Edinburgh-headquartered Dot Surveying has transitioned to an employee-owned business structure, with the company's founder, Tom Gallivan, selling a majority stake to an employee ownership trust (EOT). Believed to be the first in its field to adopt this model, Dot Surveying is a multi-disciplinary pr
Accountancy and business advisory firm Henderson Loggie, which has offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow Aberdeen and Dundee, has appointed Diana Penny as head of audit. Ms Penny takes over the role from Gavin Black who has led significant growth in audit revenues in recent years. He joined Henderson Loggie
Henderson Loggie has appointed of Fiona Doctor and Jacqueline Watson as new partners, reflecting the accountancy firm’s commercial focus on driving growth. These are specialist non-accounting appointments, unusual in accountancy firms, and bring the number of women partners in the 18-strong le
Shona Campbell, insolvency partner at business advisory and accountancy firm Henderson Loggie, has been appointed as liquidator of Holoxica, the Scottish-based holographic 3D visualisation company. Global supply chain issues, changes in trading conditions because of Brexit and the pandemic have crea
Workplace furniture procurement firm Bureau Group has acquired furniture business assets from 2NDHND Ltd, a Dundonald-based company which entered administration last month. Shona Campbell of Henderson Loggie LLP acted as joint administrator of 2NDHND after being appointed alongside Lee Green an
A resilient attitude dominates in Scottish businesses despite economic uncertainty and challenges in attracting and retaining skilled workers, a new survey has revealed. Asked about their future ambitions, three in five (59%) respondents in the Henderson Loggie Scottish Business Survey have plans to
Henderson Loggie has expanded its forensic accounting team with the appointment of Rowena Eves as qualified assistant. The independent accountancy firm is one of a handful in Scotland with a full-time forensic team, dealing with many forensic disputes and investigations.
Shona Campbell of Henderson Loggie has been appointed as joint administrator of now-defunct online retailer 2ND HND which refurbished and sold pre-owned office furniture. Ms Campbell's appointment as joint administrator is alongside Lee Green and Andrew Kelsall of East Anglian accountancy firm
Accountancy and business advisory firm Henderson Loggie has welcomed a cohort of 20 trainees including, for the first time, three modern apprentices who have joined straight from school to work in financial planning, insolvency, and HR departments. The new recruits range in age from 18 to 33, and in
Henderson Loggie has appointed Helen Young to lead the accountancy firm’s learning and development strategy. An experienced strategic consultant, Ms Young brings over 25 years of experience in organisational and people development. She will be responsible for creating development pathways to s
Shona Campbell of Henderson Loggie has been appointed as liquidator of Edinburgh-based video tech firm Ajenta. The move to liquidate Ajenta is a result of the severe impact Covid restrictions had on its ability to supply hardware to customers. Despite experiencing its strongest ever trading in recen
Henderson Loggie has promoted tax director Dawn MacDougall and audit and accounting director Blair Davidson to partner. The new additions have brought the total number of partners in the Dundee-based firm to 18.
Peter Graham, director of Henderson Loggie’s forensic accounting practice in Scotland, who is regularly appointed as expert determiner by the President of ICAS, has revealed that lawyers in Scotland have experienced issues when examining or cross examining witnesses in virtual courtrooms. Hend
Scotland’s business leaders are being urged to take part in The Henderson Loggie Scottish Business Survey to share their experiences of driving business forward post-pandemic. The survey is being carried out by the research team at Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce. It aims to bring to light the re
Insolvency specialist Shona Campbell of Henderson Loggie has been appointed liquidator by the directors of Dunfermline based Braisby Roofing. The 60-year-old family firm shut down on Friday 27 May, because of the impact of lockdown restrictions throughout the pandemic, cash flow challenges, rising c