Adrian started his career with Clydesdale Bank, where over the course of eighteen years he went from being an office junior in Rosyth to becoming a Business Sales Development Manager for the Invoice Discounting department out of the Head Office in Glasgow. This role saw him forming relationships with the business banking management teams and their customers along with developing partnerships with accountancy firms up and down the East of Scotland.
Adrian then changed course and whilst furthering his accountancy qualifications, he became the finance manager for a marine civil engineering firm where he dealt with contract costings, hiring marine subcontractors and fulfilling bookkeeping and management accountancy responsibilities.
Adrian then moved onto work as the Financial Controller of an Edinburgh independent advisers firm where along with performing his management accounting role, he was involved in the building of the business up to the point of their acquisition by Succession Group. Adrian subsequently moved over to work for Succession Groups’ Acquisition Team where he assessed the viability of potential acquisitions of further adviser firms.
Adrian joined Safe as Houses as Finance Manager where he works on financial modelling and preparing management accounts.
Outside of work, Adrian’s interests include watching the highs and mostly lows of following Dunfermline FC, performing DIY, and spending time with his family and friends.