Nick Fotheringham

Nick Fotheringham

Finance Manager

Nick is a qualified as a Chartered Management Accountant with practicing certificate who graduated from Dundee University in 1986. He is currently responsible for managing the organisation’s finance department and for providing financial advice and support to the Board and Management Team when evaluating key strategic projects. Key responsibilities include managing strategic forecasts, ensuring the company’s financial practices are in line with statutory regulations and legislation and treasury management.


Prior to joining SME in 2017 Nick worked as a Senior Project Manager for the Levenmouth Community Energy Project an innovative and transformational project closely aligned to the objectives of the Scottish Governments Local Energy Challenge Fund (expenditure value +£6m).  Nick reported directly to the Project Partners to deliver the Operational Plan (system commissioning, optimisation and operational phases of the plan).


Nick’s prior roles include Finance & Resources Director for IE-CHP a fuel cell developer and an SSE Venture Company and Finance & Procurement Director for Heineken (UK) Wine & Spirit Division.