Head of Audit Quality Transformation
Barinder enjoys the challenges which come from improving quality, managing risk, and technical and ethical issues including training. With a background in internally focused roles, he has been involved in audit, assurance, practice assurance, AML, DPB, client monies, SRA, ATOL, probate, audit investigations, and ethics.
Barinder has specialised in technical, compliance, regulatory matter and risk from audit, ethics and risk. With experience in dealing with regulators, responding to consultations, audit methodology providers, data analytics, technical issues and training, audit and accounting software providers and various other vendors to help with the balancing act of compliance and commerciality.
Prior to joining haysmacintyre in 2021, Barinder was Head of Compliance and Regulation at a top 15 firm with key responsibilities for audit, practice assurance, compliance, technical training and risk. Prior to this Barinder has worked in various technical and client-facing roles including working at a regulator and in a top 10 firm’s Tax and VAT department.
Beyond haysmacintyre, Barinder has had roles outside of audit that has helped him develop a broad cross-service experience. These include Corporation Tax, VAT, probate, AML, GDPR, practice assurance working with the CAA, tribunal experience and government consultations.
Barinder enjoys travelling, movies, cooking and experimenting with food.