Countplus appoints new chief operating officer
Accounting network Countplus Limited has appointed former Bentleys Network chief executive Mark Chapman as chief operating officer.
Countplus said Mr Chapman brings an outstanding track record as an accounting professional executive and former military leader.
Countplus chief executive Matthew Rowe said the network will benefit from Mr Chapman’s unique leadership qualities and sector experience.
“He will be responsible for embedding our value proposition and growing the network of firms,” he said.
“Mr Chapman has a proven track record of excellence and his appointment along with our renewed focus on delivering value to our firms is a clear milestone in our turnaround strategy.”
Mr Chapman said he was pleased to accept the new position of chief operating officer.
“Under Matthew Rowe’s leadership, CountPlus is poised for strong growth and I am thrilled to be part of the next phase of its development,” he said.
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