DSW Capital PIWorld Presentation: Full Year 2024 Results

DSW Capital PIWorld Presentation: Full Year 2024 Results James Dow, CEO and Pete Fendall, COO & Interim CFO, present the group’s results for the year ended 31 March 2024, followed by Q&A.  James Dow, CEO 00:16 – Introduction 01:54 – Overview of DSW 02:57 – Investment case Pete Fendall, COO & Interim CFO 04:10 … Continued

DSW Capital appoints new Deputy CEO

DSW Capital appoints new Deputy CEO DSW Capital plc is pleased to announce that Shrutisha Morris (‘Shru’) will join the Board as Deputy CEO on 01 August 2024. Shru joins from Pick Everard, a national multi-disciplinary consultancy working within the property, infrastructure and construction industry, where she was CFO and responsible for working with stakeholders … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts expands with launch of R&D tax relief service

Dow Schofield Watts expands with launch of R&D tax relief service Financial advisory firm Dow Schofield Watts (DSW) has expanded its tax practice with the addition of a new service to advise on R&D tax relief and other innovation tax incentives. It will be led by Shenal Wijetunge, who joins from Signature Group and who … Continued

DSW Capital promotes Pete Fendall to COO

DSW Capital promotes Pete Fendall to COO We are pleased to announce that Pete Fendall has been appointed to the Board of DSW Capital as Chief Operating Officer. Pete – who is currently the Business Development & Operations Director and Company Secretary – joined DSW Capital in September 2021 to help facilitate the IPO. He … Continued

DSW Capital PIWorld Presentation: Half Year 2024 Results

DSW Capital PIWorld Presentation: Half Year 2024 Results DSW management, James Dow & Nicole Burstow, present half year results for the period ended 30 September 2023 to PIWORLD in this investor presentation with a Q&A session to close.   If you want to read our full report, please click here.

Dow Schofield Watts welcomes new corporate finance team

Dow Schofield Watts welcomes new corporate finance team Financial advisory firm Dow Schofield Watts (DSW) has expanded its reach with the launch of a new corporate finance team based in Cardiff. The new team will be led by Koo Aseeley and Michael Dunn and will support businesses in the South West and Wales. Their arrival … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts’ tax practice acquires Lancashire firm

Dow Schofield Watts’ tax practice acquires Lancashire firm Financial advisory firm Dow Schofield Watts has expanded its tax practice by acquiring a Lancashire company that specialises in advising high-net-worth individuals. Burscough-based STS Europe – which is one of the leading firms of its type in the North – advises clients, including UK-resident non-domiciles, on matters … Continued

DSW Capital PIWorld Presentation: Full Year 2023 Results

DSW Capital PIWorld Presentation: Full Year 2023 Results DSW management, James Dow & Nicole Burstow, present full-year results for the period ended 31 March 2023 to PIWORLD in this investor presentation with a Q&A session to close.     If you want to read our report’s highlights, please visit our previous news article here.

DSW Capital maintains revenue despite challenging year

DSW Capital maintains revenue despite challenging year DSW Capital, the company which owns the Dow Schofield Watts brand, has announced its full-year results for the year ended 31 March 2023. Despite a challenging second half, network revenue matched last year’s record level of £18.3m, while Group revenue was maintained at £2.7m and income from licensees … Continued

The changing face of accountancy – and my predictions for the future

The changing face of accountancy – and my predictions for the future James Dow co-founded challenger brand Dow Schofield Watts in 2002 – the same year that the collapse of accounting giant Arthur Andersen shook the profession to its core. Here he talks about the changes in the sector over the last two decades and … Continued

DSW celebrates its young talent with two award nominations

DSW celebrates its young talent with two award nominations Dow Schofield Watts’ young business talent has been recognised in two categories of the Insider North West Young Professionals Awards 2023.   DSW‘s Corporate Finance team has been shortlisted in the Young Professional Team of the Year category. Eight of the 14-strong team – Connor Monaghan, … Continued

Twenty years on and counting!

Twenty years on and counting! It was back in 2002 that James Dow, Jon Schofield and Mark Watts established Dow Schofield Watts. Now a challenger brand with a unique licensing model, we ask James Dow for his reflections on the past 20 years together with his thoughts on what makes DSW different. What have been … Continued

Leading from the front – DSW’s next generation of leaders

Leading from the front – DSW’s next generation of leaders Helping the next generation of DSW’s future leaders is the key aim of BecomingX, which in collaboration with DSW, has launched an innovative leadership development programme. Supporting 12 professionals from across the Dow Schofield Watts network, the programme will build their leadership capabilities over the … Continued

Businesses at risk of breaching covenants, debt advisor warns

Businesses at risk of breaching covenants, debt advisor warns A toxic combination of rising costs, falling consumer demand and property values could put many businesses at risk of breaching their banking covenants in the coming months, a leading debt advisor has warned. Phil Tarimo, Partner with DSW Debt Advisory, which helps firms to raise debt … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts offers £50k a head lump sum to professional services teams

Dow Schofield Watts offers £50k a head lump sum to professional services teams Dow Schofield Watts (DSW), the mid-market challenger professional services network, is offering a cash lump sum of up to £50,000 per person to support ambitious teams who join its award-winning network of advisory businesses. DSW is targeting entrepreneurial teams of three or … Continued