Brookfields Lawyers welcomes solicitor Brenda Siaosi.

SMX has appointed former HP senior account manager Tiaan Blaauw to the position of sales manager, New Zealand and Australia.

Tim Lester has joined Buddle Findlay's Christchurch office as a senior solicitor in the corporate and commercial team.

Simpson Grierson welcomes two new senior associates, Libby Schurr and Bronwyn Heenan and legal executive associate, Deborah Lowthian.


Grant Thornton New Zealand Ltd has appointed Ross Darrah as the national director of the new Business Transformation service. The appointment comes alongside Grant Thornton's acquisition of Management Toolbox Ltd. The company was made up of five other organisational engineers who have been appointed roles within Grant Thornton: Michael Worth and Steve Phillips as associates and Jarrad Keenan, Julia Couzins and Glenn Lucas as managers.

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