21 Nov 2023

Shaw Gibbs appoints Sharmini Woodings as Regional Managing Partner

Shaw Gibbs are delighted to welcome Sharmini Woodings as Regional Managing Partner

Shaw Gibbs, a leading accountancy, and business advisory practice is pleased to announce the appointment of Sharmini Woodings as the Regional Managing Partner for the Surrey/Hampshire region. In her new role, she will be responsible for overseeing the firm's operations, client relationships, and business development efforts within the region.

Sharmini has an impressive background in accounting and business advisory services having joined Wise & Co in 1989 following a career at HM Revenue & Customs. In 2016, Sharmini took over the reins of Managing Partner of Wise & Co (now Shaw Gibbs, Farnham) and steered the practice to its eventual sale to Shaw Gibbs in 2023.

"We are delighted to welcome Sharmini Woodings as Regional Managing Partner."

said Peter O’Connell, Managing Partner at Shaw Gibbs.

"Her experience, strategic vision, and strong leadership skills make her an ideal fit for this critical role. We are confident that under Sharmini's guidance, our Surrey/Hampshire region will thrive, and we look forward to achieving new milestones together."

"I am honoured to take on the role of Regional Managing Partner for Surrey/Hampshire."

adds Sharmini

"This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the firm's continued success and work alongside the talented teams within the offices in Surrey and Hampshire. I look forward to building on the strong foundations of each practice which has been brought into the Shaw Gibbs Group this year."

Sharmini’s appointment reflects Shaw Gibbs' dedication to promoting leadership from within. As the firm continues to expand its footprint in the Surrey/Hampshire region, she will play a key role in shaping its strategic direction and fostering a culture of excellence.

About Shaw Gibbs

Shaw Gibbs is a top 100 accountancy practice who provide expert solutions for entrepreneurial businesses and private individuals in Central and Southern England. Investing in their teams of high-quality specialists, they work with the best-in-breed technology to create value for clients which exceeds expectation.