Group Finance Director and Deputy Chief Executive
Kevin Beerling joined Prospects as Group Finance Director in January 2006 and took on the additional role of Deputy Chief Executive from December 2014. Kevin also retains responsibility for financial reporting, facilities management and legal services.
Kevin qualified as a chartered accountant with Price Waterhouse in 1995 and in 2006 was admitted as a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Before joining Prospects, Kevin was Chief Financial Officer of Moneybox plc, an independent operator of cash machines, where he was part of the team that floated the company on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) of the London Stock Exchange and later negotiated a trade sale to a listed competitor.
His earlier career includes four years as Group Finance Director of an AIM listed business and marketing services group, and three years as UK Financial Controller and Group Chief Accountant of the international outdoor advertising group More Group plc (now part of Clear Channel).
While working at Price Waterhouse, Kevin appeared five times as the independent adjudicator on the National Lottery Saturday night TV show.
He has a First Class Honours degree in Business Economics and Accounting from Southampton University.