Stuart leads the university’s Budget and Financial Reporting Departments, which deliver budget oversight and financial reporting to the campus community, UBC’s Board of Governors, external stakeholders, and the general public.
He oversees the delivery of finance support to all academic and administrative support units across the Vancouver campus. Stuart also provides oversight to the Finance function at UBC Okanagan.
As Acting Comptroller for the university, Stuart’s priorities include developing accurate and transparent budget processes, improving management reporting, and strengthening the delivery of financial support to the campus community.
In his 7 years at UBC, Stuart has held numerous roles in the financial reporting as well as providing finance leadership to the Integrated Renewal Project (IRP).
Prior to joining UBC, he served with Imperial Parking (Impark) in several senior executive roles, including senior vice-president shared services, vice-president transformation, and vice-president finance.
Stuart obtained his Bachelor of Accountancy & Finance from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh and his CA designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland.