PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) firms in Belgium,
the Netherlands, Slovakia and the UK have appointed 78 partners and

In Belgium, PwC admitted Gerard Cops, Patrice
Delacroix and Christoph Zenner as partners of international tax,
financial services and indirect tax respectively.

Patrick Mortroux and Damien Walgrave are
appointed partners in audit and assurance.

PwC Netherlands admitted two new partners and
eight directors in its advisory practice, two partners and 12
directors in its assurance practice, and two partners and two
directors in tax and human resources. PwC Netherlands now has 268

PwC Slovakia appointed Juraj Tucny as an
assurance services partner.

Tucny joined PwC Slovakia in 1997 and
currently works with consulting clients and engagement teams on
complex IFRS accounting issues across the whole Central and Eastern
European region. He leads a team of specialists in accounting
financial instruments and employee benefits according to IFRS.

PwC UK has made the highest number of
appointments, adding 38 new partners.

PwC UK chair Ian Powell said the firm is
committed to recruiting more than 1,000 graduate entrants in the
coming year.

All appointments are effective this month.