Bill is an assurance, audit and governance specialist within the social housing sector. He has almost 30 years experience working within the sector, with both social landlords and consultancies. He has carried out numerous assignments around risk, performance management and value for money, alongside internal audit work and interim governance positions.
Bill has developed specialisms in a number of areas, including in-depth assessments (IDA) and value for money (VFM). Bill contributed the VFM section to Beever & Struthers' Top 100 Review in 2019, having undertaken a review of the VFM reports and metrics of many providers in this group. Bill has recently been involved in a governance perspective with a number of registered providers who were seeking to be upgraded through the IDA process and successfully helped them regain their G1 status.
Bill has spoken at numerous audit and housing conferences over the years, having previously been a member of the NHF's Audit Advisory Panel. Bill is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors and is currently Chair of the Group Audit & Risk Committee at Bolton at Home, having previously served as the Audit Committee Chair at Salix Homes.