Leeds based accountancy firm D’Arcy Howard & Co have announced their merger with SMH BCL Accountants, broadening the presence of the SMH Group.
This strategic partnership reflects a shared vision to enhance client services, expand business development opportunities, and ensure sustained growth for the future, from a newly consolidated office.
The merger took place in July and saw the formation of a new entity called SMH D’Arcy Howard & Co Limited, with the integration of the two firms bringing together a wealth of expertise and resources to one newly consolidated office.
“By combining our strengths and expertise, we are better positioned to deliver a seamless service to our valued clients.”
Riz Hussain, Partner at D’Arcy Howard, said: “We have diligently sought a business partner that aligns with our culture and values. We believe that joining forces with SMH BCL Accountants positions us strategically to elevate our service offering and meet the evolving needs of our clients.”
SMH BCL Accountants, which forms part of the SMH Group, has a longstanding presence in Leeds and as part of the group boasts a team of Chartered Accountants, Chartered Tax Advisers, Independent Financial Advisers, and Legal Executives, as well as specialists in Residential Mortgages and Commercial Finance.
Stacey Pocklington, Partner and Director of SMH BCL Accountants said: “We are thrilled to welcome D’Arcy Howard into the SMH family. By combining our strengths and expertise, we are better positioned to deliver a seamless service to our valued clients.
“The new entity will operate from the existing SMH BCL Accountants office on Pavilion Business Park, in Lower Wortley, Leeds.”
As the merger proceeds, Riz will transition to a consulting role while continuing to serve clients alongside Stacey and her dedicated team.
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