Executive Director of Finance
Liam McCabe joined the University as Director of Finance in 2009. He has over 20 years’ experience working in and around higher education across the UK.
Immediately prior to joining the University, Liam was a Senior Director for five years at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh. Before that he had 10 years with Scottish Funding Councils and its predecessor bodies, latterly as Director of Governance and Management: Appraisal and Policy
As the University’s Executive Director of Finance, Liam’s role at Stirling is to advise the Principal and his senior team and through that the University Court on the University’s strategic financial direction. Liam has a lead role in the development of the University’s financial strategy as well as
Liam is the Chair of the Scottish Universities Finance Directors Group, a Board member of Forth Valley College and Chair of the College’s Finance Committee.
Outside of the education sphere, Liam is a Lay Member of the Council of the Law Society of Scotland and is Convenor of the Society’s Audit Committee. Liam is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA).