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John Baillie


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John Baillie is a Chartered Accountant and a former partner of KPMG in Scotland and London.

He is past chair of the Accounts Commission for Scotland, the Scottish local authority watchdog and served two three-year terms.

He was also a member of the Reporting Panel of the UK Competition and Markets Authority for nine years.

John is a visiting professor of accountancy at the University of Edinburgh and has previously held similar appointments at other Scottish universities.