Alastair joined Grant Thornton in 2006. Previously, he was Technical Director within the investment management and funds group at a big 4 firm.
Alastair provides advice on accounting technical matters relating to authorised funds and investment companies and is a regular speaker at industry conferences on accounting issues.
He has over 20 years' experience of auditing and advising on investment trusts and authorised funds. He is a current member of the IMA Accountancy Firms Working Group, and has served on the IMA Prudential Regulation Group and EFAMA’s working parties on European Accounting Harmonisation and IFRS. He also sat on both the IMA’s and AIC's IFRS working groups. He is a current member of the AIC’s Technical Committee and their SORP working party. Alastair is also a member of the Investment Management Committee and AAF 01/06 Working Party of the Financial Services Faculty of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales.
Alastair's expertise covers:
- Investment management and funds