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Andrew Howie

Managing Partner, Grant Thornton, Scotland
Andrew HowieAndrew Howie

Andrew Howie is the managing partner of Grant Thornton in Scotland and has been with the firm since 2005. During his career with Grant Thornton he has worked within Assurance and now heads up the Audit practice. Andrew acts for some of the largest privately held business in Scotland and his client base covers a wide variety of sectors including property and construction, food and drink, and AIM. Since joining the firm, he’s also been responsible for business development in Scotland.

Articles by this Author

  • Why Accounting Needs To Be More Business-Centric
    by Andrew Howie
    There is no doubt that the thrust of IFRS is complicating accounting for companies and making it more complex and more detailed. For the ordinary man in the street, it is making company accounts less easy to understand. The bottom line is that it is costing businesses more money to produce accounts than it used to, and this additional spend is not necessarily generating more clarity. So why are we doing it? This question is very difficult to...

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