Allan has an MBA from Strathclyde Business School, where he specialised in Finance. Key elements of his course were Financial Accounting, Financial Management and Analytical Support for Decision Making. Following on from this, he is now studying for the CIMA qualification, taking the Master’s Gateway route. He has worked in Commercial roles for two global brewers and currently works for a global Bank. His interest in Finance was kindled by reading Malkiel’s “A Random Walk Down Wall Street” and he is particularly interested in the Equity Risk Premium. Allan lives near Glasgow, with his wife and son.