Scott McNaughton, Audit Partner

Executive Summary

Scott is the lead partner for Public Interest Entities within the Natural Resources and Energy team. As an audit and relationship partner he spends much of his time working with and advising Director level professionals on business matters.

His work regularly takes him to BDO and client offices around the world, particularly sub-Saharan Africa, South East Asia, Europe and North America.

He enjoys the range of professional work that comes with large international groups and has a focus on the natural resources and energy sector. Scott’s clients range from large private and publicly listed groups to owner-managed and PE backed businesses.

As a hands-on audit partner he spends time with his clients and audit teams in the field in order to fully engage with issues. He regularly travels to developing and emerging markets, both professionally and personally, and enjoys the challenge of operating in these areas.

Scott is qualified in, and regularly works across UK, IFRS and US GAAP. Reporting across IAS, US and PCAOB GAAS. He is also experienced in SOX reporting.

Client experience:
Randgold Resources (Nasdaq & FTSE100, Gold producer), Petra Diamonds (FTSE250, Diamond producer) and Green Dragon Gas (LSE, CBM gas producer).