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Streets Chartered Accountants has announced the addition of tax specialist Andrew Cockman to its team. As a Chartered tax adviser and trust and estate practitioner, Cockman brings a wealth of experience in private client and trust-related taxation. His expertise includes tax planning for non-UK domiciliaries, inheritance tax, and capital gains tax consulting. Cockman’s role as a tax partner will involve serving clients across Streets’ 23 offices. His appointment aligns with the firm’s focus on providing specialised high-end tax advice and planning to meet evolving client needs.

Milsted Langdon has appointed Kirsty Rapo as the new assistant manager of its Yeovil office. Joining the general practice department, Rapo will oversee client accounts, compliance, tax, VAT, and various accounting aspects. With a background starting as a trainee accountant in 2009, Rapo brings diverse experience, having worked with charities, commercial audit clients, and SMEs. Her role emphasises managing client accounts comprehensively, supporting the firm’s commitment to client care and achieving clients’ goals. Rapo’s dedication and drive align with Milsted Langdon’s focus on delivering exceptional service and fostering client relationships.

Quantuma has appointed Stephen Briscoe as managing director, reinforcing its Caribbean senior leadership. Splitting his time between the Cayman and British Virgin Island offices, Briscoe brings extensive restructuring experience and offshore expertise. With leadership roles in major US advisory firms and experience in Hong Kong and the Cayman Islands, he contributes to Quantuma’s Caribbean presence and global growth ambitions. Briscoe’s appointment follows the acquisition of K3 Capital Group Limited, Quantuma’s parent company, by an affiliate of Sun European Partners, LLP in 2023. His role involves developing capabilities and contributing to Quantuma’s international leadership.

PrimeGlobal has presented its 2022/3 Annual Impact Report with a focus on Environmental Social Governance (ESG), introducing a Strategic Risk Register for the first time. The register identifies potential risks threatening strategy execution and long-term sustainability. The report emphasises societal impact, highlighting advancements in diversity, equity, inclusion (DEI), and social responsibility. PrimeGlobal, with 1,095 locations, remains transparent as the only association releasing its report publicly. Key highlights include growth in locations, introduction of an advanced Association Management System (AMS), and winning the 2023/24 Association of the Year award from the International Accounting Bulletin.

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