She joins from her position as tax director with EY and has over 20 years of experience working for the Big Four.
Thomson has extensive corporate tax advisory experience and considerable expertise in advising multinational businesses on the UK tax rules and assisting businesses who are expanding into overseas jurisdictions.
Diane Wright has taken up the role of senior tax manager in the accountancy firm’s Edinburgh office. Wright has over 10 years of experience in the Big Four and has also spent nearly a decade working within an in-house tax team at Cairn Energy.
Wright has extensive experience dealing with complex tax compliance and also expertise in employment related securities, including Enterprise Management Incentives, and investor reliefs.
Alan Davis, MHA Henderson Loggie’s chairman, said: “These are strategic appointments which further increase our capacity to advise growing businesses venturing into new territories and to provide a credible alternative to the Big Four firms for large corporates seeking strategic advice and also a value for money alternative for compliance needs.
“There have been a lot of changes in the tax regime in recent years and the skills and expertise Kimberley and Diane bring to large corporates, compliment the strength in our tax team supporting small and medium sized companies in the owner-managed business market, ensuring we are able to offer real depth of expertise in our tax advisory practice to benefit the businesses we serve.”