Meet The Team

Meet the people behind FBD.

Brian K Wright CA, ACMA Managing Director

Brian founded FBD in 2003

His vision has always been to make a real difference to people in business.

He is Managing Director & Director of Business Development.

Brian has previously worked hard for others in the roles of Small Business Advisor, Director of Finance & Corporate Services, Company Secretary and Chief Executive.

Over the years, Brian has helped a number of people turn their businesses and their lives around, for the better, through advising and mentoring them in the areas of finance, tax, leverage, human relations and ‘right thinking’.

Brian enjoys racquet sports and reading, especially autobiographies, books on success, people, philosophy and winning in business.

Anne N Wright CPFA Director of Finance & Training

Anne is FBD's Director of Finance & Training

With a strong eye for detail and a focus like no other, she is a tremendous asset to the management team.

Anne has earned her place on the Board through her work as Director of Finance in a Further Education College, Head of Systems Development in a Local Authority & Assistant Chief Internal Auditor for Greater Glasgow Health Board.

Anne is an avid reader and keen cook.

Lesley Newton Office Administrator

Lesley joined FBD in 2011 and represents the true spirit of FBD

Helpful, reliable, multi-tasking, and all things to all of us she serves in the role of Office Administrator. Looking after clients and team members alike she exemplifies patience, acceptance and kindness.

Lesley comes to FBD with experience of operating and running her own family business for a period of years. Previously she has been a PA before having children. She then undertook all administration of her own family-run company and ran her own office in Glasgow with 4 other staff.

Lesley enjoys reading, cooking, socialising with friends and walking her dog.

Chris Donnelly Trainee Accountant

Chris joined FBD in February 2016 as a Trainee Accountant

Chris previously worked in local authority for 4 years within their payroll team.

Chris has brought a real enthusiasm and drive for improvement to this role, and coming from a customer service background has whole heartedly taken on the value added ethos of FBD.

Chris enjoys watching football and attempting to play it. Chris enjoys playing golf, socialising with friends & family and is an avid speedway fan.

Joe Greig Trainee Accountant

Joe joined FBD in September 2017 as a Trainee Accountant

He graduated from the University of Stirling with an Honours degree in Accountancy.

Joe is looking forward to developing his technical and business knowledge at FBD and brings a real enthusiasm and drive for improvement to this role.

He enjoys watching football and playing when he can. Joe is also a big movie fan and enjoys going to the cinema as often as possible.