Press Release John Green

John Green Takes Chairman’s Role At Pierce Group

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Award-winning Chartered Accountant John Green BA FCA has been appointed chairman of North West business advisory and accountancy group Pierce.


Mr Green, who joined Pierce as a senior manager in 1993, also leads the Corporate Finance and Forensic teams at the Lancashire practice.


He replaces former Pierce chairman Graham Boyes, who retired at the end of September.


“It is an honour and privilege to be given the opportunity to serve as chairman at Pierce,” Mr Green said.


“Having worked at Pierce for more than 20 years, I have seen very many exciting changes. I am ready to embrace the challenge of helping to steer the practice’s future development.


“Pierce is proud to be situated at the heart of the North West business community and I look forward to continuing to provide support to our clients.”


Born, raised and educated in Lancashire, Mr Green qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1984 and became a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in 1994.

He serves as a “checked” Expert Witness for The Law Society and is a founding member of The Expert Witness Institute.


He was President of the North West Society of Chartered Accountants in 2009/10.


Mr Green has been honoured six times in Insider Media’s North West Dealmaker awards, helping to secure the title of Lancashire Corporate Finance Advisory Team of the Year in 2006, 2007 and 2008; Corporate Finance Dealmaker of the Year in 2007 and 2011; and North West Society of Chartered Accountants Dealmaker of the Year 2007.


Pierce Managing Director Paul Warren said: “I am delighted that John has accepted the position of chairman. His experience and standing as a respected member of the North West business community means that he is in a perfect position to support the continued development of Pierce.”



Caption: John Green is the new chairman of Pierce.


About Pierce Chartered Accountants

The Pierce Group is an award-winning business advisory and accountancy group based in Blackburn, Lancashire.

As a specialist provider of business advice to family run and owner managed businesses, it provides a range of services including accounts, audit, corporate finance, business support & outsourcing, business tax and VAT, payroll, forensic accountancy and IT consultancy.


For further information contact:

Simon Donohue,

Judge & Howard.

0161 826 9328

07415 366045

Press Release John Green