Successful Hedge Fund Accountant who is very familiar with the regulatory requirements of hedge funds. Proficient at meeting deadlines, communicating with principals and making quick decisions on complicated regulatory issues. Works with a strong set of ethics that creates a stable corporate environment.
Comprehensive understanding of the accounting and regulatory needs of hedge funds
Strong analytical and communication skills
Calm under pressure and is able to meet deadlines
Honest when dealling with coworkers and working on hedge fund needs
Very strong verbal communication skills
Able to utilise past accounting experience in current position
Constantly stays up to date on regulatory and accounting changes in hedge fund industry
February 2010 to July 2014 Brook Masters and Associates-London, UK Lead Hedge Fund Accountant
Worked on pricing portfolios for larger funds and keeping those funds in line with regulatory criteria.
Managed staff of five hedge fund accountants and was responsible for all reporting and accounting tasks.
Approved final reporting documents that were sent to customers.
March 1998 – February 2010 West Coast Funding-London, UK Hedge Fund Accountant
Helped to create a series of new funds that brought an increase in revenue of 22 percent over five years.
Worked with fund administrators and independent auditors to make sure that all information was represented accurately.
Responsible for accuracy of profit and loss statements that required daily monitoring and weekly reporting.
1998 University of Leeds, London, England, Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance