Phil, 49, is an Executive member of the Group’s International Management Board. He represents the firm’s commitment to home-grown talent, having joined the firm as a graduate in 1986. He has been a major contributor to the growth of the UK firm since his appointment as partner in 1999 and has held leadership positions in the UK firm since 2003 and in the international firm since 2009. Prior to this appointment, Phil was the leader of the UK firm’s middle market business.
After nine years at the helm, David Evans has reached the end of his final term in office and is stepping down from the position of UK Senior Partner.
Commenting on this change, David said: “Mazars has come a very long way over the last 9 years; we have doubled in size and developed a unique global proposition. I am so grateful to the whole team for what we have accomplished together. I’m also delighted to be handing over to Phil, and excited by what I believe he and the Mazars team will be able to achieve in the future.”
Phil Verity said: “I am delighted to lead the UK firm in what I believe will be an exciting and significant period of the firm’s life. Despite the challenges of the marketplace, Mazars continues to achieve organic growth because of the calibre of the team and our commitment to high quality client service. I’d like to thank David for his excellent leadership over the last nine years.”
For more information, please contact:
Christian Ball, Head of Communications, Mazars
020 7063 4547 / Christian.Ball@mazars.co.uk