Armstrong Watson launched a new outsourcing service to help clients build virtual financial services.
As part of the new service, Guy Kerkvliet has been appointed head of outsourcing and will head the national department.
He joined the firm after three years with French Duncan, in Glasgow, where he was senior manager in the outsourced services department specializing in hotel accounting.
He specializes in process standardization, process improvement and business automation and has eight years of experience working with owner-managed businesses as well as large international corporations.
Kerkvliet said: “The ‘virtual finance service’ is a fully cloud-based and tailor-made solution, unique to the needs of each organization, allowing sales teams to access it from anywhere and anytime.
“I am really excited to join Armstrong Watson as I will be working closely with various experts in their fields to create a comprehensive service concept for our customers. “
Paul Dickson, Managing Director and Managing Partner, added: “For many companies, the pandemic has introduced new ways of working – including the need to take steps to automate some of their processes and outsource areas of their business such as than their financial functions.
“This new range of services will guarantee our clients a virtual financial service tailored to their needs, combining the latest technologies with the support of experienced accountants, to move their businesses forward and Guy’s experience makes him the ideal person to lead the business. ‘team in this region. “