Mitchell Charlesworth has appointed a new partner to its team.
Alex Makinson will now join the North West firm of chartered accountants, bringing with him over twenty years of experience in audit, accounting, corporate and personal tax planning, including profit extraction, business succession planning, corporate restructuring and growth support.
He has a “keen interest” in owner-managed businesses, and has advised organisations across a variety of sectors, including professional and medical services, as well as organisations in the manufacturing and transport industry.
His “particular area of expertise” is in education, and he has supported a “significant number” of academy schools and multi academy trusts across the North West.
Makinson joins the firm from UHY Hacker Young and will be based in Mitchell Charlesworth’s Chester office.
Mitchell Charlesworth Chester-based partner and chairman Rob Hall said: “Alex’s extensive expertise and experience will be a valuable addition to our team.
“During this challenging time for businesses, Alex will play a significant role in supporting our clients through the ongoing situation.”
Makison added: “I am looking forward to being part of a uniquely progressive, dynamic and contemporary firm that goes above and beyond to help their clients.”