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Alan West

Financial Controller

Alan is a chartered accountant (ACA) with extensive Big 4 and private equity/real assets industry experience and a specialist in preparing investor reports and statutory financial statements.  Alan joined Kout Capital in 2019, having previously worked at STAR Capital as financial controller of a UK-based shipping fund and its FCA-regulated manager. Before joining STAR Capital, Alan spent over 5 years in KPMG’s Corporate Accounting department in London, where he worked as a manager and provided financial statements preparation, VAT compliance and outsourced CFO services to a large portfolio of clients.

Alan’s early professional training was in assurance at PwC, where he worked on statutory audit and controls reporting engagements for asset management, infrastructure and private equity clients.

Alan is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). He also holds the ICAEW’s Audit Qualification (AQ) and a BA (Hons) degree from University College London.

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