Group Finance Director

Alistair Moffat

Alistair Moffat


Alistair Moffat was appointed Group Finance Director in 2009. He has responsibility for:

  • all aspects of financial management within the Group including financial control
  • statutory reporting
  • treasury
  • tax
  • insurance and commercial financial support for the academic community

His role also incorporates board responsibility for the management of  the Estate, and he attends several of the board committees, also  chairing UH Holdings Ltd which oversees the commercial subsidiaries in  the Group.

He joined the University from Monarch Airlines where he was Chief Financial Officer.

Previous  roles in industry include: Finance Director Scotland at First Group  Plc; Finance Director at Alstom Signalling Ltd; a number of senior  finance positions within British Rail; and Finance Director at Mainline  Freight Limited, through the rail privatisation process.

Graduating  in Accounting and Finance, he then qualified as an accountant in 1989  and is now a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management  Accountants.