Xeinadin Group (‘Xeinadin’), the Ireland and UK-based business advisory and accountancy group, has strengthened its leadership team with the appointment of Simon Nice as Chief Financial Officer.
Simon has over 30 years experience in finance having worked for both publicly listed and private firms and joins from Lloyd’s Register where he was Group Director of Finance. Simon has a broad range of experience from designing and implementing global financial strategies to managing corporate M&A and regulatory filings.
Xeinadin, which was formed in 2019 through the merger of over 100 small and medium-sized accountancy firms, has annual revenues of over £100 million and over 1,500 team members.
Simon will be responsible for leading the Group’s financial operations as it continues its development through acquisitions and organic growth, underpinned by its digital transformation and group integration programmes.
Simon joins as Xeinadin has bolstered its board with heavyweight hires; Alastair Marsh as Independent Non-Executive Chairman and Robin Williams and Martin Burgess as a Non-Executive Directors.
Derry Crowley, CEO of Xeinadin, commented: “We’re pleased to welcome Simon on board. His experience and knowledge from M&A to financial streamlining for both public and private companies will be invaluable as we work towards building our group further. Simon joins at an exciting time for the company as we act on our ambitions with a strong and enhanced board and big plans for the future.”
Simon Nice, Chief Financial Officer of Xeinadin, commented: “I’m really looking forward to working with Derry and the team at Xeinadin. The Group has exciting plans and a strong team which it will be great to be part of as we move to the next stage of growth.”