Yorkshire teams shortlisted in region’s Rainmakers Awards

Yorkshire teams shortlisted in region’s Rainmakers Awards Dow Schofield Watts’ Yorkshire teams have secured nominations in five categories in the 2024 Yorkshire Rainmakers Awards. The Corporate Finance team has been shortlisted for the Regional Corporate Finance Advisory Team of the Year, while Transaction Services is in the running for Due Diligence Team of the Year. … Continued

Promotions for Dow Schofield Watts London team

Promotions for Dow Schofield Watts London team Advisory firm Dow Schofield Watts (DSW) has announced two promotions in its London Transactions Services team. Tom Rowe has been promoted to Associate Director, having joined DSW in 2021 as a Senior Executive. Josh Davison, who has been promoted to Manager, joined as an Executive in 2022. Both … Continued

DSW secures 6 nominations in North West Rainmaker Awards

DSW secures 6 nominations in the North West Rainmaker Awards Dow Schofield Watts has received six nominations in the 2024 North West Rainmaker Awards. The Corporate Finance team has been shortlisted for the Regional Corporate Finance Advisory Team of the Year, while Transaction Services is in the running for Due Diligence Team of the Year, … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts Thames Valley surpasses £100M in deals – cementing its position in local corporate finance market

Dow Schofield Watts Thames Valley surpasses £100M in deals – cementing its position in local corporate finance market The Reading office of advisory firm Dow Schofield Watts (DSW) has advised on transactions exceeding £100m in the past 12 months, further solidifying its position in the Thames Valley corporate finance and tax advisory market. During the … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts expands Transaction Services team

Dow Schofield Watts expands Transaction Services team Dow Schofield Watts has expanded its Transaction Services team in the North West with the appointment of Will Beckley as an Executive. Will joins DSW from RSM UK, where he has worked for the last three years, more recently as an Assistant Audit Manager. A qualified chartered accountant, … Continued

Vendor assistance – What is it, and how will it help you sell your business?

Vendor Assistance – What is it, and how will it help you sell your business? On the topic of preparing for a sale, Rob Parker from DSW Transaction Services explains a service that helps management teams get ‘ahead of the curve’. Well-presented financial data will help business owners prepare for a sale to demonstrate the … Continued

DSW celebrates Rainmaker Awards 2023 nominations across Yorkshire and the North West

DSW celebrates Rainmaker Awards 2023 nominations across Yorkshire and the North West Dow Schofield Watts has been nominated across nine award categories in the 2023 North West and Yorkshire BusinessDesk.com Rainmaker Awards. In Yorkshire and the North West, DSW’s Transaction Services teams have both been nominated for the Transaction Services Team of the Year award. … Continued

Elevating Expertise: Ros Jones Promoted in Transaction Services

Elevating Expertise: Ros Jones Promoted in Transaction Services Dow Schofield Watts’ transaction services team in the North West has promoted Ros Jones to Partner. It is the third promotion for the financial due diligence specialist, who joined the firm in 2015 as a Manager and has risen through the ranks. Ros specialises in advising on … Continued

WORK YOUR WAY: Our dog is part of the team!

WORK YOUR WAY: Our dog is part of the team! Advising on strategic acquisitions is all par for the course for Steve and Carla Holmes of Dow Schofield Watts in Reading but lockdown saw them make a key acquisition of their own with a furry four-legged friend joining them. Summer, a golden Labrador, is now … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts welcomes new arrivals as part of a focused recruitment initiative 

Dow Schofield Watts welcomes new arrivals as part of a focused recruitment initiative Fast-growing advisory firm Dow Schofield Watts has made two new accountancy appointments in its North West office in line with its aim to champion diversity across its network and provide access to specialist finance roles for ambitious school leavers and graduates. Feona … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts shortlisted in four categories in Yorkshire Dealmaker Awards

Dow Schofield Watts shortlisted in four categories in Yorkshire Dealmaker Awards Dow Schofield Watts is continuing its success during the awards season with another four nominations, this time for the Yorkshire Insider Dealmaker Awards. The transaction services team, which is led by Sophie Colloby, has been nominated for The Transaction Services Team of the Year … Continued

Reading office advises on 9 deals in ‘buoyant’ first year

Reading office advises on 9 deals in ‘buoyant’ first year The Reading office of Dow Schofield Watts has reported a ‘buoyant’ first year, having advised on nine completed corporate finance deals with a total value of over £50m.   The office, which was launched in September 2021 by husband and wife team Steve and Carla … Continued

WORK YOUR WAY: ‘Horses are good for the soul’

WORK YOUR WAY: ‘Horses are good for the soul’ Riding over the Yorkshire moors is a better way to solve work challenges than sitting behind a computer, says Sophie Colloby. She currently has four horses including a rare breed Dales pony. What do you love most about horses? Horses are good for the soul – … Continued

What is a career in professional services like?

What is a career in professional services like? A Q&A with DSW’s Young Professionals  A few weeks ago, in a canal-side bar in Deansgate, we gathered our new starters and a group of Northwest young professionals for a relaxed networking session over after-work drinks.   Not only was it an excellent opportunity to introduce our employees … Continued