Somerset County Cricket Club Extend Partnership with Francis Clark


Somerset County Cricket Club today announced a two year extension to a partnership deal with chartered accountants Francis Clark.

The continued partnership will see Francis Clark remain official accountancy partner whilst also becoming official partner of the new Somerset CCC Business Club.

Aimed at the local business community, membership of the Business Club provides businesses with exclusive admission to a variety of networking events throughout the year as well as access to the excellent Long Room facility at the Club.

Francis Clark is the largest firm of chartered accountants and tax advisers in the South West with its Somerset premises at Blackbrook Business Park, Taunton.  The firm provides advice and support for private clients and businesses across a variety of sectors, as well as professional practices and charities.  Ranked 25th in the Accountancy Age Top 50 chartered accountancy practices, the firm recently announced a merger with Princecroft Willis, a leading accountancy practice in Dorset and Hampshire.  Taking effect on 1 April 2016, the newly merged firm will have a combined team of more than 580 people across nine offices.

Commenting on the announcement, Head of Commercial Operations at Somerset CCC, Jez Curwin said: “Somerset County Cricket Club and Francis Clark have established an excellent working relationship and are delighted to be extending this partnership for another two years.”

Taunton based Francis Clark Partner Nick Farrant said: “Francis Clark is delighted to be supporting Somerset County Cricket Club, and in particular, the new Business Club initiative.  There have been some exciting developments recently including the opening of the new Somerset Pavilion and the recent high profile international signings. With the announcement that the Women’s World Cup is coming to the Cooper Associates County Ground in 2017, we are thrilled to be part of what’s in store ahead, both on a playing and commercial front.”

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