Nick has been involved in public sector audit delivery for over 25 years. His experience of undertaking audits of public sector bodies has covered local authorities, further education colleges, NHS Boards and central government bodies. He also provides audit and other financial services to a wide range of other publicly funded arms-length external organisations, companies and trusts. Nick has been at the forefront of public sector audit and accounting developments and has a detailed knowledge of technical developments in public sector auditing. He has written and presented extensively on key sector issues over a number of years.

His expertise in Scottish public sector auditing means he is a frequent presenter at CIPFA Practitioner update courses and he is often asked to contribute to Audit Scotland working groups. Nick sits on the Moore Stephens UK public sector steering group which is responsible for the strategic development of services to the public sector across the UK.