demonstrable strength in sectors such as financial services and media, will complement our network’s existing capabilities.”
Maureen Penfold, managing partner, Kingston Smith, added: “Joining Moore Stephens International is a natural next step for us in supporting our clients to reach their potential for international expansion.
“Being a part of this powerful global network will bring considerable benefits to our clients, enabling us to offer a fully integrated service to support their growth consistently across the world. We are equally excited about the new opportunities it will bring to our people, as we will be able to offer enhanced global mobility and greater collaborative knowledge sharing on an international scale.”