Chair of the Accounting and Finance Manager Degree Apprenticeship (AFMDA) Trailblazer Group
Senior Lecturer and Researcher
My business experience is diverse: auditor with a top-10 firm; corporate services on consulting and corporate finance projects including management buyouts; business-turn-around; high-growth grants secured for companies to improve financial performance.
I am chair of the Trailblazer Group for the Digital Accounting & Finance Degree Apprenticeship (DAFDA). Sage, Xero, IBM, 11 universities, and c.30 other large, small, public, private and third sector organisations are involved. We are working to bridge the digital skills gap and create the needed learning resources ahead of HMRC Making Tax Digital (MTD) entirely by 2026.