The Glasgow office will be led by new partner Stephen Thom, who was previously Head of Corporate Tax at French Duncan in Glasgow. At Dow Schofield, he will play a hands-on role in mergers, acquisitions and other transactions.
Dow Schofield Watts Scotland was launched in 2018 by Tom Faichnie and Melanie Clark and is part of the Dow Schofield Watts UK network, which operates on a licensing basis.
Faichnie, who is a senior partner at Dow Schofield Watts Scotland, said: “Stephen’s arrival adds depth to our growing team, and his specialist tax skills will be invaluable in our work structuring corporate transactions. and raising infrastructure and investment funds.
“With the launch of offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh, our expansion campaign in Scotland has gotten off to a great start. We look forward to adding more locations and expanding our range of consulting services in the future. »
Thom added, “Dow Schofield Watts has built a reputation as a challenger brand capable of delivering world-class expertise to businesses of all sizes. This is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic team that is becoming a growing force in the Scottish corporate finance market.
The Scottish expansion follows the success of DSW Capital – the company behind the Dow Schofield Watts brand – which completed an initial public offering (IPO) in December.
A corporate finance company strengthens its Scottish presence with the opening of an office in Edinburgh…