BDO Guernsey demonstrates growth by appointing highly-regarded industry leader Fraser Hiddelston as the new Head of Governance and Regulatory Compliance Advisory.
With nearly three decades of experience in the financial services sector and a wealth of knowledge, this key appointment reflects BDO Guernsey’s commitment to excellent regulatory standards and compliance related services. Fraser (pictured) will provide strategic guidance and expert support to both the department and clients.
Originally from Glasgow, Fraser specialises in auditing financial services clients, having previously gained experience in the captive insurance sector. Following this, he assumed the role of Executive Director at Northern Trust, leading the Governance Services division. He also currently holds a position on the Members Board of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS).
Managing Director of BDO Guernsey Richard Searle said of the appointment: “I’m excited to welcome Fraser to our team. His leadership background paired with his extensive knowledge in a wide range of financial sectors will be invaluable. Working together our aim will be to drive new business growth and enable our thriving team to succeed.
“In his new role Fraser will be supporting new business development and serving as coach and mentor to the growing advisory practice department. We’re confident that with his guidance we will deliver services that are tailored to support our clients’ requirements now and in the future.
“Fraser is a brilliant addition to the BDO team, and we look forward to working with him.”