Experienced audit and advisory professional Nigel Hardy has joined the Bristol office of accountancy, investment management and tax group Smith & Williamson as a partner.
Nigel joins Smith & Williamson’s assurance and accounting practice from RSM, where he worked with entrepreneurial businesses across a range of sectors including manufacturing, distribution, financial services, professional practices and charities.
During his time at RSM he held a number of management positions and was a client relationship partner for a number of fast growing and well known businesses in the South and South West.
Nigel said: “I am passionate about the South West and enjoy building strong and long-term relationships which help my clients achieve their aspirations. I am delighted to be joining Smith & Williamson and to help further build the firm’s assurance and accounting practice.”
Carl Deane, managing partner at Smith & Williamson Bristol office, added: “Nigel is a hugely experienced and well-connected professional adviser and he will be a superb addition to the team here in Bristol.
“This hire reinforces our commitment to providing top quality advice to businesses in Bristol and across the wider South West, by adding greater strength and depth to our audit and assurance practice. I am delighted we have attracted someone of such a high calibre to the team.”