Brian is a Chartered Accountant and was a partner with Mazars LLP for over 30 years. His clients included a wide range of companies, charities, schools and unincorporated businesses. As well as being Senior Partner of the Poole office, Brian also held various regional and national roles for Mazars at different times. Since leaving Mazars at the end of 2012, he has continued to advise various local businesses on strategic and management issues as well as being interim finance director for two companies. As a trustee of Julia’s House, Brian's specific role is Chair of the Finance & Risk Committee.