Board Advisor: Head of International Project Management

Prestige International Marketing Services / Prestige Asset Distribution / Prestige Fund Management / Prestige Capital Management

Associated with Prestige since 2014

Iain is the Head of International Project Management of Prestige Capital Management Limited and affiliated companies. He was formerly the Chief Operating Officer of Prestige Capital Management Limited.

He previously worked for Investcorp Bank in Bahrain, before moving to Merrill Lynch and then to Wellington Management International, both in London. He then moved to London based Otkritie Securities Limited, a Russian-owned firm of stockbrokers, before joining London based Sberbank CIB (UK), Russia’s largest bank which was formerly known as Troika Dialog.

His background includes asset management; sales and trading; operations, finance and management within asset management and fund structures; and extensive corporate governance, risk planning and management of capital adequacy.

He has a BA in Business from the University of Strathclyde and is a UK qualified accountant (FCCA).

Director:
Prestige SICAV plc

Board Advisor:
Prestige Capital Management Limited

Associated with Prestige since 2011

Adam is a Director of Prestige SICAV plc and Director and Founder of ACA Compliance in Malta, a firm providing regulatory compliance and other related services to the asset management industry in Malta.

He was previously at PricewaterhouseCoopers (1988-2002) as a manager in audit and subsequently as a senior consultant, in Malta, New York and San Francisco. He obtained experience advising small Fortune 50 companies in multiple industries across the USA and Europe and acquired a solid background in finance, management and operations. Between 2004 and 2007 he was the CFO and COO of a commodity trading advisor based in Malta and regulated by the MFSA.

He was admitted as a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants UK in 1996, graduated with a Master of Arts in Financial Services from the University of Malta in 2009 and obtained a Diploma in Corporate Finance, Treasury and Portfolio Management in 2010.

Approved in Malta by the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA).

Board Advisor:
Prestige Asset Management, Prestige Capital Management and Prestige Fund Management

Associated with Prestige since 2018

Rassul is the Credit Director for Prestige Asset Management, Prestige Capital Management and Prestige Fund management, and his career in financial services spans 14 years. He joined from EFG Private Bank where he was the Senior Credit Manager. Prior to that he was with Credit Suisse UK, Access Bank, Barclays and Barclays Wealth Management International.

He graduated from the London Guildhall University with a BA (Hons) in Banking and Finance.

Operational Due Diligence Analyst:
Prestige Capital Management
Associated with Prestige since 2019

Trevor obtained a Bachelor of Accounting degree from the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa and has vast experience in the fields of auditing, accounting and operational due diligence. He has been the Head of Operational Due Diligence for a large fund of hedge funds, a position that he held for 12 years, Head of Due Diligence and Accounting for a real estate investment company and Financial Director of a division of a subsidiary of a large group of companies quoted on the South African Stock Exchange.

Board Director: Privilege and Nucleus
Board Advisor: Research – Finance / Lending Strategies
Prestige Capital Management and Prestige Fund Management
Associated with Prestige since 2013

David is a Director of Privilege Holdings Limited, Privilege Asset Finance Limited, Privilege Project Finance Limited and Nucleus Commercial Finance Limited and serves as a board advisor to Prestige Fund Management Limited – focusing on asset-based lending, leasing and finance solutions. He also advises on the company’s proprietary investments, as well as researching new investment opportunities.

He brings a wealth of experience in commercial asset-based lending and finance activity, having worked for Barclays Bank plc from 1974-2001, where his last role involved acting as a Corporate Manager responsible for a mixed portfolio of 150 small and medium-sized enterprise clients with a bias towards property development/investment and franchised motor dealers. From 2001-2010 he was employed by Allied Irish Bank where he built from scratch over 5 years a GBP 160 million loan book which had minimum defaults and focused on charitable, healthcare and education sectors, unlike most other British teams which were heavily exposed to the property sector.

From 2010 – 2013 he was persuaded to rejoin Barclays where he acted as a Relationship Director with a portfolio of over 40 corporate clients (sales turnover GBP 5 million- GBP 50 million) biased towards professional service sectors. He brings a particular set of professional skills including credit analysis, credit negotiation, business risk analysis, market risk analysis and operational risk analysis as well as previous experience at British Insurance Association, London.