Andrew Sturgess is a Chartered Accountant and currently runs a farming business in South West Scotland. Prior to his retirement in 2009 he worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and its predecessor firms.
Initially he was based in London before going on a secondment to the Johannesburg office in South Africa for two years. On returning to the UK in 1985, he was based in Glasgow where he spent 23 years as Partner before retirement. He worked with a broad range of businesses both in the UK and overseas and his breadth of experience included working with globally managed, internationally diverse companies and also growing Scottish based companies. He has particular experience in Stock Exchange reporting, including merger and acquisition transactions and due diligence reporting.
Andrew was Chairman of the Institute of Directors of Scotland for 3 years from January 2005. He was appointed Chair of CIQUAL Limited, a mobile communications company, in July 2010 and also Chairs Ramoyle Group Limited, a property development company based in Stirling.
Qualifications/Professional Designations: BA (Stirling), FCA, CA
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Court membership: Lay member from 2010