Quipsound, headquartered in Westerham Kent, today announces two senior management changes. Terry Austin will become Managing Director on 1st January 2017 taking over from Ian Bryant who will be retiring at the end of the year. Nicole McGrath joined the business as Commercial Director on the 1st September 2016.
Their appointments to the Quipsound Board provide further stability to the company’s management team and reinforce its market leading position in global VAT recovery.
Ian Bryant says: “We are delighted to welcome Terry and Nicole to their new roles. Terry’s thirteen years of experience at Quipsound as Financial Controller will ensure continued stability and an in-depth understanding of our business as we transition roles over the coming months. Nicole brings a fresh outlook to the strategic management of our existing customer relationships as well as a focus on the development of new opportunity. These investments in senior people are further evidence of our commitment to developing our service offering and delivering real value to our loyal customer base.”
Terry qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1977, developing his career with companies such as Ford Motors, Sea Containers and Barclays and has a proven track record in financial management in a diverse range of business sectors.
Nicole joins from PHS Compliance where she was Sales Director, overseeing the development and commercial management of the businesses major accounts and managing a sales and marketing team of 45 across a range of compliance services and market sectors.