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Rayner Essex Promotes Laith Hilfi to Partner

London and St Albans based accountants Rayner Essex, has promoted Laith Hilfi to Partner.

As part of the partnership team, Laith supports Middle Eastern, International and domestic private clients and companies, advising on residence and domicile issues.

Mark Moore, Rayner Essex Tax Partner, said:

 “Laith has a strong and loyal client base, is a highly capable individual and a pleasure to work alongside. His progression within the firm has been rapid and I have no doubt that he will be an invaluable member of our senior management team.”

Laith joined Rayner Essex in April 2016 and has proved integral in developing the firm’s private client and international capability.

Prior to joining Rayner Essex, he worked at Hazlems Fenton LLP from 1998 to 2016 where he developed their Middle East practice.

Laith commented:

“I was initially attracted to Rayner Essex as a result of its mix of professionalism, a genuine meritocratic culture and a distinctive and supportive style of working. I was warmly welcomed when I joined and am delighted that I have been offered this opportunity so early in my career with the firm.” Laith is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and has a Bachelor of Engineering in Telecommunications from Queen Mary, University of London.