Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has promoted Stella Cooper and Jamie Miller to partner in the accounting and business advisory and restructuring advisory teams, respectively.
Stella joined the firm as a trainee in 2000 and specialises in financial reporting, including acquisition accounting; impact assessments; transitions to new accounting standards; preparation of statutory financial statements; and advice around accounting for group reconstructions.
Jamie joined the firm in 2003 and has over 15 years’ experience advising underperforming and distressed businesses. He specialises in corporate restructuring and insolvency including various advisory and turnaround assignments, administrations and solvent and insolvent liquidations.
The Leeds appointments are among 11 RSM partner promotions across the UK, reflecting investment across the firm’s audit, tax and advisory practice.
Kevin O’Connor from RSM said: “We’re an ambitious firm and attracting and developing talent is a central part of our strategy to be first-choice advisers to middle market leaders in the UK, which is why it’s great to see Stella and Jamie reaching partnership.
“What is particularly pleasing is that Stella and Jamie are ‘homegrown’ having joined the firm very early in their careers. Each promotion is testimony to their talent across each business specialisms and our ongoing commitment to training and development.
“Both colleagues have played an active role in shaping our accounting and business advisory and restructuring practices; and in their new roles they will build on this momentum – helping more clients to achieve their strategic goals.”