Andy is a specialist financial reporting partner and focusses on the Thames Valley and Hampshire region. Andy and his team can provide expertise in application of accounting standards, advise on disclosures in financial information including corporate governance disclosures, support companies preparing for an IPO (including preparation of Historical Financial Information and IFRS conversion) or provide accounting support on other transactions such as acquisitions or restructuring. Andy and the team are also able to provide annual compliance support covering preparation for year-end financial statements, preparing consolidations and provision of extra resources to stretched finance teams on a secondment basis. He is a proactive advisor, he seeks to bring ideas and anticipate issues that may impact his clients. Increasingly, auditors are often conflicted from providing direct support due to independence requirements and that’s where Andy and his can provide unrestricted support.
Andy joined RSM from another leading mid-tier accounting firm where he led the Thames Valley financial reporting advisory offering and was also a senior statutory auditor. Andy works with many international and local dynamic business in the mid-market with their compliance needs as a trusted advisor. He has helped his clients with projects such as conversion to IFRS, applying new emerging standards such as IFRS 15/16 as well as being a proactive advisor on ad-hoc issues affecting the business.
Andy was Group Reporting Manager for a large private equity backed healthcare business hence he understands the challenges on finance teams.