Staff Profiles: Christopher Wiltshire

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Christopher Wiltshire

Staff Profile: Christopher Wiltshire
Senior Lecturer Accounting and Finance (Financial reporting and tax)

Christopher Wiltshire

Christopher Wiltshire

Senior Lecturer Accounting and Finance (Financial reporting and tax)

Accounting and Finance

Accounting, auditing and tax practice are constantly developing with fresh aspects to learn and understand, and as they often make news headlines, provide many opportunities for lively discussion in class.

Telephone: +44 (0)1242 714352 Email: cwiltshire@glos.ac.uk

Biography

Having completed my degree I completed a training contract with a predecessor firm of Ernst and Young (now EY) one of the 'big 4' firms, qualifying as a chartered accountant. I worked for EY in accounting and auditing for 15 years including a year in the United States. After a short spell in industry I have worked, and continue to work alongside my University activites, as co-Principal in a firm of chartered accountants with a range of clients providing current and practical input to my teaching.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
BA (Hons) Accountancy CNAA 1977
ACA (+FCA) Chartered Accountant Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales 1980

Awards

Nominated for 'Most inspiring lecturer' at the Student Led Staff Awards 2014

Membership of professional bodies

Fellow - Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)

Academic Member, Association of International Accountants (AIA)

Teaching and research

Teaching

Teaching in financial reporting and tax is delivered using a mix of lecturing, active tutorial sessions, discussions and group presentations, underpinning the academic with practical case studies and 'hot topics' from current professional practice.

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Research

UK and international financial reporting

Taxation

External responsibilities

Co-Principal of a firm of Chartered Accountants

Freelance lecturing on continuing professional education courses

Delivered an intensive two-week training course in international finance reporting standards and their application to his former firm of EY in their offices in Dubai.

Subjects for media interviews

Financial reporting and tax

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Professional positions

Co-Principal of a firm of Chartered Accountants