Chief Financial Officer
Ian has vast experience of the real estate investment market across Europe, having worked with some of the biggest names and brands in the sector. He has a detailed and in-depth understanding of project and financial accounting, controlling, reporting and compliance.
His clients have included funds and direct investment via non-permanent establishment companies based in Luxembourg, the Netherlands and the Channel Islands.
Ian previously work for The Mills Corporation, a REIT listed on the NYSE, dealing with a portfolio of shopping centres, where he was responsible for establishing control and reporting systems for the European investment and operating portfolio and well as supporting acquisition and disposal processes.
Ian also has experience of working with closed-end and open end investment funds and the project control of various real estate projects in Poland, Germany and the UK.
Financial & Commercial
Prior to joining Portus Retail, Craig was a Partner at Resolution Property, responsible for corporate acquisitions, corporate disposals, deal structuring, financing, tax planning and the financial management of complex refurbishment / development projects.
Prior to that he was a Director at Accenture in the financial services practice initially as Operations Director responsible for delivery of BPO services to clients throughout Europe, Middle East and South America, latterly as Director, Business Development. His clients being global investment banks. Craig was previously Finance Director for Serco plc’s outsourcing business, setting up Serco’s businesses in Hong Kong & Australia and established its property services business. Craig trained as an accountant with GEC plc