Ian Weekes

Ian Weekes

Partner, Audit

I am an Audit and transaction support Partner based in the Kent office.

I specialise in audit and assurance for corporate businesses ranging from private entrepreneurial businesses to some of the world's largest companies. I particularly focus on the international trading and distribution sector, predominantly upon exchange traded metals and food commodity products.

I am approved to provide assurance services by the London Metal Exchange and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. My team and I regularly conduct on-site work across Europe, North America and South East Asia, working with members of Crowe Global.

What I Do


  • Audit and financial reporting
  • Audit review and compilation
  • Control assurance services
  • Exchange-required existence testing of physical goods
  • Conflict Mineral supply chain due diligence
  • Client Money Reporting


  • AIM listing
  • Internal control procedures
  • Listing on commodity exchanges
  • Transaction support
  • IFRS and UK GAAP

My Clients

  • International trading and distribution
  • Exchange-traded metals traders and businesses
  • Food commodity businesses
  • Privately-held businesses
  • Listed companies
  • International groups
  • FCA regulated businesses
  • Non Profits
  • Education