Wales’ largest independent accountancy firm, Bevan Buckland LLP, continues to make gains as Alex Powell, Associate Executive and Bethan Murphy, Senior Associate are awarded ACCA qualifications.
The prestigious qualification requires candidates to undergo a rigorous training process and this success for Alex and Bethan comes at a time of ongoing and ambitious growth for the practice, which has seen it make six promotions among its ranks in recent weeks, and welcome a fresh intake of young people to its Training Academy.
Alex said: “The support and help I have received from Bevan Buckland LLP have made qualifying far easier than it could have been. From picking the right course and study method which suits my learning style, to any additional help I may have needed along the way, nothing was ever too much trouble. I am pleased to qualify and the next step for me is to work hard and put into practice the skills and knowledge that I have developed in my studies into contributing to the technical services department.”
Bethan added: “It was an exciting prospect to undertake the ACCA qualification and it is a huge privilege to join such a well-established accounting body. Throughout my training contract, the support I received from Bevan Buckland LLP was incredible. It was invaluable being able to study alongside full time working, as it allowed me to gain a deeper understanding of the modules as well as allowing me to thrive and progress in my job role. I am delighted to have achieved my qualification and look forward to continuing my journey with Bevan Buckland LLP as a qualified professional accountant.”
Partner at Bevan Buckland LP, Harri Lloyd Davies said: “We are proud that two of our staff members have further qualified as ACCA Chartered accountants at our Swansea office. Bethan Murphy and Alex Powell are both exceptionally talented individuals and invaluable assets to Bevan Buckland LLP. Training is a meticulous process and both Bethan and Alex have worked hard to secure their qualifications and we are thrilled that they will be continuing to develop their careers here with us.”
The practice has offices throughout South West Wales, and it is the largest independent accountancy firm in Wales providing accountancy services, tax compliance and advisory services and other strategic advice for small to medium-sized businesses. Headquartered in Swansea, the firm has offices in Carmarthen, Pembroke, Haverfordwest and St David’s.