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Welsh Accountants Launch Forensic Service with Sights Set on Business Growth


A leading Welsh firm of Chartered accountants is set to expand by launching a nationwide forensic accounting service, creating a substantial number of highly skilled jobs on the way.

KTS Owens Thomas, with offices in Cardiff, Aberdare and Swansea has launched ‘KTS Forensic’, a forensic accounting and litigation service that will see the business set its sights on new markets in England as well as its Welsh home.

Operating one of the largest dedicated forensic support teams in Wales, the creation of KTS Forensic will further allow the accountancy firm to serve solicitors, barristers, corporate, public sector and insurance companies across the border too.

kts-forensic-team-l-r-phillip-morgan-hollie-edwards-davies-richard-goddard-david-owens-alysha-weller-tanya-wilson-steve-oneilKTS Forensics’ specialisms will include support on business and share valuation cases, matrimonial proceedings, fraud investigations, proceeds of crime (POCA) and criminal defence, tax investigations, and commercial and contractual disputes.

Founder of KTS Owens Thomas, David Owens said of the launch of KTS Forensic:

“This is an exciting growth plan for the business, developing our dedicated team of forensic experts into a unique and well recognised brand for the legal profession. We know our exceptional and experienced team of forensic staff is why we are in the fortunate position of needing further expansion.

“We anticipate substantial growth in coming years and will continue to invest in developing our staff to ensure service delivery is proactive and well-positioned to support the legal profession across Wales and England.”

KTS Owens Thomas is a 60-strong team with over 50 years of trading experience, with clients ranging from individuals, large organisations and international businesses.

Tanya Wilson, joint Head of KTS Forensic said of the new service:

“KTS Forensic speaks directly to the legal profession who are looking for an exceptional level of financial support in what are often very complex matters. Demand for a nationwide service now makes us one of the largest dedicated Wales forensic teams with expertise across a whole range of forensic accountancy services.

“The new brand gives us the opportunity to further contribute to the firm’s development and direction, while a newly launched website for the service provides a scalable suite of forensic services in all areas of forensic and litigation support.”

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