03 August 2020
The Committee of University Chairs (CUC) published its Higher Education (HE) Audit Committees Code of Practice (the Code) in May 2020. The updates to the Code are certainly welcomed in particular during these unprecedented times with significant change, uncertainty within the sector and changing risk profiles.
Adam is an accomplished risk management professional with over 13 years experience in the Enterprise Risk Management, Governance, Compliance and Assurance fields, across both the public and private sectors.
Hywel is a corporate assurance and advisory partner who advises a wide variety of businesses across the middle-market in the UK, and internationally.
Mandy is an experienced assurance and advisory senior manager with a focus on media and technology, consumer markets and real estate businesses operating in the UK and overseas.
Andrew is an audit partner specialising in audit and assurance assignments, working with businesses ranging from early stage companies through to international groups in the technology, manufacturing, construction and consumer markets sectors.
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.
04 October 2019
The majority of Scottish charities believe a kitemark for good governance would help to increase public confidence in the charity sector.
Rachel is an audit partner based in our Newcastle office focused on providing high quality and value adding audit and assurance services, principally to corporate audit clients.
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.