Andy works in our Audit and Business Advisory group, specialising in listed and private company audit work, across a variety of sectors but notably in manufacturing and engineering and support services businesses.
Andy joined us at Grant Thornton following the merger with RSM Robson Rhodes in July 2007, where he trained and qualified, becoming a partner in 2003.
During his time with RSM Robson Rhodes, Andy worked in the Leeds and London offices as well as performing a two-year secondment to the RSM member firm in France in the late 1990s. Based in Paris, Andy - a fluent French speaker - worked as the professional assistant to the chairman of an international audit-based committee. His role included the harmonisation of quality assurance procedures across the RSM network and the preparation of guidance material for, and delivery of training to, member firms on a variety of topics.
Andy's expertise covers:
- Providing a full range of audit and assurance services to both listed and private clients, many with overseas operations
- Knowledge of a variety of sectors but with a particular focus on engineering and manufacturing businesses and support services
- Investigations and other non-audit assignments including financial due diligence, listed company reporting accountant assignments and pre-lend reviews on behalf of major banks