Cole’s values are at the Core of our Culture. Our Culture is based on a fundamental belief in people and their potential.

Darryl Buchanan

Accountant and School Specialist

Darryl is a Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants with 10 years’ experience as a school business manager and 15 years in not-for-profit executive management positions.

He joined Cole in 2022 having worked for over 40 years in a wide range of key financial management and accounting roles, gaining a strong background in the preparation and monitoring of annual and long-term budgets and cashflow forecasting.

With strong problem-solving, change management and system development skills, he has a keen eye for detail and enjoys a “hands on” approach which enables him to assist organisations in various ways.