Ms Lara Gee

Accounting Department

Lara Gee

Lara has spent the 5 years prior to joining Aston Business School training Chartered Accountants for their professional exams, she has also been involved in authoring and editing taxation study materials for trainee accountants across the UK. Lara specialises in taxation, audit and financial accounting and enjoys bringing practical experience to the lecture room. 

Before moving into education Lara trained as a Chartered Accountant (ICAEW) with PWC in Birmingham. The role was varied and included auditing, forensic accounting, due diligence and taxation. She also spent 4 years working for the Audit Commission which involved the audit of various public sector organisations, including hospitals, PCTs and local government.

Position: Head of Department and Senior Lecturer

Phone: +44(0)121 204 3364 Email:
Room: ABS405

  • Associate, The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), (1999)

  • BA, Loughborough University, Subject: Modern European Languages (1994)


  • Senior Lecturer, Aston Business School. (June 1, 2012 - Present)
  • Tax and Accounts Tutor, BPP Professional Education. (February 2008 - May 2012)


  • Principal Auditor, Audit Commission. (October 2003 - December 2007)
  • Tax Consultant, BDO SToy Hayward. (January 2001 - July 2002)
  • ICAEW Lecturer, Financial Training Company. (January 2000 - January 2001)
  • Trainee Chartered Accountant, PriceWaterhouseCoopers. (September 1996 - December 1999)
  • BF2211 - Financial Accounting
  • BF3312 - Taxation: Policy and Practice
  • BFM236 - Financial Accounting and Reporting
  • BFM280/2 - Certificate in UK taxation (online)
  • Taxation
  • Role of HMRC
  • SMEs
  • External Examiner, ACCA paper P6 marker.
  • External Examiner, BPP and KPMG Business school Masters Programme in Applied Taxation.

  • Continuing Education Program, "PGCert, Professional Practice in Higher Education," Aston Unviersity. (September 2012 - Present)