• Chris Kelsall FCCA

    Chris's bio will be added soon.

    Panel members

  • Michael Barker FCCA

    Michael's bio will be added soon.

  • Shahadat Hossain ACCA

    I am a Senior Lecturer - Accounting and Finance, Course Leader - MSc in Finance & Management at Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), Preston.

    Shahadat's LinkedIn profile

  • Debbie Kirkley FCCA

    Debbie's bio will be added soon.

  • Gerard Flynn FCCA

    Gerard worked in practice and then as an accounting academic for many years prior to his current role as consultant. He is involved with various charities and participates in health sector support.  He travels extensively and is pleased to see evidence of the ACCA's presence and participation in accounting activities across the globe. Gerard joined the panel to further promote the ACCA and support its local efforts in different areas of engagement. 

  • Mijos Xavier FCCA

    I am the director of Xaviers Chartered Certified Accountants and Registered Auditors. Prior to establishing Xaviers, I was an audit partner with Manchester practice for many years. I have more than twenty years’ experience in working with small and medium businesses and not-for-profit organisations. I specialise in the niche field of charity audits and Solicitors (SRA) audits. I am a member of ACCA, ICAEW and ICAI-India). By becoming a panel member for the ACCA Network, I believe I can support local ACCA members and students and further my career by developing new professional relationships. 

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    Member engagement manager

  • Damian Buchanan

    Damian is the ACCA member engagement manager for the Lancashire & Cumbria members network and can be contacted using the details provided:

    Telephone: +44 (0)7720 037103

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