Leadership Team

Partners

Graeme Allan

As Managing Partner, Graeme leads the strategic vision of the firm, and has overall responsibility for all service lines and…

Gill Pryde

Gill is the Partner in Charge of the firm's Taxation department. She is responsible for providing tax planning advice to…

John Black

John is the Partner in charge of the firm's audit department. He has responsibility for a client base which is…

Neil Dinnes

Neil is Head of Corporate & International Tax. His main expertise is advising on corporate tax including tax planning and…

James Pirrie

Jim is a Partner within the firm's audit department and also has responsibility for the firm's fraud investigation service line…

Kevin Mann

Kevin is the firm's International Tax Partner, specialising in providing international tax advice and dealing with any attendant tax compliance…

Douglas Martin

Douglas is a Partner and Head of the firm's Corporate Finance department where he has gained significant experience having been…

Derek Mair

Derek is a Partner within the firm's audit department where he is responsible for the provision of audit and transactional…

Gordon Steele

Gordon is a Partner within the firm's Corporate Finance division primarily acts as a lead advisor in Corporate Finance deals.…

Derek Gemmell

Derek is a Partner in the tax department concentrating on specialist tax advice to entrepreneurs and sits in AAB's specialist…

Chris Masson

Chris is a Partner in the firm's audit services department where he has responsibility for the provision of audit services…

Derek Mitchell

Derek, a Partner within our Tax Department, leads our Private Client team advising on corporate and personal tax planning &…

Steve Mitchell

Partner Steve is Head of Accounting Services, Outsourcing and Management Information Solutions where he is responsible for running the department…

Alan Paterson

Chief Operations Officer Alan is the firm’s Chief Operations Officer responsible for practice management, internal finance and administration support, as…

Karen Stewart

Chief Human Resources Officer Karen joined the firm in 1991 as a newly qualified Chartered Accountant. She developed her role in audit…

Directors

Ian McPherson

Ian is responsible for the provision of audit and outsourced accounting services to a range of industries, specialising in the…

Brian McMurray

Corporate Finance Director Brian is a Director in the Corporate Finance team where he primarily acts as a Lead Advisor…

Neil Dempsey

Head of Restructuring & Recovery Neil is a Director of the firm, leading the Restructuring and Recovery advisory services. He…

Steven Fraser

Director Steven is a Director and Head of our Payroll & Employment Taxes department where he is responsible for the…

Alistair Duncan

Director Alistair is the Director of the firms Indirect Tax Services where he is responsible for leading the Indirect Tax…

Bill Kane

Head of Consulting Bill joined AAB in May 2017 to develop and grow our Consulting business. Bill has led a…

Gary Johnstone

Director Gary has an extensive oil and gas industry background within finance, accounting and payroll, having spent his career with…

Kevin Meaney

Director Kevin joined AAB in October 2017 to develop and grow our specialist tax services.  Kevin has a broad experience…

Helen Brown

Helen is Director in the Tax Department. Helen has significant experience in international tax including corporate tax and employment taxes.…

Case Studies

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Background Company with an overseas parent, which provides sales, rental and ...

Engineering & Manufacturing: Case St…

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Background A UK energy company requiring tax compliance advice for their ...

Oil & Gas - E&P: Case Study 3

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Background A legal firm disposing of their business requiring Corporate Finance ...

Professional Services: Case Study 2

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Background A professional services LLP weighing the benefits of transferring their ...

Professional Services: Case Study 1

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Background Specialist lender and savings bank offering products to SME’s, homeowners ...

Financial Services: Case Study 1

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Background We were approached by an established E&P operator with assets ...

Oil & Gas - E&P: Case Study 4

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Background UK Motor retail group operating a nationwide chain of franchised ...

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Background A local headquartered business providing building and facilities maintenance and ...

Facilities Management : Case Study 2

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Background Our client commenced in business as a property developer. Over ...

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Background A local corporate property developer was approached to sell a ...

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Background AAB were engaged in early 2011 to assist a trust ...

Public Sector: Case Study 1

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Background Preparation of detailed financial projections for a housing association in ...

Housing Associations: Case Study 1

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Background The Corporate Finance team supported an existing client of the ...

Technology & Media: Case Study 1

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Background A family led estate with a traditional mix of forestry ...

Rural: Case Study 1

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Background A new charity requiring support after a period of change ...

Charities: Case Study 2

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Background An existing charity client going through a transition period after ...

Charities: Case Study 1

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Background One of the world’s largest window covering companies based in ...

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Background Successful privately owned UK construction business with an ageing senior ...

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Background Having been recently appointed advisors to a company that rents ...

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Background The Corporate Finance team had been working closely with a ...

Facilities Management : Case Study 1

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