Bolton-based business advisory and accountancy firm Cowgills has announced a number of new appointments.

Sorina Gheorghita has joined the transaction services team as an associate director. She previously spent six years in PwC’s deals insights and analytics team. from PwC.

Sorina brings a wealth of experience in helping clients use data analytics to prepare a business for sale.

Andrew Nelson, Cowgills partner and head of transaction services, said: “It is incredibly exciting to have Sorina join us at Cowgills as she brings skills not often seen outside of thebBig four accountancy firms.

“Her experience in data analytics, and the insight that gives us, brings both breadth and depth to our service offering and enables us to continue to maximise value for all of our clients.

Sorina said: “I am excited to have recently joined the talented team at Cowgills and I’m looking forward to sharing my knowledge and experience to help strengthen our offering to clients.

"Leveraging data and analytics will provide tangible benefits to clients who may be looking to provide increased insight into the value drivers of their business or seeking to understand and reduce risk.”

Sorina’s appointment follows the recruitment of Jacob Maitland as assistant manager and Daisy Wright as executive who also joined Cowgills from Big 4 firms.