A Sheffield based chartered accountancy and business advisory firm has appointed an experienced learning and development professional as part on its ongoing investment in its people.

Kuljit Kaur, joins Hentons from a FTSE 250 listed financial lending firm, and has more than 15 years’ experience working in training, learning, development and leadership.

MD at Hentons Peter Watson: “Hentons is a great place to work with plenty of opportunity for progression. Kuljit’s appointment as learning and development manager demonstrates our continued investment in our team, as we propel the business forward.

“Talented people like Kuljit, who are highly competent and motivated, are exactly the type of people we want at Hentons.

“Her skills will be utilised across every part of our business, as we continue expanding and investing in our people. Crucially, it will benefit not only our employees, but our clients, too.”

Kuljit said: “I was keen to join Hentons at a very exciting time for the business. Since the start of the year the firm has welcomed 17 new people to the team and now employs 120 of some of the industry’s finest across five offices.

“Plus, with two acquisitions in recent years, and more on the horizon, there is a fantastic opportunity to unite all of its people with the same common values, behaviors and mission.

“The new frameworks I will be working on, will form a firm foundation from which we will continue to attract, keep and train the very best industry talent. All this combined makes this career move a fantastic opportunity in a growing and ambitious business.”

Hentons has a turnover of circa. £7m and is ranked as one of the top 100 accountancy firms by fee income in the UK by industry bible Accountancy Age.