26 November 2019
This week's university strikes have once again put the spotlight on the financial pressures facing the UK's higher education sector. The latest report from the Office for Students (OfS) has revealed that 71 higher education institutions are now subject to enhanced monitoring requirements amid concerns around their financial viability and sustainability.
22 November 2019
Recent years have been challenging times for many institutions in the further education sector. With these challenges, has come a greater focus on governance and governing. It is critical for boards to have a full and accurate picture of what is going on in an organisation to be able to respond in a timely and appropriate manner.
09 July 2019
Independent schools are facing a time of significant financial challenge. Ensure that your school is looking at the right governance issues and take our quick self-assessment to see what you need to be focusing on.
Paul has over 20 years’ experience of senior leadership in general management, program and project management, business analysis, operational/strategic management, and business transformation.
09 October 2017
Our Board assurance toolkit for independent schools includes a governor’s assurance arrangement preparedness assessment, which will provide a good measure of the progress being made, as well as highlighting the areas that need to be developed further within your school.
17 January 2017
In this article we've identified the key components that will create a more dynamic environment for risk management. This will help improve your academy's risk maturity and outlook.
Partner, Head of Emergency Services & Local Government
Dan is both a qualified accountant and qualified internal auditor with extensive knowledge of the public sector, having worked in the sector for over 20 years.
Mike has over 25 years audit and assurance experience from working both in the UK and New Zealand. He is head of internal audit for a number of clients in the not-for-profit and public sectors.
Steven has over 18 years’ experience in cyber security and IT audit.
Matthew has over 25 years advisory and consulting experience across a wide range of organisations including those in the corporate and not for profit sector.