After spending fifteen years in industry his practical experience came from a range of firms and encompassed a variety of management roles within the production services and accounting fields. This industrial background combined with being a professionally qualified management accountant has enabled him to add value in the field of higher education.
As a qualified teacher he brings expertise in teaching, administration, knowledge transfer and practical accounting. With many years full-time lecturing experience in higher education, both in the UK and overseas, Bernard has taught at all levels including undergraduate, postgraduate, professional (ACCA& CIMA), and post experience. In addition, he has led, as Course Director, ACCA, CIMA and BA (Hons) Accountancy courses, revalidation, quality processes, and participated on Academic Monitoring Committees, Faculty Boards, C.V.E. Working Party etc.