Farnell Clarke announces new leadership appointments
Award winning Norfolk based accountancy group Farnell Clarke, today announced that it has strengthened its leadership team with two new key appointments. Gail Carter has joined as Managing Director and Tim Youngman has joined in the new role of as Director of Marketing. These appointments are a key part of Farnell Clarke’s strategy for accelerated growth as it moves to become the UK’s number one digital native accountancy business.
Gail joins the business from property managers JLL where she worked for 11 years leading large and varied teams in the finance function, having previously worked as an auditor for a local accountancy firm. In her new role as Managing Director she will be responsible for our company strategy and overall business performance. Using well established leadership and management skills to achieve our growth ambition and deliver excellent client service through a highly motivated, dedicated and skilled team.
Gail said “I had no desire to return to practice, but Farnell Clarke are not your typical accountants. The team is full of dynamic and innovative individuals that are highly motivated to change the ways of working to provide the highest level of service to our client”
Tim Youngman has joined the business from media group Archant where he was Executive Director of Marketing responsible for the planning, development, and delivery of Archant’s marketing strategies and marketing communications. In his new role Tim will be responsible for growing the Farnell Clarke group brand and awareness and leading the marketing and business development teams. He will also be responsible for all marketing and communications for sister digital business App Advisory Plus.
Tim said, “I am delighted to have joined one of the UK’s leading and award winning digital native accountancy businesses and help its strong record of growth and innovation go to the next level.”
James Kay Director of Farnell Clarke said: “I am delighted to that we have been able to announce Gail and Tim’s appointments. They were both attracted to our strong record of growth and innovation and our clear strategy of continued growth as we move to becoming the number one digital accountancy business in the UK. Their appointments are a key milestone on that journey”.