Preston has extensive accounting and financial knowledge and experience. He joined PraxisIFM in 2019 as Group Financial Controller where he is responsible for overseeing the management accounting functions.
Preston is also responsible for in-depth financial analysis and providing financial perspective and opinions to the Groups’ executive committee.
Prior to joining PraxisIFM, Preston worked for five years as a senior business controller for Credit Suisse AG, Guernsey Branch where he oversaw the AP function and was responsible for financial management, controlling and MIS, management accounting and SOX testing.
Preston spent ten years overseas, he worked as an investment manager for a private equity firm in Beijing mainly involved in IPO and he also worked for IBM as a senior financial analyst, before moving to Guernsey in 2011.
Preston holds a bachelor’s of science degree in international finance from Dalian University of Technology, a master of arts degree in finance and investment from the University of Exeter. He is a chartered member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment and a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.