Qualified in 1969 after training with a small firm of Chartered
Accountants; subsequently he joined Cooper Bros & Co (later
Coopers & Lybrand and more recently PricewaterhouseCoopers)
and spent two years in Belfast before completing a 3 year
contract in Central Africa. During this time abroad he was
assigned to the Audit Department and became an Audit Group
Manager approximately half-way through the contract. However
on returning to Belfast the variety of work in a smaller practice
proved too appealing and he has been a general practitioner
ever since, whilst taking particular interest in taxation
and financial services matters; particular experience includes
the audits of Clubs and charitable bodies as well as public
and private sector based entities.
and his wife live in Bangor, Co. Down with two daughters and
one son; he is active in the local community and serves on
the Board of Governors of a local primary school and a Belfast
College. He is a member of the Rotary Club of North Down and
plays regularly as a member of Bangor Golf Club.
Born and raised in Newtownards with 25 years general accountancy
practice experience covering a wide range of business. Particular
experience in serving the Chinese Business Communities throughout
Northern Ireland, the Agriculture and Building Sectors.
lives in Bangor and enjoys family life with three young children.
His interests include golf and coaching a junior football
All aspects of accountancy, taxation of sole traders and partnerships
and audit and taxation of small and medium sized companies.
Particular experience of regulated bodies including clubs,
credit unions and lawyers.
lives in Crawfordsburn and his interests include jogging,
classic cars and Formula One.