PARTNER WEEK: MOORE Kingston Smith

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We continue our Partner Week focus on the great commercial partnerships that support Leyton Orient. Now it’s time to learn more about our Back of Shirt Sponsor – MOORE Kingston Smith

Who are MOORE Kingston Smith?

MOORE Kingston Smith are an accountancy and business advisory firm, working with businesses, charities and individuals who are passionate about helping their clients achieve their ambitions.

With over 60 partners and more than 500 staff based in and around London, they are a leading member of the MOORE Global Network. Over 30,000 people across more than 100 countries, members connect and collaborate to take care of their clients’ needs, at a local, national and international level.

What do Maureen and Becky do?

Maureen Penfold is the Managing Partner at MOORE Kingston Smith and Becky Shields is a Partner at MOORE Kingston Smith.

Maureen helps clients implement growth strategies in the UK and internationally, with her “hands on style” and 30 years of expertise she guides her clients through all stages of development.

Becky challenges her clients and develops their business to its full potential, tailoring her service to meet their unique circumstances.

What do MOORE Kingston Smith most enjoy about being associated with the club?

MOORE Kingston Smith love that their core values match Orient’s core values, one of which is their community. The partnership has enabled MKS to connect with their community particularly between their city office and their Romford office.

The link between MOORE Kingston Smith and Leyton Orient can further be seen via its partnership with Mind Charity. MOORE Kingston Smith supported the “Talk it Out” video, which you can watch here – there are even a few Leyton Orient fans in there!

Football has always been a huge part of MOORE Kingston Smith and they are incredibly passionate about the game we all love. They host regular 5-a-side games and an annual “Dads v Lads” game which has always been held in Leyton. This year, they are excited as the game will be held at the Breyer Group Stadium.

In fact MOORE Kingston Smith recently won a 5-a-side midtown business club tournament, where they were proud to play in the O’s kit.

The partnership has also aided MOORE Kingston Smith when it comes to recruiting for graduates and school leavers, as there is a lot of interest and excitement around them being proud sponsors of the Club.

What is MOORE Kingston Smith’s best moment so far?

“It has to be the successes of last year, however, we also love that our staff, clients and our families are now playing FIFA and selecting Leyton Orient as our team to see our company on the back of the Orient shirts.”

Finally, who is their favourite player?

“Dan Happe, clearly an extremely talented footballer.”