Hugh Swainson

Associate Director, Buzzacott

Hugh Swainson joined Buzzacott Chartered Accountants in 2003 where he is an Associate Director within the Charity and Not-for-Profit team. He delivers audit and advisory services and strives to provide charities with a comprehensive service through focusing on clients’ business needs and taking an active interest in the sub-sectors in which they work.

He delivers training and information to clients including accounts workshops as well as risk management and governance guidance. Hugh works on the shortlisting and reviewing of the organisations which apply for the annual SE100 awards for exceptional social businesses. As someone who is keen advocate of businesses measuring social value, Hugh is SROI certified and has helped a number of charities think through their monitoring and decision making on a stakeholder impact basis.

As part of Buzzacott’s volunteering programme, Hugh is taking part in a charitable incubator and mentoring programme with young social entrepreneurs.