Andy Collishaw is a CIPFA qualified accountant with over fifteen years of educational finance experience. He has supported maintained schools in managing their budgets, supporting schools forum when redeveloping funding formulas. Worked as Director of Finance in two Multi Academy Trusts. Whilst working within the Academies sector, he has a successful history of securing significant amounts of external funding, securing efficiency savings, and maximising trading income whilst supporting schools to produce sustainable long-term financial plans. Andy leads the Finance and Payroll service.
Nicola is a ACCA qualified accountant with over ten years of experience within the education sector. Nicola has worked in both the Academies and higher education sectors. She has experience of supporting academies in managing their budgets, producing monthly management accounts, production and presentation of financial reports to governors and implementing new more efficiency financial systems.