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Andrew Dawson


Andrew is a Director in our Not for Profit team.

Andrew specialises in advising institutional donors and recipients of grant funding and manages PKF’s grant audit team, co-ordinating assignments both at grant recipients’ headquarters and in the field.

Andrew is one of PKF’s most experienced grant auditors, having managed and led over 300 assignments in over 100 countries in the EU, Africa, the Middle East, South East Asia and Latin America. His experience covers humanitarian aid, international development, research, education and culture, the environment, energy, telecommunications and the environment.

He uses his significant on the ground experience to help his clients understand the contractual rules and obligations of grant agreements. Andrew’s ability to simplify the complexity of the grant implementation process enables his clients to improve their project management and delivery.

Andrew has specialist knowledge of EU FP7 & H2020 certifications and Innovate UK grant audits, managing a significant number of assignments each year on behalf of higher education institutes, SMEs, charities and multinational businesses.