KPMG has recruited a new head of corporate finance for its Aberdeen office.
New partner Dane Houlahan previously spent 10 years with KPMG’s corporate finance team in London advising on middle market M&A transactions.
KPMG said Mr Houlahan has a wide range of experience in a variety of sectors including business services, building
Craig Anderson, KPMG’s senior partner in Scotland, said: “The Aberdeen marketplace is a key strategic investment area for KPMG, our advisory business and the Scottish practice.
“Dane is a strong addition to our senior Aberdeen team and I’m confident his breadth of experience will enhance our offering to businesses in the north east. ”
The big four accountancy firm is expanding its corporate finance team and is in the process of making a number of local external hires as well as relocating a number of experienced M
Recent hires include Robert Logue, former Associate Director from Barclays Bank and Euan Tait.
Mr Tait was most recently part of the Bridge Energy management team which led the sale of the business to Spike Exploration in late 2013.
Mr Houlahan, an Australian, said: “Aberdeen has one of the strongest regional M
“I look forward to continuing to build our local team and establishing myself as a familiar face to businesses operating locally.”