Our People

David Cameron BA CA

Managing Partner

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David is the Managing Partner at EQ. His role encompasses a wide variety of responsibilities, both i...

Rachel Bell BAcc (Hons) CA CTA

Partner

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Rachel has been with EQ since 2008, having trained and qualified as both a CA and CTA while with th...

Graeme Davidson BA CA

Partner

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A qualified CA, Graeme joined the firm in 1997, and became a Partner in 2006. He advises clients in ...

Mark Gallacher BA CA

Partner

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As one of our Audit Partners, Mark has an extremely varied portfolio, advising all his clients on a...

Mark Gibson BA CA

Partner

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Mark heads up the firm’s audit function in the Fife offices and utilises his wealth of experience ...

Iain Gordon MA (Hons) CA

Partner

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Our Partnership Chairman, Iain has been a stalwart of our Forfar office for over 20 years, and he is...

Louise Grant BA (Hons) FCCA

Partner

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Louise started with EQ in 2004, as a trainee. Having trained and qualified with us, she is a Partner...

Scott Greig BAcc (Hons) CA

Partner

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Scott is a Partner and head of EQ Leisure based in our Dundee office. Starting as an ICAS graduate t...

Angela Haig BA CA CTA

Partner

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Angela is a qualified chartered tax adviser and has assisted businesses and individuals with tax pla...

David Morrison MA CA CTA

Partner

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David is a Partner in our Dundee office, from where he heads up EQ Taxation for the Firm. A qualifie...

Ross Oliphant FCCA CTA

Partner

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Ross joined EQ as a Partner in May 2016 from another firm of accountants. A member of the Associatio...

Dougie Rae BSc (Hons) CA

Partner

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Dougie joined the firm as a qualified CA in 1998, having trained with a large international practice...

Mark Smeaton FCCA

Partner

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Mark is a specialist agricultural accountant and plays a prominent role in the promotion of the firm...

Steven Todd BAcc (Hons) CA

Partner

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Steven Todd is a General Practice Partner, having qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2000. He wo...

Mark Wilken BSc (Hons) MBA CA

Partner

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Mark worked for 10 years as an agricultural consultant with a national firm of advisers where the ma...

Robert Young FCCA

Partner

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Robert is a Partner operating out of our Forfar office. He looks after a range of clients particular...

Jenny Law FCCA

Senior HR & Training Manager

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Jenny, who previously qualified as an accountant with us, now operates as our HR and Training Manage...

Mark McColgan BA (Hons) ACA

Senior Manager

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Mark has been with EQ since 2003, based in their Forfar office. He is a Senior Manager, qualified s...

Debbie Millar BA (Hons) FCCA

Senior Manager

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Debbie joined EQ in 2008 and is a Senior Manager within our Forfar office. Debbie has a client portf...

Lynne Vaughan

Senior Manager

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Lynne heads up our outsourcing department, Amber Accounting Services which provides support to clien...

Jane Black

Manager

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Jane has been working in payroll since 2008 and became Manager in April 2021. She will usually be t...

Anna Coff BAcc (Hons) FCCA

Manager

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Anna joined the firm in 2013, after qualifying with ACCA in 2012. Her role means she has a portfolio...

Liam Cruickshank BA ACMA

Financial & Operations Manager

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Liam joined EQ in August 2016 taking on the newly created role of Finance & Operations Manager. ...

Sandi Drummond ATT CTA

Manager

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Sandi is a Manager and member of our tax team, based in the Dundee office, but covers all other of...

Katie Edward MA (Hons) Chartered MCIPD

HR Manager

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Katie studied Psychology & American Studies at Dundee University and graduated with a 2:1 in 200...

Liz Goldie BA (Hons) ATT CTA

Manager

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Liz Goldie is a Tax Manager in our Dundee Office and has worked in tax for over 10 years. She is a m...

Laura Horsburgh BSc (Hons) CA

Manager

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After graduating from the University of Dundee with a degree in Mathematics and Financial Economics,...

Laura Hutt BA (Hons)

Marketing Manager

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Laura joined EQ at the end of August 2016 as our first Marketing Co-ordinator and has since been pro...

Leanne Jubb MA (Hons) CA

Manager

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Leanne joined EQ in 2016, having qualified as a CA with another local firm in 2013. She is now a Man...

Scott Kennedy AAT FCCA

Manager

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Scott manages our Amber Accounting Services division in our Forfar office, which means he has a wide...

Catriona McDonald BAcc (Hons) CA

Manager

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Catriona joined EQ in August 2010 after graduating from Dundee University. Whilst with the Firm, she...

Kelly Meiklejohn BAcc (Hons) CA

Manager

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Kelly joined EQ for a summer placement in 2012 and returned to begin her CA traineeship in July 2013...

Sarah Millar MA (Hons) CA

Manager

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Sarah started at EQ in 2007 as a graduate trainee and is now a Manager in our Forfar Office. She loo...

Gillian Mitchell

Admin Manager

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Gillian joined the firm in 1998 and manages the Dundee office support team. She is involved in all a...

Michelle Murray BAcc (Hons) CA

Manager

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Michelle joined EQ in 2017, having qualified in 2014 with another firm. Based in the Dundee office, ...

Gavin Nurse MA ATT

Manager

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Gavin started his tax career with HM Revenue & Customs in 2001 before joining EQ in 2005, where...

Joanna Smith MA (Joint Hons) MSC CA

Manager

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Joanna Smith is a qualified CA who joined the firm in 2007. She is a Manager in our Dundee office a...

Kirstin Stark MSc BSc CA

Manager

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Kirstin is a Manager based in our Dundee office, having achieved her CA qualification with another ...

Kirsty Sutherland FCCA

Manager

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Kirsty joined our Forfar office in 2013 as a senior member of staff after achieving her FCCA qualifi...

Margaret Waite BA (Hons) FCCA

Manager

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Margaret is a Manager in our Glenrothes office, she looks after a wide range of clients spanning ...

Bryan Johnston MCIBS

Consultant

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Bryan joined EQ as a Consultant in October 2019. Bryan previously worked in and around Fife and Edin...

Eilidh Giudice MA (Hons) CA

Assistant Manager

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Eilidh graduated from Heriot-Watt University with a MA (Hons) in Accountancy and Finance in 2011. Fo...

Matthew Lowson BA (Hons) CA 

Assistant Manager

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Matthew joined EQ in December 2020 as an Assistant Manager in our Dundee office. After graduating wi...

John Cochrane

Supervisor

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John is a Supervisor in our Dundee Office. He has gained over 20 years experience which has given h...

Roshannah Cox MA (Hons) CA

Supervisor

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Roshannah studied Economics and Geography at Aberdeen University, graduating  in 2014. She joined E...

Samantha Dean BA (Hons) ACCA

Supervisor

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Samantha completed a 48 week placement with EQ in 2013 as part of her Accountancy and Finance degree...

Hannah Hutchison

Supervisor

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Hannah is a Supervisor in our Amber Accounting Services division, based in our Dundee office. Sinc...

Louise Millar BA (Hons)

Supervisor

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Louise is a Supervisor in our Amber Accounting Services division, based in our Dundee office. Sinc...

Laura Nicol

Supervisor

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Laura is a Supervisor in our Amber Accounting Services division, based in our Dundee office. Since...

Ruth Phillips CAT IIT (DIP)

Supervisor

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Ruth is a Supervisor in our Amber Accounting Services division, based in Forfar office, and suppor...

Chris Price BA (Hons) CA

Supervisor

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Chris joined EQ as an ICAS graduate trainee in 2016 after graduating from Edinburgh Napier Universit...

Grant Reigate BAcc (Hons) CA

Supervisor

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Grant joined EQ as an ICAS graduate trainee in 2014 after graduating from the University of Dundee w...

Kathryn Smeaton BA (Hons) CA

Supervisor

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Originally from Aberdeenshire, Kathryn studied Accounting and Finance at Robert Gordon University, A...

Verna Stewart FCCA

Supervisor

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Verna is a Supervisor operating out of our Forfar office. She looks after a wide range of clients in...

Katherine Thomson BAcc (Hons) ACCA

Supervisor

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After graduating from the University of Dundee with an honours degree in Accountancy, Katherine join...

Cheryl Watson BA

Supervisor

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Cheryl is a Supervisor in our Amber Accounting Services division, based in our Dundee office. Cher...

Cheryl Whitton

Supervisor

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Cheryl joined the firm as a Tax Assistant in the Dundee office in 2002 and has gained a wealth of kn...

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Nov 5 2021

Supporting our charity of the year, SAMH, with the EQ Glenrothes Office 100km Challenge

SAMH has been there for Scotland’s mental health for almost 100 years, and have delivered care and support to thousands. To improve the lives of a lot of people in Scotland, and help create positive...more

Sep 28 2021

John Langlands retires after four decades with the firm

After 44 years, John Langlands will be retiring as a Partner of EQ at close of business on 30 September 2021. From beginning his journey with EQ founding firm JLM as a trainee in 1977 to working his w...more