New appointments at BDO’s Bristol office

Tony Antonius

The Bristol office of accountancy and business advisory firm BDO LLP has announced the recent arrival of a new director in its Audit team as it reinforces its commitment to servicing the Bristol and South West market.

Tony Antonius, previously a Partner at KPMG, has joined as an Audit Director. Tony specialises in working with mid-market clients, including AIM-listed businesses and fast growing privately-owned businesses. He has experience of many industry sectors including support services, transport and logistics, food and drink, leisure & tourism, automotive, retail, professional practices and media. Tony will work with the firm’s clients across the South West but with a particular focus on mid-market businesses which is a key priority for BDO.

There have also been a number of promotions in the Audit and Tax Departments. In Audit, Rosie Peat and Harriet Richards have been promoted to Manager, with Alan Sanders and Hannah Cook both promoted to Assistant Manager.  In Tax, Jade Hall has been promoted to Director of International VAT Services and Nicola Edwards has been promoted to Senior Manager for Private Client Services.

Andrea Bishop, Head of BDO in Bristol, commented: “the arrival of a new audit director, along with the significant recruitment and promotions activity, further demonstrates BDO’s desire to expand on its position as one of the leading firms providing Audit and Tax services in the local marketplace. It is an exciting time for the office.”