Andrew is a trust accountant in the private client team.
He leads the trust administration team, which manages the day-to-day operations of over 140 trusts and funds. He is also part of the team that operates the Russell-Cooke Trust Company in its role as corporate trustee.
Since joining Russell-Cooke in 2007, Andrew has restructured the trust accounting and administration functions, making full use of bespoke software to provide an efficient and specialist service to a broad spectrum of clients.
- Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
- Member of the ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales)
Andrew was educated at Dame Allan's School in Newcastle-upon-Tyne and read Accounting and Financial Management at Sheffield University. He trained at accountants Finnie & Co. prior to its merger with Stoy Hayward, and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1992. He later specialised in trusts at the head office of BDO Stoy Hayward, becoming a trust manager in 1997, and developed a trust accounting service for a number of Swiss banks.