The ten best accounting firms Azets hired Frazer Nicol to lead a new corporate tax team within the firm’s fast-growing Aberdeen office.
Mr. Nicol, pictured, joins Azets as Tax Director from the Aberdeen office of Anderson Anderson & Brown. He has extensive practical and industrial experience, advising a wide range of clients on corporate tax issues in the UK and internationally.
He has strategically advised growing companies and multinational corporations on tax issues, led specialized tax projects and helped clients manage their tax obligations.
As Head of Corporate Tax, he will lead a team that advises corporate clients on tax compliance, tax structuring, international expansion, permanent establishment risk, transfer pricing and cross-border financing.
Commenting on Mr. Nicol’s appointment, David Booth, Azets Regional Managing Partner, said, “His extensive technical and commercial experience both in the UK and internationally will be of great benefit to our business in building the corporate tax service line in the North East of Scotland .
“In addition to advising our growing customer base, Frazer will play a key role in leading the team, recruiting and building the department.”
Earlier this year, the Azets Aberdeen office announced that it would create an additional 20 or more jobs in a variety of positions, from apprentices to senior positions, by 2023.