FMD Consultancy Staff

Fettes McDonald

Set up FMD in 1991 and has been involved in housing association finance for over 35 years. Fettes, who has ten years experience as an RSL Finance Manager, has been involved in all aspects of HA finance including stock transfers, merger and viability assessments and refinancing activities.

He has undertaken all relevant finance tasks for clients but now mainly carries out an overseeing role for clients as well as being the lead provider for the one off assignments undertaken by FMD.

Patrick Long

Pat joined FMD in 2004 after working as finance manager with a local housing association for a twenty year period.

He carries out the role of finance manager with various HA clients as well as a local Care and Repair company. Tasks include the planning, monitoring and control of all financial management activity, the preparation of year end financial statements and submissions to the Scottish Housing Regulator.

Howard Dales

Howard was employed as finance manager with two housing associations over an eight year period prior to joining an auditing firm where he carried out the role of HA manager for period of five years. A further two year period as finance manager with an RSL followed prior to Howard first commencing employment with FMD in 2006.

At present Howard carries out the finance manager role for a variety of housing associations as well as related subsidiary companies.

David Ampofo

David joined FMD in 2014 having been employed within the finance department of a local Housing Association for the previous nine years. Tasks included annual accounts and management accounts preparation and included the provision of a range of finance agency services to charities and RSLs. Prior to this David gained commercial experience with a number of blue chip companies over a three year period.

Currently David undertakes a wide range of finance tasks for RSL clients including medium and long term financial forecasting, annual accounts preparation and treasury reporting.

Sean O’Sullivan

Sean previously worked within local authority finance for a period of 10 years prior to employment as Finance Officer with a Glasgow based Housing Association for the 5 year period up to 2017.

He currently undertakes finance work for a number of RSL organisations as well as the local economic development group. Duties include day to day financial management for a number of clients as well as annual and long term financial forecasting.