NEWCASTLE-based Butlers Business and Law has appointed chartered accountant Ben Crockett.
Mr Crockett will join the senior ranks of Butlers, an accounting and commercial law firm headed by founding director Mr Kym Butler.
Mr Crockett comes to the role with more than 17 years’ experience in accounting and most recently was director at another local accounting firm.
He said the time had come for a new challenge and being offered a senior appointment with the “highly regarded” Butlers was exciting for him.
Mr Butler said he welcomed Mr Crockett to the firm and said his appointment would enhance the Butlers client experience into the future.
Mr Crockett’s experience covers a range of sectors including trade; retail; wholesale; medical; transport; commercial property; as well as the motor vehicle and professional industries