Emma Locken has joined Crowe as a new partner in the firm’s corporate tax offering. Locken brings over a decade of Big Four experience to the role.
Commenting on her arrival, Locken said: “I am very excited to come to Crowe and to work with such a dynamic organization and team. The tax landscape has changed at an unprecedented pace, both in the UK and internationally, and I am passionate about helping clients navigate this increasingly challenging environment and ensure that tax risks are identified and managed in an efficient manner. “
Crowe is a national accounting, tax, advisory and risk company with global reach and local expertise. In the UK, Crowe has over 80 partners who lead a team of 900 accountants, consultants, tax professionals, financial advisors and digital professionals from offices in Cheltenham, Kent, London, Manchester, Midlands and Thames Valley.
Locken joins Crowe from PwC, where she has spent the past eight years. Most recently she was Corporate Tax Director for international listed midcap clients. At the beginning of her career, she also worked for Barker Hibbert and UBS, after starting her career with a three-year stint in the auditing department of KPMG.
Locken specializes in working with publicly traded companies in the FTSE250 and AIM markets across a range of industry sectors. In her new role at Crowe’s London office, Locken will work with clients to assist with their tax advisory and compliance needs. According to a press release from the firm, her extensive experience puts her well-positioned to help clients solve their business problems and navigate the rapidly changing UK and international tax environment.
Nigel Bostock, Crowe’s Chief Executive, said, “The appointment of Emma reaffirms our commitment to providing our clients with first class corporate tax advice at such a crucial time in the taxation that is currently at the forefront of the international scene. Emma’s arrival is also a testament to Crowe’s reputation in the market. I look forward to the new insights and value Emma will bring to clients as her strengths complement the services provided by the corporate tax team. “