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...

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 Accountants in 2004, as a trainee. Having trained and qualified with us, she ...

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...

John Langlands FCCA

Partner

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John joined the firm in 1977 and has a wealth of experience in accountancy, tax and business matters...

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...

Rachel Bell BAcc (Hons) CA CTA

Principal Manager

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

Scott Greig BAcc (Hons) CA

Principal Manager

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Scott is a Principal Manager, originally based in our Forfar office, he moved to our Cupar office in...

Robert Young FCCA

Principal Manager

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Robert is a Principal Manager operating out of our Forfar office. He looks after a range of clients ...

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...

Paula McAllister BAcc (Hons) CA

Senior Manager

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Paula joined EQ full time as a trainee in 2009, following a successful summer placement the year bef...

Mary Campbell

Admin Manager

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Mary is an experienced administrator and is responsible for managing our Forfar office support team....

Liam Cruickshank BA ACMA

Financial & Operations Manager

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

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...

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...

Jenny Law FCCA

HR Manager

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

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 she manages the Dundee office support team. She is involved in a...

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...

Michael Stephenson MA (Hons) CA

Manager

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Michael joined EQ in June 2017 after eight years at a ‘big four’ firm, where he qualifie...

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...

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 ...

Susan Beattie BDes (Hons) CA

Assistant Manager

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Susan started at EQ in 2012 as an accounts assistant and has gone on to compete her ICAS studies, f...

Jane Black

Assistant Manager

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Jane has been working in payroll since 2008 and became assistant manager in April 2016. She will us...

Anna Coff BAcc (Hons) FCCA

Assistant Manager

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

Laura Dorward BSc (Hons) CA

Assistant Manager

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

Liz Goldie BA (Hons) ATT CTA

Assistant Manager

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

Leanne Jubb MA (Hons) CA

Assistant Manager

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Leanne joined EQ as a supervisor in 2016, having qualified as a CA with another local firm in 2013. ...

Catriona McDonald BAcc (Hons) CA

Assistant 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

Assistant Manager

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

Michelle Murray BAcc (Hons) CA

Assistant Manager

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

Kirsty Sutherland FCCA

Assistant Manager

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

Scott Beattie MA(Hons) ACCA

Supervisor

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Scott graduated at Heriot-Watt University with a MA (Hons) in Accountancy and Finance in 2015, and a...

John Cochrane

Supervisor

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John is a supervisor in our Cupar Office. He has gained over 20 years experience which has given hi...

Roshannah Cox MA (Hons) CA

Supervisor

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

Sandi Drummond ATT CTA

Supervisor

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

John Fairweather BSc (Hons) ACCA

Supervisor

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John is a supervisor based in our Forfar office. John completed his accountancy qualification with A...

Eilidh Giudice MA (Hons) CA

Supervisor

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

Kathryn Smeaton BA (Hons) CA

Supervisor

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

Kirstin Stark MSc BSc CA

Supervisor

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

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...

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...

Keira Malkowska MA (Hons) CA

Senior

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Keira joined EQ on a summer placement, and after accepting the offer to return and complete her ICAS...

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Jul 10 2019

Double celebration with the ICAS Top 100 Young CAs 2019 announcement

Scott Greig BAcc (Hons) CA Rachel Bell BAcc (Hons) CA CTA We are excited to announce that two of our newly appointed Principal Managers have been named in 2019’s ICAS Top 100 Young CAs list. Rache...more

Jun 14 2019

Scott Beattie is appointed as a Trustee of Edinburgh College Development Trust

Scott Beattie MA (Hons) ACCA Congratulations to Scott Beattie, Supervisor in our Glenrothes office,  who has become the youngest appointed member to the Board of Trustees for the Edinburgh College D...more