BDO announces two new partner hires

BDO announces two new partner hires

Accountancy and business advisory firm BDO has invested further in its audit practice and continued to strengthen its tax expertise with the announcement of two new partner hires.

Ciaran McLaughlin joins BDO as an audit partner in the firm’s East Anglia region, having built up over 30 years’ experience in public sector audit and assurance. His role at BDO will see Ciaran working closely with audited entities across local public and government sectors. Ciaran will be based in the firm’s Ipswich office and joins from Grant Thornton.  

David Yewdall will be based in BDO’s London office and joins as partner in the firm’s expatriate tax and global employer services team. He has significant experience of working with businesses supporting them with global mobility management, domestic employee tax and employer compliance. David joins from wealth management and professional services group, Evelyn Partners.

Paul Eagland, Managing Partner at BDO, commented on the appointments:

“Ciaran and David’s appointments are a key part of our ongoing investment into our assurance and advisory offerings. Our investment in talented and high-performing individuals supports our commitment to offer a broad range of bespoke services and attract the next generation of talented individuals. 

“Both Ciaran and David’s experience, expertise and desire to see growth in their respective teams and service offerings, make them a valuable fit for our firm and culture.”


Note to editors

Accountancy and business advisory firm BDO LLP provides integrated advice and solutions to help businesses navigate a changing world. 

The organisations we work with are Britain’s economic engine –entrepreneurially-spirited, high-growth businesses that fuel the economy.  

We understand the ambitions and entrepreneurial mindset of those we work with and have the global reach, integrity and expertise to help people and businesses succeed.  

BDO LLP operates in 17 offices across the UK, employing 7,500 people offering tax, audit and assurance, and a range of advisory services. BDO LLP is the UK member firm of the BDO international network.

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Nikki Barnsley-Walker
Corporate Affairs Executive