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Azets appoints Paul Tallon as new partner at Birmingham office

He joins Azets after spending nine years as a director at Grant Thornton UK LLP

Azets, the UK’s largest regional accountancy and business advisor to SMEs, has announced the appointment of Paul Tallon as transaction services partner.

Talllon was appointed, with effect on 12 April 2021 and joined the Azets’ midlands corporate finance team – based out of its Birmingham City Centre office. 

He joins Azets after spending nine years as a director at Grant Thornton UK LLP. 

In his new role, he will be focused on “supporting” growing and acquisitive businesses in the SME space, working closely with banks, acquirers, acquisitive corporates and private equity houses to “deliver transaction services and financial due diligence”.

Mark Selby, national head of corporate finance at Azets, said: “Paul is a highly experienced advisor and has an outstanding reputation as a talented and respected Transaction Services professional.

“His appointment as a Partner is a tremendous reflection on the growing reputation of Azets and its Corporate Finance business and puts a marker in the ground as we continue to grow and expand our regional capability.”

Tallon added: “I’d like to thank Mark and the team for their warm welcome. I’m pleased to have joined Azets and look forward to hitting the ground running. It’s my privilege to be part of such a dynamic business and one that is proactively investing in its people and services.”

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