Team

Team

Laura Smith CTA

Partner

Laura heads our Healthcare practice and leads the team across all areas of accounting, tax and superannuation. She is a member of AISMA, the Association of Independent Medical Accountants. In addition to her extensive Healthcare sector knowledge, her expertise covers business planning, personal taxation, including capital gains tax planning, remuneration planning, and advising on inheritance…

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Barry Mochan

Director, Insolvency

Barry has extensive experience in providing advice and debt solutions to individuals, partnerships, and unincorporated bodies. He specialises in complex/contentious bankruptcy work and has worked alongside HMRC’s counter avoidance team. He also has a good working relationship with Councils and Citizen’s Advice Bureaus.   Barry currently sits on the Insolvency Practitioners Association (IPA) External Affairs &…

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Shehzad Ashaq BAcc (Hons) CA CTA

Director, Corporate Tax

Shehzad has a broad range of experience in both corporate and personal tax and specialises in tax planning and compliance advice to Entrepreneurs.  He advises on a wide range of issues including property transactions, acquisitions and disposal structuring, capital allowances, and research and development tax claims.  

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Claire Dalrymple

Director, Audit

Claire has had an extensive career providing audit services to a variety of businesses across the UK. She has 15 years’ experience working for a top 10 UK accounting practice and one of the big four. Her large portfolio covers many sectors, but Claire is well-known across the hospitality and food & drink industries in Scotland,…

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Yvonne Kemp

Finance Director

Yvonne provides support to the partners group in the running of the practice.

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Allan O’Hagan

IT Director

Allan heads our IT department and is responsible for implementing computer hardware and software for both the firm and our clients.

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Helen Moreland

Human Resources Director

Helen is our HR Manager and a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD. Helen provides HR management and support across the full HR remit. Helen is responsible for selection, recruitment, induction, appraisal, employee relations, and training and development at Wylie & Bisset. Helen has approx 20 years of generalist HR experience, having worked at a senior…

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Maureen Leslie

Consultant, Insolvency

A former President of the Insolvency Practitioners Association, Maureen has extensive experience providing advice to the owner managed business community and to company directors whose businesses have encountered financial difficulties, helping them return to profitability.  With a particular interest in using the Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA) tool to effect business rescue, she has significant recent…

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Stephen Pringle

Senior Manager, Internal Audit

Stephen has considerable experience of managing internal audit clients in both the public and private sectors across the UK and Ireland.  He is responsible for managing a large internal audit client portfolio covering various sectors, including education, social housing, charities, and the wider public sector. 

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Craig Allison

Senior Manager, Insolvency

Craig has wide-ranging experience in dealing with both companies and individuals facing financial distress, with over 18 years’ experience in the industry. Currently working within our Corporate Insolvency team, he offers advice to directors and businesses experiencing cash flow issues and pressure from creditors. He also works closely with shareholders and directors of profitable, solvent…

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