Andrew has over 47 years experience in the UK as a Chartered Accountant in the Glasgow-based, professional firm of French Duncan, LLP. He worked solely with this firm progressing through senior management to senior partnership level and for his last 5 years in the firm acted as Chairman with 14 partners and 80 staff. During his career, he specialised in advising SME companies' restructure finance, corporate governance and taxation, together with advising and directing the directors of the companies in all business matters. Andrew also had extensive involvement in personal taxation and wealth management for private clients and continues to advise some remaining clients regarding personal taxation. Currently, he acts as advisor to companies in hotel and construction markets involving taxation, finance, company development and general management.