Deloitte private clients’ head named Accountant of the Year at Citywealth Awards
24 May 2011
Paula Higgleton, head of the private clients practice at Deloitte, has been named Accountant of the Year at the 2011 Citywealth Magic Circle Awards. Paula has also been named on the Citywealth Leaders List of ‘Top 20 Women in Private Wealth Management’.
Now in their sixth year, the Citywealth Magic Circle Awards are annual lists that identify the top achievers in the wealth management sector. Those who appear on the lists do so as a result of independent nominations received through peer recommendation within the global wealth management industry. This year over 7,500 votes were cast online for the awards.
In addition, a number of Paula Higgleton’s fellow colleagues in the Deloitte Tax practice were recognised on the Citywealth 2011 Leaders lists. Tony Cohen, head of the private companies practice, was named on the ‘Top 20 Men in Private Wealth Management’ and ‘Top 20 Accountants’ lists; Charles Bradbrook, tax partner, was also named as one of the ‘Top 20 Accountants’; Lynne Rennie, tax partner, has been included on the ‘Leading Accountants – Honours’ list; and, Nicola Roberts, a partner in the private clients practice on the ‘Leading Accountants – Prominent Figure’ list.
Andrew Hodge, Managing Partner for the Tax practice at Deloitte, said: “I’m delighted the team has been recognised in this way by their peers. It is testament to the team of their ongoing commitment to the diverse and often complex needs of international entrepreneurs, their families and family offices, providing international tax advice that is second to none.”
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