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May 15 2019

Getting to Know You – Scott Greig

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Scott is a Principal Manager, originally based in our Forfar office, he moved to our Cupar office in 2015 to strengthen our agricultural services. He attained his CA qualification in 2012 after training with the firm and has a varied client portfolio but specialises in supporting our agricultural clients. We caught up with Scott to more

May 8 2019

Getting to Know You – Robert Young

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Robert is a Principal Manager, based in our Forfar office. During his time at EQ, Robert has developed a varied client portfolio, specialising in Agriculture and Tax. He is head of our Private Client tax group and is also a key member of our Property Tax and EQ Agriculture teams. We caught up with Robert more

May 1 2019

Getting to Know You – Rachel Bell

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Rachel is a Principal Manager, based in our Dundee office. She is a CA and a Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA). Whilst she specialises in tax, she deals with a varied client portfolio. Rachel is head of our Transaction Tax group and is also a key member of our R&D Tax and Healthcare teams. We caught up more

Apr 8 2019

From Trainees to Principal Managers

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We are excited to announce the promotions of three Senior Managers, all of whom undertook their training within the firm, to Principal Managers. Rachel Bell, based in our Dundee office, joined the firm as a trainee in 2008. Following her success in the ICAS exams, Rachel specialised in taxation, qualifying as a Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA) more

Jan 14 2019

Thank you to everyone involved in our year-long fundraising campaign for Maggie’s Centres!

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One of our senior colleagues, who received a life-changing cancer diagnosis while pregnant with her son, has thanked her ‘incredibly generous’ colleagues, clients and contacts after our year-long fundraising campaign. Paula McAllister, Senior Manager in our Dundee office and mum to one-year-old Rhys, was diagnosed with bowel cancer in August 2017, when she was seven more

Dec 17 2018

The road from Aeronautical Engineering to EQ

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Each year, we recruit a new batch of trainees and the majority of the 2018 intake of seven, who are spread across our offices in Dundee, Forfar, Glenrothes and Cupar, are accountancy / finance graduates. However, when it comes to our trainee ‘wishlist’, we are seeking more than financial prowess. As part of our commitment more

Oct 23 2018

#TalentTuesday – Joanna Smith

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Where and what did you study at University? University of Dundee – MA Joint Honours History and Contemporary European Studies and then I went on to study a Masters, graduating with an MSc in Applied Computing. Why did you choose a career in Accountancy? I wasn’t sure of the career path I wanted to take more