After a string of exits from Dundas the new firm will take shape next week, with half of Dundas’ offices dissolving into CMS.
Any reticent partners left standing might be feeling buoyed by the promise of a job for at least 12 months. The lucky nine moving over on guaranteed remuneration packages of £280,000 certainly will.
However the 60 support staff affected by a redundancy consultation will not be feeling so positive.
There is still plenty to be decided for this new couple and it isn’t just bedding and crockery. Shared clients like RBS, Clydesdale and the National Grid will all have to decide what – and who – they want from the merged firm.
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