Board Member and Chairman of Audit Committee
Brian is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
He qualified as an accountant with Touche Ross & Co and, after a career in the City, which included Directorships at F&C Management and Teather & Greenwood, Brian founded his own consultancy specialising in turnarounds and start-ups.
Brian also served as the Finance Director of Hichens Harrison & Co, an AIM-quoted stockbroker, until its acquisition by the India-based Religare Enterprises Limited, a large India-based financial services business. Brian is also a joint founder, Director and Chief Operating Officer of Sloane Corporation, a corporate finance boutique.
Brian has been on the board of several companies as they were floated on the London Stock Exchange and is still on the board of a number of UK and international companies. He is currently Non-Executive Chair of Cascade Hydro plc, a “run of river” hydro company and a Non-Executive Director of the Andean Mining Corporation plc, a copper mining business. Both companies operate in South America. Brian is also Non-Executive Director of Teliti International plc, a Malaysian data warehouse provider and SAP business management software implementer.