Zaya joins team at Needle Mackenzie Spencer

Zaya Wickham

Zaya Wickham has been appointed to strengthen the team at Needle Mackenzie Spencer.

Zaya, who graduated from London Met with an MBA whilst studying for her ACCA qualification, has gained valuable work experience in London with the internal audit department at Sony Computer Entertainment Europe.  She has also worked as a tax assistant at KPMG, followed by a role as a client accountant in an offshore trust company.

Zaya said: “I am very excited to be part of a company that focuses on client success and building long-term relationships. With such a positive business attitude, it will be exciting to be part of the growth in the years to come.”

Chris Sellars, MD of Needle Mackenzie Spencer, said: “Zaya is a fantastic addition to the business. Her knowledge and experience will add real value to the advice she offers when speaking to clients.”

This latest appointment marks the end of a busy year for Needle Mackenzie Spencer with the joint venture of Needle Partners and Mackenzie Spencer taking place in June, closely followed by the appointment of Matt Milnes in July.

Chris said: “It has been a fantastic year for us.  The energy that has been generated by our joint venture and new appointments has been really inspiring.  We are extremely busy with active transactions and have many more in the pipeline with no obvious signs of slowdown.  This is really encouraging for us as well as the wider corporate finance market.”

Needle Mackenzie Spencer combines the deals experience of Mackenzie Spencer, with the legal expertise and global resources of Needle Partners to provide a client-centric transaction solution. The company has offices in Sheffield, Leeds and the Thames Valley.