UK firm Horwath Clark Whitehill (HCW) has recruited four new partners who will join from competitor Mazars in August.
The new partners are Fiona Hotston Moore, Helen Clarke, Robin Stevens and Stephen Bullock.
Hotston Moore, who was the first woman to be a managing partner of a top 50 UK accountancy firm, will join HCW as an audit partner.
Clarke, who has particular experience in the entrepreneurial business sector, will join as an audit and business advisory partner.
Stevens, who has worked in corporate finance on a national and international level, will join HCW as a corporate finance partner.
Bullock, who has 20 years of experience in audit, advisory and investigation work, will join the firm as corporate finance partner. HCW has 71 partners, 500 staff and eight offices across the UK.