Commencing his new role on 22 February 2021, Read will provide the position with 25 years of experience.
Working across both Big Four and mid-tier firms, he brings the group’s audit team both experience in auditing and assisting listed global organisations to Moore Kingston Smith.
Maureen Penfold, managing partner at the company, said: “I’m thrilled to welcome Jeremy to the firm. His skillset and significant experience in working with large and high-growth organisations perfectly complements our client offering.
“Jeremy’s leadership and knowledge of helping complex, global businesses thrive will be a great asset to our growing team and clients alike.”
A specialist in supporting high growth scaling businesses and venture backed groups, Read said he is “excited” to be joining Moore Kingston Smith at “this time in the firm’s growth”.
He added: “I’m greatly looking forward to supporting the firm’s clients in realising their ambitions, spotting fresh opportunities and making the most of new avenues in this volatile and complex world.”