As a Director within our Governance, Risk & Assurance department, Alex leads our Specialist Assurance team which handles the firms’ offering of third party assurance reporting (under AAF01/06, SSAE18 and ISAE3402), advisory and implementation for public interest entities and SOX compliant organisations as well as tailored controls assurance engagements and deep dive investigations into high risk business units.

Alex also helps clients establish robust control environments and often assists management in their monitoring and testing to ensure clear, transparent and responsible reporting.

Alex trained with Moore Stephens and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland with a financial audit background. As part of the ICAEW’s working group, he has been involved in revising AAF01/06, the technical release dealing with assurance reports on internal controls of service organisations.