PracticeAccounting FirmsEx-Semple Cochrane FD to face tribunal

Ex-Semple Cochrane FD to face tribunal

William Wilson Evans, former finance director and chief executive of Scottish engineering group Semple Cochrane, will face a disciplinary tribunal after the company's assets were overstated by £10m.

Link: Deloitte claims JDS complaints are ‘unmerited’

Evans has been called to question by the Accountants’ Joint Disciplinary Scheme for the company’s contract accounting, its acquisition of Acumen Management and its accounting for subcontract work on a refurbishment job.

The JDS laid complaints against Semple Cochrane’s auditors, Deloitte and Rutherford, Manson, Dowds in June.

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