Peter Scott is currently a Principal Lecturer in Accounting and Finance at De Montfort University, teaching at both undergraduate and professional level. He has a role as an undergraduate personal tutor, and he has been nominated by his students for and been awarded a Vice Chancellor's Distinguished Teaching Award on three occasions. Prior to this, Peter trained with Grant Thornton, Chartered Accountants, where he also gained post qualification experience, before moving into industry at Ashfield Holdings Plc.
Peter has presented various academic papers on the subject of auditing at several conferences in the UK, and has jointly authored published papers in refereed journals. He has also undertaken writing assignments for the ACCA, CIMA and the CIES International University Network (University of Neuchatel, Switzerland).
Peter enjoys reading literature in various languages, gardening, playing tennis and watching various sports live. He is married with three children.