Specialist business advisory firm FRP Advisory LLP has appointed two new members to its Bristol team.
Freddie James, who was previously at Deloitte, joins the corporate finance team and will be an integral part of the now 21-strong national corporate finance team, which has grown by more than a third in the past 18 months.
Commenting on James’ appointment, Mark Naughton, who heads up the corporate finance team, said: “It is an exciting time to be joining our growing corporate finance team, as we continue to build and develop our national offering.”
Elsewhere, Matthew Whitchurch joins FRP Advisory’s restructuring team from Grant Thornton and brings a breadth of experience to the team where he will have a particular focus on the advisory side of the restructuring teams work.
Commenting on Whitchurch’s appointment, location leader, Andrew Sheridan, a restructuring partner at FRP Advisory in Bristol, added: “The current business landscape can be fluid and complex, which is why we strive to continually improve and strengthen our capability.
“The appointments of Matt and Freddie represent our on going investment in the Bristol team and commitment to increasing the breadth of services that we can now offer to businesses across the South West.”
FRP Advisory now employs more than 300 people across 19 locations, including Bristol in the South West.