Our Team

All of our partners are ex-Big 4 and have many years of experience advising clients in the SME sector.


Douglas McMillan

Senior Partner

Douglas established McMillan & Co in October 1995 after leaving KPMG Preston where he was a Partner. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in Manchester and had two spells with them in London.

Throughout his career Douglas has had varied experience including corporate finance and business advisory work across all sectors, particularly owner managed businesses. He has been involved with a large hotel in the Lake District for over twenty years, latterly being appointed a director and being responsible for the successful sale of the shares.

Douglas is a Trustee and adviser to many North West Charities, including having been a founding Trustee of Derian House Children’s Hospice.

Douglas is a former President of ICAEW Lancashire and South Lakeland (the ICAEW local district society) and a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.