I am Global lead on Social Purpose and Non Profits for Crowe.
I have been involved in the non profit sector, both professionally and as a volunteer, for over 30 years.
I am joint author of Charities-The Law and Practice and have written a book on charity trading. I have extensive experience of assurance, governance, structures, trading, tax matters, risk management, strategy, performance measurement and knowledge management in the non profit sector. I lecture and write internationally on sector matters.
I have been appointed by the Charity Commission to act as sole trustee and interim manager of five charities and undertaken special work for the Charity Commission both in the UK and overseas. I have been Finance Director of two charities and I am Special Advisor to the Charity Finance Group.
I was a member of the Accounting Standards Board's Committee on Accounting for Public Benefit Entities for five years and I am also a charity trustee. I have been a member of the Charity SORP Committee for over 20 years.