Aspen Waite has appointed two new employees to support the expansion of the business amid growing need for services across the South West and Wales.
Appointed in May 2018 Joanne Beynon-Hewitt will be joining the firm as an Account Manager following over 20 years' experience in the accountancy sector.
Joanne's role will focus on client liaison and supporting business development along with account management and R & D services. Living in Swansea, Joanne will be working across all sites.
Prior to this role she spent 18 years at Willis Jones and has an extensive background in accountancy, taxation and internal finance. Joanne has previously worked with Darren Talbot, Senior Practitioner to the firm and is keen to work with him again and put their comprehensive knowledge to best use for their clients.
“I'm delighted to join the team at Aspen Waite at a time when the business is thriving with so many exciting things in the pipeline.
“Throughout my career, I have always loved client contact, and it's something I have missed in previous roles. I look forward to developing this side of my career and helping clients grow and structure their businesses.”
Julie Kingham also recently joined the business as a corporate tax officer taking on R&D claims, high-level tax planning and accountancy. Prior to this role, Julie had experience of being a tax manager in the North West, however, she had taken a break to spend 8 years within hospitality.
Having now relocated, Julie is ready to take on her new role. She said:
“Everyone at Aspen Waite has been so friendly and welcoming, I already feel part of the team.
“After having a few years out of this sector, I am very excited to be getting back into it and to become a part of such a successful company. My role focuses on inheritance tax and capital gains, and it's great to be working with such varied and high-profile clients.”
Founder of Aspen Waite, Paul Waite said:
“We are delighted to announce two new members to our team as we feel that Julie and Joanne will bring valued expertise during this time of booming success.
“As a company, we have always been committed to providing top service for our clients, and that involves hiring the best and most ambitious people.”