Jack Clipsham has been appointed leader of
Asia-Pacific corporate finance services at Mazars.

Clipsham will help develop inbound and
outbound corporate finance services including capital markets
services, cross-border M&A, private equity and financial due
diligence services.

Prior to joining Mazars, Clipsham, who trained
and qualified at Ernst & Young, was a partner for 10 years at

Most recently he was in charge of inbound and
outbound corporate finance services for BDO UK in East and South
East Asia.

Clipsham has more than 20 years of corporate
finance experience, covering a wide range of sectors including
several high profile deals in both a lead advisory and a
transaction support capacity.

According to Mazars, in 2004 Clipsham was
involved in the first listing of a Chinese mainland business on
UK’s Alternative Investment Market (AIM) and has since acted as
reporting accountant on a further 10 listings of East and South
East Asian businesses.

“[Mazars] presence in [Asia-Pacific] has shown
incredible growth in the last five years and its absolute
commitment to further developing its offices in the region really
stands out,” Clipsham said.

“The tightly integrated nature of [Mazars’] international partnership will make it very easy to work
effectively with offices in different locations and to provide best
advice to our clients.”