Professional services firm Baker Tilly has boosted its Consulting Practice with the appointment of Kenny McLean as Director. According to the firm, McLean, who will divide his time between the offices in Glasgow and London, has been hired to support the development of the consulting business.
Kenny McLean joins Baker Tilly from business technology consulting firm Certeco where he acted as Client Director, overseeing the firm’s client change programmes. Prior to this, he acted as Managing Director of WinningWork and as Senior Business Development Manager at Arum. Between 2007 and 2011, he was a Senior Manager - Business Development at KPMG. Between 1998 and 2005, he worked at IBM, climbing the ranks to Partner Manager in 2003. Other business development and technology consulting roles include working for Sopra, SAP and EDS, the latter of which where he started his career back in 1998.
In addition to his role at Baker Tilly, McLean also acts as Non-Executive Director of Mittz GK, a role he took on in 2011.
As Director Consulting, McLean will be charged with supporting the development of the firm’s Consulting Practice. In doing so, he will cover business case development, contract and procurement, finance transformation, governance and risk, technology consulting, operational improvement, organisational transformation and ERP software implementation. In addition, McLean will lead engagements, support project management work and contribute to internal practice dvelopment.
Commenting on the appointment, Robert Ross, Head of Baker Tilly's Consulting practice, says: “We’re delighted to welcome Kenny to the team. He brings with him extensive business development and delivery experience which will be invaluable as we seek to significantly grow this service line to meet the demands of our clients.”