RSM welcomes four new London partners

Leading audit, tax and consulting firm has added significant strength to its senior team in London with the appointment of four new partners.

The new appointments include Sheena McGuinness and Paul Clark in the tax faculty, Peter Allen in the accounting and business advisory practice and Theresa Guermellou in the technology consulting team.

Sheena McGuinness has spent over 20 years, both in practice and in industry, working with a range of companies in the renewables, consumer and TMT sectors. Her work will encompass all aspects of managing the life cycle of tax; from acquisition, tax filing and advice, through to divestment preparation and readiness.

Further investment in London’s tax practice comes with the appointment of Paul Clark who joins as a tax partner to further strengthen the firm’s offering to the private equity market. Paul joins RSM after 21 years at big four firms and will focus on providing tax consulting and reporting services to the private equity market covering the funds, general partners, carried interest vehicles, executives and investors.

Peter Allen has joined the firm as a new partner in the financial services team based in London. Peter brings wide experience as an insurance industry expert including corporate finance, risk, governance and consulting. Peter will join David Fenton to co-lead the expansion of the firm's financial services practice.

Theresa Guermellou, who joins RSM from Deloitte, is a consulting partner brought in to lead the firm's finance transformation practice. Theresa is a finance professional with extensive experience leading organisational change, primarily in finance. Theresa is passionate about working with mid-market clients, supporting the journey to improve the efficiency, effectiveness of finance and, through the use of digital technology, transform how finance supports execution of business strategy. 

Commenting on the new appointments, Jez Filley, RSM's managing partner for London said:

Our investment in new talent reflects the growth we have experienced in London and our ambitious plans to expand our service offering. I'm delighted to welcome all of our new hires who I am sure will play key roles in helping our business and our clients to thrive.