Executive Recruitment

MEET THE TEAM

At SWAP Internal Audit Services we pride ourselves on our innovative approach to your internal auditing. We value the power of the collective mind and are constantly seeking to harness opportunities to work together and form new partnerships. At the very root of all this is our informed, experienced and forward-looking professional workforce. 

GERRY COX, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Gerry Cox is former Chairman of the Board of the Global Institution of Internal Auditors and previously served as the institute of Internal Auditor - UK and Ireland's President for two terms. Gerry has served as a Head of Audit in Local Government and has more than 30 years of Internal Audit Experience.

IAN BAKER, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

CMIIA, QIA, CIA, FMS - Executive Director - A Chartered Internal Auditor and Fellow Member of the Institute of Management Services. Ian has over 30 year's Local Government experience with 20 years in a senior audit role. A former Head of Audit, Ian is an Executive Director with focus on Quality and Delivery.

DAVID HILL, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

CMIIA, QIA, CIA - Executive Director - A Chartered Internal Auditor, David has worked as an Auditor with the Local Government arena for 30 years. A former Head of Internal Audit, David is an Executive Director with focus on Planning and Performance.

RUPERT BAMBERGER, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

CMIIA, QIA, CA - Assistant Director - A Chartered Accountant and Chartered Internal Auditor who has worked with a range of public sector clients including Councils, Police, and Fire Authorities and a number of Greater London Authority organisations.

LUCY CATER, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

MSc, CMIIA - Assistant Director - Lucy is a Chartered Internal Auditor and has worked in Local Government for over 28 years, 9 of those being in Internal Audit. Lucy was the winner of the Inspirational Leader (Public Services) Award in the Inaugural CIIA Audit and Risk Awards.

LISA FRYER, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

ACA - Assistant Director - A Chartered Accountant with four years in Practice, then 10 years of Financial and Management Accounting experience in both the public and private sectors. For the last 10 years Lisa has been Head of Internal Audit, leading a team in the Public Sector, with responsibility for a range of clients.

JACQUI GOODING, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

CMIIA, QIAL, CIA, CFE (ACFE) - Assistant Director - A Chartered Internal Auditor and Certified Fraud Examiner with 13 years of Internal Audit experience working in the public sector with the last five of those as Head of Internal Audit. Jacqui is teh Partnership's lead on Fraud.

IAN HALSTEAD, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

CMIIA, QIAL, CIA - Assistant Director - Ian is a Chartered Internal Auditor with over 25 years' experience working in Internal Audit at District, County and Unitary Councils in Wales. During the last 10 years as Head of Internal Audit, he has been a prominent member of the Welsh Chief Auditor network.

MOYA MOORE, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

CMIIA, ACA, QIAL, CIA - Assistant Director - Moya is a Chartered Internal Auditor and Chartered Accountant with over 15 years of Audit experience in both the public and private sectors. She is also an accredited trainer who has delivered training to national and international clients. Moya is responsible for new business and marketing within the partnership as well as overseeing a range of partners and clients.

IAN WITHERS, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

CPFA, CMIIA, QIAL - Assistant Director - A Chartered Accountant and Chartered Internal Auditor. Ian had over 20 years Internal Audit experience, including as Head of Internal Audit for large unitary Councils  together with a national role. Ian previously chaired the IIA's Local Government Group. Ian if teh Partnership's lead for IT audit.

ALASTAIR WOODLAND, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

LLB, CIA, PIIA, MAAT - Assistant Director - has over 15 years of internal audit experience. For the last 8 years as Head of Internal Audit, leading a team in the Public Sector, with responsibility for a range of clients.

CHRIS GUNN, COMPANY SECRETARY

Chris worked as an Auditor in Local Government for more than 20 years, A former Head of Internal Audit, Chris now acts as Company Secretary.