Kingston Smith

Kingston Smith boosts media arm with acquisition of boutique theatre accounting firm, Anderson & Pennington

We are delighted to announce that we have strengthened our media services offering with the acquisition of Anderson & Pennington, a boutique firm of accountants and business advisers serving the media and entertainment sectors.

Anderson & Pennington is a highly regarded and well known media and entertainment practice specialising in the theatre, music, film and television industries, with a wealth of prestigious clients on both sides of the Atlantic. The firm’s 25 people will join Kingston Smith’s existing West End team, which is dedicated to serving media and entertainment businesses in London, New York and Los Angeles.

Peter Smithson, partner at Kingston Smith, comments: “This exciting venture will further enhance our existing offering of joined up services to media and entertainment businesses on both sides of the Atlantic. We are delighted to welcome Steven Anderson and his team to Kingston Smith and look forward to supporting his clients by helping them achieve all their business aspirations.”

Steven Anderson, lead partner at Anderson & Pennington, adds: “We are very excited to be joining Kingston Smith, whose additional service lines and skills will enable us to provide clients with a much greater breadth of services. Working together, we will be able to offer greater support to our UK and international clients in helping them to reach their potential.”