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Qualified as a Chartered Accountant, Gordon is registered with both the ICAEW and the SAICA. He qualified with Deloitte and worked with both listed companies and SMEs.
Since leaving Deloitte, he has had over 20 years experience as a Finance Director in a multi national group and was responsible for managing growth from $5 million to over $50 million over a ten year period. This included start-ups, acquisitions and disposals, as well as managing the entire finance function, including multi-currency cash flows, business and financial risks and group strategy.
Gordon has proven skills in financial analysis and financial reporting, customizing reports and relevant KPIs to enable better management and control of companies. He encourages a strong focus on working capital and cash flow management to ensure sound financial health.
Over the years, Gordon has had work experience in the UK, Europe and Southern Africa. He has been involved in property companies, international trade and services, manufacturing, mariculture and charities. Work at a recent client helped a turnaround from a significant loss back to good profitability. He also assisted in the preparation of forecasts for a major capex development, and participated in successful negotiations for appropriate funding for the project.