Malcolm Thixton, Partner

Executive Summary

Malcolm has nearly 30 years' industry experience and has been a partner in BDO LLP and its preceding firm’s since 1992. He is Lead Partner of the Southampton office and Head of Audit, he has a diverse client base, principally owner managed companies including both fully listed and AIM groups, with whom he works closely to assist them in growing their business.

Throughout his career Malcolm has advised motor dealerships of various sizes, including many of the UK’s Top 200, on a wide range of issues including acquisitions and disposals, tax planning, raising finance, and improving profits generally in addition to his role as lead audit partner on those clients. Due to his experience in this sector, Malcolm leads BDO’s Motor Retail team nationally and is a fellow of the Institute of Motor Industry.