Scotland\u2019s largest independent accountancy and business advisory firm, Johnston Carmichael, has appointed a senior manager to join its growing team based in Dundee.\r\n\r\nKirsty Yuill, who has over 12 years of experience, joins the firm\u2019s recently opened Dundee office from Mazars, where she managed a team of 10 and provided business support to over 350 clients.\r\n\r\nYuill will be responsible for growing Johnston Carmichael\u2019s client base in Dundee, focusing on owner-managed businesses and SMEs. She will also advise on streamlining finances, developing operations and driving efficiency through the use of technology.\r\n\r\nYuill said: \u201cI\u2019m thrilled to be joining the Johnston Carmichael team in Dundee. It\u2019s an exciting time for the city which is a new home for me but it\u2019s also home to some fantastic organisations and I am looking forward to helping them reach their full potential.\r\n\r\n"Johnston Carmichael has an excellent reputation in offering business advisory services to businesses across a range of sectors and I\u2019m excited to work with both existing and new clients alike."\r\n\r\nShe added: \u201cOur profession is going through an unparalleled period of change and Johnston Carmichael is committed to embracing technology, to allow us to improve the information available to clients and enable our advisers to focus their time where it counts \u2013 advising clients.\r\n\r\n\u201cI\u2019m looking forward to working with colleagues in developing new, innovative ways of working that cement the firm as a market leader in the accountancy and business advisory profession.\u201d\r\n\r\nJenn Stewart, restructuring director and head of the Dundee office, said: \u201cWe\u2019re delighted to have Kirsty join our team in Dundee. Her vast experience will undoubtedly aid in continuing to establish the firm\u2019s presence in the city.\u201d\r\n\r\nJohnston Carmichael now operates 12 offices across Scotland, including Dundee, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen.