Neil G.

- Hatch Executive CFO, Dubai

Neil has had a successful career in finance and general management spanning more than 30 years.
He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland, having trained with KPMG. He has a diverse sector and geographic experience which spans both SME and large corporations. Neil has operated at main board, divisional board and executive committee level for more than 25 years.
Throughout his 20 years at CFO level he has been recognized both for his strong financial technical skills as well as his grasp of the strategic and commercial aspects of the businesses with whom he worked. He prides himself on adopting an energetic yet structured approach to bringing about change, enabling him to quickly add value in any situation.
Neil also has extensive M&A experience including business acquisitions and disposals, leading a management buy-in and twice leading the process of bringing in institutional investors. He has experience of the tax and regulatory regimes of numerous countries across the globe and has more than 15 years’ experience of leading the management of treasury and banking relations.
A UK citizen, Neil has lived in five countries and has experience of doing business in numerous others.