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Kenneth McDowell CA


Kenny McDowell CA is a partner in Saffery Champness, Edinburgh with specialist experience in the not-for-profit sector.
He brings a wealth of experience, having worked with a number of large Scottish charities as auditor and adviser, and has acted as trustee on a number of charitable boards for many years.
With over 20 years’ experience, Kenny provides assurance, advisory and consultancy services to Scottish charities in the theatre, arts, education and care sectors, as well as faith-based charities and grant-making organisations. Kenny is also a member of the Saffery Champness Not for Profit national Group and further specialises in financial reporting developments, more particularly, FRS 102, Charitable SORP and micro reporting developments through his membership of a number of national committees which are at the forefront of technical development in these areas.
Kenny is also a recognised speaker and sector commentator on financial reporting developments. Before joining Saffery Champness, Kenny was a partner in an Edinburgh accountancy practice for 12 years.