Ian has been a member of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants since 1963 and has been a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants since 1969. Until his retirement in August 1993, Ian had spent his entire professional life with the international firm of accountants, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu. Ian Cotton has eight years experience in the Life Settlements industry, building a fund from scratch to the largest open-ended fund in the world.
With over 25 years experience in Investment Banking and Fund Management Stephanies extensive knowledge has seen her holding management positions in New Zealand, Australia and Europe. She serves as Chief Operations Officer and Director of GI Asset Management Limited (GIAM) and is a member of the Risk Management Committee and Investment Committee for Life Settlements Wholesale Fund, the Australian based fund managed by GIAM. Stephanie is the General Manager and Director of LSI Management Limited, the Manager of Global Insurance Settlements Funds PLC (of which she is also a Director) and is responsible for finance, treasury and portfolio management functions.
Paul was a financial services tax partner in KPMG for more than 25 years and was Global Head of Financial Services Tax for KPMG. He is a former Chairman of the Irish Funds Industry Association and the IFSC Funds Working Group established by the Department of the Taoiseach. He is currently Chairman of AEGON Ireland PLC and holds a number of other non-executive directorships including Coronation Capital Ltd, Epoch Investments Fund PLC and Blackrock’s suite of Irish ETF Funds. He was appointed to the EU Arbitration Panel on transfer pricing by the Irish Government. Paul is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland and holds a business studies degree from Trinity College Dublinand a Diploma in Corporate Financial Management from Harvard Business School. Paul is an Irish resident.
Bronwyn is a former Managing Director and Head of Securities and Fund Services for Citi Ireland. In that position, she was responsible for the management and strategic direction of the securities and fund services business which included funds, custody, security finance and global agency and trust. Bronwyn holds a degree in Economics and Politics as well as a Masters degree in Economics from University College Dublin. Bronwyn is past Chairperson of the Irish Funds Industry Association committee for Trustee Services. Bronwyn is an Irish resident.