McGills welcomes new tax assistant with two decades’ experience in the retail sector

We are delighted to announce that Martin Allen has joined us as a new Trainee Tax Assistant.

Martin has enjoyed a successful 22-year retail career, including a decade of middle management experience.

Prior to joining us, Martin gained the AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) Foundation Certificate in Accounting (Level 2) qualification with Merit. He is now studying for his AAT Level 3 qualification alongside his work at the firm.

Martin said: “Two decades in the retail sector have equipped me with the strong commercial awareness that sparked my interest in moving into the accountancy profession.

“I am now looking forward to developing this further and helping to provide the excellent standards of service our firm is known for as I work towards my professional qualifications.”

Alison Palmer, a Partner at McGills, added: “Martin brings with him a fresh and distinctive commercial perspective that I know our clients will value.”