Our People

Our Management Team

Meet the people behind our services:

Byram Johnston

Byram Johnston OAM

Executive Chairman

Byram co-founded Mainstream and serves as its Executive Chairman.

Before establishing Mainstream, Byram served as the managing partner, Arthur Anderson, Sydney and has a strong advisory and consulting background. He is a member of the ASIC Audit Committee and is also involved in a number of other corporate and government boards and committees.

Byram is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and holds a Bachelor of Economics Degree from Sydney University. He was awarded an Order of Australia in 2004 for services to the accounting, medical research and motor sport industries.

Contact Details:

+61 2 8259 8800
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Martin Smith

Martin Smith

Chief Executive Officer, Mainstream Group Holdings

Martin is a founder, director and the CEO of Mainstream. Based in Sydney, he is responsible for global operations, execution of strategy and key client relationships. Prior to co-founding Mainstream in 2006, Martin worked for FinancialBPO, The IQ Business Group and Arthur Andersen Business Consulting designing, implementing and managing outsourcing/shared services arrangements across a range of industries including financial services, government, health, real estate, logistics and information technology.

Martin gained his skills with Coles Myer as the Financial Controller of Liquorland in the 1990’s. Martin is RG146 compliant and holds a Bachelor of Business, a Masters of Commerce and is a Certified Practising Accountant.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 8801
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

John Plummer

Non-Executive Director

John joined the Mainstream board in 2015. John's professional experience includes more than 30 years of strategy, outsourcing, investment and business leadership experience. 
John has held executive and non-executive roles with Chandler Macleod Ltd, retiring as Deputy Chairman, and has previously served on the board of listed investment companies and industry super funds. He sits on the boards of several private companies in recruitment, technology and investment markets. John is a past National President and life member of the Recruitment and Consulting Services Association and a Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia. 
John holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing) from the University of New South Wales and a Masters of Business Administration from Macquarie University. 


Lucienne Layton

Non Executive Director

Lucienne joined the Mainstream Board in 2015. Lucienne's professional experience includes more than 25 years of experience in financial services covering a range of corporate roles including Chief Risk and Compliance Officer and General Counsel. As an executive she has provided leadership for two major acquisitions and mergers and has led significant change and transformation programs.

Lucienne is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and has been a Board Member and Member of Board Committees in the Industry Association and Not for Profit spaces over a number of years. Lucienne holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of New South Wales, a Master of Laws from the University of Sydney, and an MBA (Executive) and a Graduate Diploma in Change Management from the Australian Graduate School of Management.

Justin O'Donnell

Justin O'Donnell

Chief Financial Officer / Chief Operating Officer

Justin commenced work at Mainstream in 2014 and is responsible for all of the Corporate functions. Prior to joining Mainstream, Justin held roles at NYSE listed technology company Cyan Inc and PwC. Justin holds a Bachelor of Business from the University of Technology, Sydney. He is a Chartered Accountant in Australia and a Certified Public Accountant in the USA.

Contact Details:

+61 2 8259 8842
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Denise DePaola

Denise DePaola

Chief Executive Officer, Americas

Denise DePaola is CEO of Mainstream’s US operations. Denise has over 20 years of experience in public accounting and the alternative investment / financial services arena, with a particular emphasis on fund administration and business development. Denise has been licensed by the State of New York as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Denise has also been recognized as a thought leader, game changer and executive of the year by the hedge fund administration and consulting industry. She received a BA in Accounting and Information Systems from CUNY Queens College, NY, attended Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ and Wroxton College, Oxfordshire, England. Denise is an active board member of the Dying to Live foundation.  

Contact Details:

+1 631 737 4500
americas@mainstreamgroup.com 

John McCann

Chief Executive Officer, Europe and Cayman

John has over 30 years of experience within global financial services, working in various domiciles such as London, Jersey, Cayman and Dublin. He founded Trinity Fund Administration Limited in 1994 before joining Mainstream in 2017. John is a current member of the Institute of Directors, Ireland, an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (“CIB”), in Canterbury, England, as well a member of a number of other industry groups and committees. He is a sought after speaker and participates in numerous national and international associations (such as Enterprise Ireland Funds Services and Cluster Group, The Financial Services Governance Risk and Compliance Technology Centre (GRCTC) and AIMA), each committed to a greater understanding of the industry and the practical application of regulatory, legislative and commercial change.
John graduated with a B.A. in Economics and Sociology from the University of Manitoba, Canada. He also holds a Trustee Diploma from the CIB.

Contact Details:

+353 1 279 9660

emea@mainstreamgroup.com
Nick Happell, Client Services Manager

Nick Happell

Chief Executive Officer, Mainstream Fund Services Australia

Nick is the CEO of Mainstream Fund Services Australia, responsible for building relationships with our key clients and ensuring their expectations are met. Nick has previously worked in the investment administration and Client Services team. Nick holds a Bachelor of Business from the University of Technology, Sydney.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 8864
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Glenn Hoover

Glenn Hoover

Head of Fund Administration, Australia

As Head of Fund Administration, Glenn's role brings together our Fund Accounting, Investment Administration and Managed Accounts teams.

With over 30 years’ operational experience in financial services, Glenn's previous experience includes head of investment manager and custody migration leader at AMP, executive manager, superannuation and customer restitutions at Commonwealth Bank, and various senior roles across portfolio products, business management, operating risk and fund accounting at J.P. Morgan Investor Services.

Glenn is CPA qualified and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.

Contact Details

+61 2 8859 8815
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Jenny Elhassan, Business Implementation Manager

Jenny Elhassan

Head of Transitions and Global Operating Model

Jenny is responsible for project co-ordination and delivery of client onboarding for the fund administration business and the Group's global operations.

Jenny has extensive experience in business process design and delivery, operations and transitions across the funds management sector.

Jenny first joined Mainstream in 2005 and has also worked for BNP Paribas, Perpetual Corporate Trust, State Street and St George Bank.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 8876
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Clay Sullivan

Clay Sullivan

Head of Middle Office Services

Clay is Head of Middle Office Services. Based in Hong Kong with Middle Office teams in Sydney and Hong Kong, Clay has extensive experience in fund manager research, evaluation, performance, compliance and contract management.

Clay has been responsible for Middle Office Services at Mainstream Fund Services for over ten years. Prior to that he worked on international client performance and transitions at Russell / Mellon in Sydney, fund manager research and high net worth clients at ING in the Fund Manager Research Team and heavy electrical service delivery in the power industry in New Zealand. He is a Fellow of FINSIA, holds a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance, Masters and Honours Degrees in Commerce & Finance, and Electrical Engineering qualifications.

Contact Details

+852 3580 6501
hongkong@mainstreamgroup.com

Amy Lau

Amy Lau

Head of Fund Services, Country Manager Hong Kong

As Head of Fund Services, Country Manager Amy heads up fund services and business operations for Mainstream Fund Services in Hong Kong. With more than 15 years of experience working in fund administration, Amy is familiar with setting up and providing administration services to hedge funds, fund of funds, private equity funds, managed accounts and structure products and has assisted the set up and roll out of fund service platforms in Hong Kong for global financial services providers.

Amy is a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and holds an MBA and a Bachelor of Accountancy.

Contact Details

+852 3580 6513
hongkong@mainstreamgroup.com

John Davis

John Davis

Country Manager, Singapore

John joined Mainstream Fund Services as a graduate in 2008 and has held a variety of fund services roles including portfolio valuation, unit pricing and performance measurement. He is currently Mainstream Fund Services' Singapore country manager. John holds an Engineering degree and a Master of Business Administration majoring in finance.

Contact Details

+65 6871 4133
singapore@mainstreamgroup.com

Michael Jong

Michael Jong

Head of Unit Registry

Michael has over 15 years of experience within financial services including 10 years in unit registry.

Michael has overseen the daily registry operations within Perpetual Trustee Co Limited and State Street Australia Limited before joining Mainstream.

Michael has completed a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in marketing.

Contact Details

+61 2 8859 8830
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Nicholas Bradford

Head of Client Services, Australia

Nick joined Mainstream Fund Services in 2012 to oversee Mainstream’s managed account offering. He is now responsible for developing partnerships with both new and existing business as Head of Client Services. Prior to working at Mainstream Nick worked as an academic at Macquarie University’s Faculty of Business and Economics. Nick holds a Bachelor of Economics from Macquarie University and a Masters of Economics from the University of Sydney.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 8819
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com 

Richard Bolton

Managing Director, Galileo Fund Services

Managing Director, Galileo Fund Services

Richard is Managing Director of Galileo Fund Services Limited. He began his career in fund administration over 25 years ago with Global Asset Management ("GAM"), MeesPierson and Bank of Bermuda. In 2004 he moved to Anglo Irish Bank to establish its fund administration business before forming part of the management team which undertook a management buyout of Anglo Irish Fund Services Limited, now named Galileo Fund Services Limited, in 2007 before becoming part of the Mainstream group in 2016.

Richard graduated with an honours degree in Political Theory and Institutions from the University of Liverpool and is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Secretaries (ACIS).

Contact Details

+44 (0)1624 692600
emea@mainstreamgroup.com

Ian Dungate

Finance Director, Galileo Fund Services

Finance Director, Galileo Fund Services

Ian is Finance Director of Galileo Fund Services Limited. He began his career in fund administration over 25 years ago at CIBC and Bank of America in the Cayman Islands and Abacus Financial Services in the Isle of Man. In 2005 he moved to Anglo Irish Fund Services and formed part of the management team which undertook a management buyout of the Company, now named Galileo Fund Services Limited, in 2007, before becoming part of the Mainstream group in 2016.

Ian graduated with an honours degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of the West of England and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA).

Contact Details

+44 (0)1624 692600
emea@mainstreamgroup.com


Aimee Birch, Manager, Risk and Compliance

Aimee Birch

Head of Risk and Compliance

Aimee is responsible for overseeing Mainstream Fund Services’ risk and compliance function.

Aimee has worked for Mainstream since 2006 in various roles, primarily across Mainsteam’s registry function where she was responsible for applications, redemptions, distributions, adviser commissions and client reporting.

Aimee holds a Bachelor of Economics and Social Science and is PS146 compliant.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 3326
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Carol Keller

Carol Keller

Administration Manager, Mainstream Superannuation Services

Carol Keller is Administration Manager for Mainstream Superannuation Services Pty Ltd. Carol has worked in the superannuation industry for 22 years, having joined Group Benefits (now Mainstream Superannuation Services) in 2004.

Prior to this Carol worked as a fund administrator at Australian Eagle, American International Group and Hannan Superannuation and as Team Leader at Buck Consultants/NSP Buck/Mellon and AON.

Carol has a Bachelor of Behavioural Sciences from Latrobe University.

Contact Details

+61 3 9691 2944
melbourne@mainstreamgroup.com

Alicia Gill, Marketing Manager

Alicia Gill

Head of Marketing and Company Secretary

Alicia is responsible for the Group's marketing, communications, investor relations and company secretary function.

With a strong background in marketing, management and human resources, Alicia oversees Mainstream’s brand, investor and client communications as well as providing company secretary duties to the Board.

Alicia has over 15 years of financial services experience gained from working for both boutiques and large global institutions such as Nomura Securities and Macquarie Bank.

Alicia holds a Bachelor of Business from the University of Technology, Sydney, with majors in finance and marketing.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 8859
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Tony Hawker

Tony Hawker

Head of IT and Projects

Tony is the Head of IT and Projects for Mainstream as well as Senior Network Engineer for MainstreamITO. Based in Melbourne he is responsible for overseeing IT operations for the Mainstream group.
Tony has over 15 years’ experience in the information technology industry, with a focus on IT security. Prior to joining Mainstream Tony worked in the professional services and local council sector in a variety of IT and networking roles.
He holds a Diploma in Network Engineering along with a raft of industry accreditations.

Contact Details

+61 3 9691 2901
melbourne@mainstreamgroup.com


Australia

Michael Houlihan

Michael Houlihan

Chief Executive Officer, Mainstream Superannuation Services

Michael has been involved in the superannuation and financial services industry for over 24 years.

Prior to joining Super Benefits (now Mainstream Superannuation Services), Michael spent 10 years in the role of Head of Product and Technical Services for both JBWere Investment Management and Vanguard Investments Australia, 8 years with Buck Consultants and 5 years with the superannuation administration division of Australian Eagle Insurance.

Michael holds a Certificate of Superannuation Management from Macquarie University and a Graduate Certificate of Business Administration from the University of Southern Queensland.

Contact Details

+61 3 9691 2900
melbourne@mainstreamgroup.com

Australia

Jenny Elhassan, Business Implementation Manager

Jenny Elhassan

Head of Transitions and Global Operating Model

Jenny is responsible for project co-ordination and delivery of client onboarding for the fund administration business and the Group's global operations.

Jenny has extensive experience in business process design and delivery, operations and transitions across the funds management sector.

Jenny first joined Mainstream in 2005 and has also worked for BNP Paribas, Perpetual Corporate Trust, State Street and St George Bank.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 8876
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Australia

Michael Jong

Michael Jong

Head of Unit Registry

Michael has over 15 years of experience within financial services including 10 years in unit registry.

Michael has overseen the daily registry operations within Perpetual Trustee Co Limited and State Street Australia Limited before joining Mainstream.

Michael has completed a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in marketing.

Contact Details

+61 2 8859 8830
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Australia

Byram Johnston

Byram Johnston OAM

Executive Chairman

Byram co-founded Mainstream and serves as its Executive Chairman.

Before establishing Mainstream, Byram served as the managing partner, Arthur Anderson, Sydney and has a strong advisory and consulting background. He is a member of the ASIC Audit Committee and is also involved in a number of other corporate and government boards and committees.

Byram is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and holds a Bachelor of Economics Degree from Sydney University. He was awarded an Order of Australia in 2004 for services to the accounting, medical research and motor sport industries.

Contact Details:

+61 2 8259 8800
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Australia

John Plummer

Non-Executive Director

John joined the Mainstream board in 2015. John's professional experience includes more than 30 years of strategy, outsourcing, investment and business leadership experience. 
John has held executive and non-executive roles with Chandler Macleod Ltd, retiring as Deputy Chairman, and has previously served on the board of listed investment companies and industry super funds. He sits on the boards of several private companies in recruitment, technology and investment markets. John is a past National President and life member of the Recruitment and Consulting Services Association and a Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia. 
John holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing) from the University of New South Wales and a Masters of Business Administration from Macquarie University. 


Australia

Lucienne Layton

Non Executive Director

Lucienne joined the Mainstream Board in 2015. Lucienne's professional experience includes more than 25 years of experience in financial services covering a range of corporate roles including Chief Risk and Compliance Officer and General Counsel. As an executive she has provided leadership for two major acquisitions and mergers and has led significant change and transformation programs.

Lucienne is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and has been a Board Member and Member of Board Committees in the Industry Association and Not for Profit spaces over a number of years. Lucienne holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of New South Wales, a Master of Laws from the University of Sydney, and an MBA (Executive) and a Graduate Diploma in Change Management from the Australian Graduate School of Management.

Australia

Martin Smith

Martin Smith

Chief Executive Officer, Mainstream Group Holdings

Martin is a founder, director and the CEO of Mainstream. Based in Sydney, he is responsible for global operations, execution of strategy and key client relationships. Prior to co-founding Mainstream in 2006, Martin worked for FinancialBPO, The IQ Business Group and Arthur Andersen Business Consulting designing, implementing and managing outsourcing/shared services arrangements across a range of industries including financial services, government, health, real estate, logistics and information technology.

Martin gained his skills with Coles Myer as the Financial Controller of Liquorland in the 1990’s. Martin is RG146 compliant and holds a Bachelor of Business, a Masters of Commerce and is a Certified Practising Accountant.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 8801
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Cayman Islands

Angela Nightingale

Director and Secretary of Mainstream Fund Services (Cayman) Limited

Angela is the Country Manager of Mainstream Fund Services in the Cayman Islands. Angela has a broad experience with funds, corporate governance, liquidations, regulatory and compliance requirements of the Cayman Islands and holds a BAcc from the University of Phoenix. In addition Angela holds a number of industry qualifications including CAMS and Int. Adv. Cert (Comp) (Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist) Professional Designation and (ICA Advanced Certificate in Compliance) Professional Designation. She is also a Notary Public in the Cayman Islands.

Angela is a member of the Cayman Islands Compliance Association (CICA), an executive committee member of the Cayman Islands Fund Administrators Association (CIFAA) and is a member of their FATCA/CRS sub-committee.

Contact Details:

+1 345 743 6620
cayman@mainstreamgroup.com

Ireland

John McCann

Chief Executive Officer, Europe and Cayman

John has over 30 years of experience within global financial services, working in various domiciles such as London, Jersey, Cayman and Dublin. He founded Trinity Fund Administration Limited in 1994 before joining Mainstream in 2017. John is a current member of the Institute of Directors, Ireland, an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (“CIB”), in Canterbury, England, as well a member of a number of other industry groups and committees. He is a sought after speaker and participates in numerous national and international associations (such as Enterprise Ireland Funds Services and Cluster Group, The Financial Services Governance Risk and Compliance Technology Centre (GRCTC) and AIMA), each committed to a greater understanding of the industry and the practical application of regulatory, legislative and commercial change.
John graduated with a B.A. in Economics and Sociology from the University of Manitoba, Canada. He also holds a Trustee Diploma from the CIB.

Contact Details:

+353 1 279 9660

emea@mainstreamgroup.com

Australia

Alicia Gill, Marketing Manager

Alicia Gill

Head of Marketing and Company Secretary

Alicia is responsible for the Group's marketing, communications, investor relations and company secretary function.

With a strong background in marketing, management and human resources, Alicia oversees Mainstream’s brand, investor and client communications as well as providing company secretary duties to the Board.

Alicia has over 15 years of financial services experience gained from working for both boutiques and large global institutions such as Nomura Securities and Macquarie Bank.

Alicia holds a Bachelor of Business from the University of Technology, Sydney, with majors in finance and marketing.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 8859
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Australia

Tony Hawker

Tony Hawker

Head of IT and Projects

Tony is the Head of IT and Projects for Mainstream as well as Senior Network Engineer for MainstreamITO. Based in Melbourne he is responsible for overseeing IT operations for the Mainstream group.
Tony has over 15 years’ experience in the information technology industry, with a focus on IT security. Prior to joining Mainstream Tony worked in the professional services and local council sector in a variety of IT and networking roles.
He holds a Diploma in Network Engineering along with a raft of industry accreditations.

Contact Details

+61 3 9691 2901
melbourne@mainstreamgroup.com

Justin O'Donnell

Justin O'Donnell

Chief Financial Officer / Chief Operating Officer

Justin commenced work at Mainstream in 2014 and is responsible for all of the Corporate functions. Prior to joining Mainstream, Justin held roles at NYSE listed technology company Cyan Inc and PwC. Justin holds a Bachelor of Business from the University of Technology, Sydney. He is a Chartered Accountant in Australia and a Certified Public Accountant in the USA.

Contact Details:

+61 2 8259 8842
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Australia

Nick Happell, Client Services Manager

Nick Happell

Chief Executive Officer, Mainstream Fund Services Australia

Nick is the CEO of Mainstream Fund Services Australia, responsible for building relationships with our key clients and ensuring their expectations are met. Nick has previously worked in the investment administration and Client Services team. Nick holds a Bachelor of Business from the University of Technology, Sydney.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 8864
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Australia

Glenn Hoover

Glenn Hoover

Head of Fund Administration, Australia

As Head of Fund Administration, Glenn's role brings together our Fund Accounting, Investment Administration and Managed Accounts teams.

With over 30 years’ operational experience in financial services, Glenn's previous experience includes head of investment manager and custody migration leader at AMP, executive manager, superannuation and customer restitutions at Commonwealth Bank, and various senior roles across portfolio products, business management, operating risk and fund accounting at J.P. Morgan Investor Services.

Glenn is CPA qualified and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.

Contact Details

+61 2 8859 8815
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Australia

Nicholas Bradford

Head of Client Services, Australia

Nick joined Mainstream Fund Services in 2012 to oversee Mainstream’s managed account offering. He is now responsible for developing partnerships with both new and existing business as Head of Client Services. Prior to working at Mainstream Nick worked as an academic at Macquarie University’s Faculty of Business and Economics. Nick holds a Bachelor of Economics from Macquarie University and a Masters of Economics from the University of Sydney.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 8819
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com 

Australia

Aimee Birch, Manager, Risk and Compliance

Aimee Birch

Head of Risk and Compliance

Aimee is responsible for overseeing Mainstream Fund Services’ risk and compliance function.

Aimee has worked for Mainstream since 2006 in various roles, primarily across Mainsteam’s registry function where she was responsible for applications, redemptions, distributions, adviser commissions and client reporting.

Aimee holds a Bachelor of Economics and Social Science and is PS146 compliant.

Contact Details

+61 2 8259 3326
sydney@mainstreamgroup.com

Australia

Carol Keller

Carol Keller

Administration Manager, Mainstream Superannuation Services

Carol Keller is Administration Manager for Mainstream Superannuation Services Pty Ltd. Carol has worked in the superannuation industry for 22 years, having joined Group Benefits (now Mainstream Superannuation Services) in 2004.

Prior to this Carol worked as a fund administrator at Australian Eagle, American International Group and Hannan Superannuation and as Team Leader at Buck Consultants/NSP Buck/Mellon and AON.

Carol has a Bachelor of Behavioural Sciences from Latrobe University.

Contact Details

+61 3 9691 2944
melbourne@mainstreamgroup.com

Hong Kong

Clay Sullivan

Clay Sullivan

Head of Middle Office Services

Clay is Head of Middle Office Services. Based in Hong Kong with Middle Office teams in Sydney and Hong Kong, Clay has extensive experience in fund manager research, evaluation, performance, compliance and contract management.

Clay has been responsible for Middle Office Services at Mainstream Fund Services for over ten years. Prior to that he worked on international client performance and transitions at Russell / Mellon in Sydney, fund manager research and high net worth clients at ING in the Fund Manager Research Team and heavy electrical service delivery in the power industry in New Zealand. He is a Fellow of FINSIA, holds a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance, Masters and Honours Degrees in Commerce & Finance, and Electrical Engineering qualifications.

Contact Details

+852 3580 6501
hongkong@mainstreamgroup.com

Isle of Man

Richard Bolton

Managing Director, Galileo Fund Services

Managing Director, Galileo Fund Services

Richard is Managing Director of Galileo Fund Services Limited. He began his career in fund administration over 25 years ago with Global Asset Management ("GAM"), MeesPierson and Bank of Bermuda. In 2004 he moved to Anglo Irish Bank to establish its fund administration business before forming part of the management team which undertook a management buyout of Anglo Irish Fund Services Limited, now named Galileo Fund Services Limited, in 2007 before becoming part of the Mainstream group in 2016.

Richard graduated with an honours degree in Political Theory and Institutions from the University of Liverpool and is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Secretaries (ACIS).

Contact Details

+44 (0)1624 692600
emea@mainstreamgroup.com

Isle of Man

Ian Dungate

Finance Director, Galileo Fund Services

Finance Director, Galileo Fund Services

Ian is Finance Director of Galileo Fund Services Limited. He began his career in fund administration over 25 years ago at CIBC and Bank of America in the Cayman Islands and Abacus Financial Services in the Isle of Man. In 2005 he moved to Anglo Irish Fund Services and formed part of the management team which undertook a management buyout of the Company, now named Galileo Fund Services Limited, in 2007, before becoming part of the Mainstream group in 2016.

Ian graduated with an honours degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of the West of England and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA).

Contact Details

+44 (0)1624 692600
emea@mainstreamgroup.com


Hong Kong

Amy Lau

Amy Lau

Head of Fund Services, Country Manager Hong Kong

As Head of Fund Services, Country Manager Amy heads up fund services and business operations for Mainstream Fund Services in Hong Kong. With more than 15 years of experience working in fund administration, Amy is familiar with setting up and providing administration services to hedge funds, fund of funds, private equity funds, managed accounts and structure products and has assisted the set up and roll out of fund service platforms in Hong Kong for global financial services providers.

Amy is a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and holds an MBA and a Bachelor of Accountancy.

Contact Details

+852 3580 6513
hongkong@mainstreamgroup.com

Malta

Malcolm St John

Country Manager, Malta

Malcolm is Mainstream Fund Services' country manager in Malta and has over 15 years of fund services experience in Europe. His previous experience includes employment with Apex Fund Services and HSBC Securities Services Malta in a variety of compliance, account management and fund administration roles.

Malcolm is a Certified Public Accountant with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and holds a Certificate in Banking. 
Contact Details

+356 20145400
emea@mainstreamgroup.com

Isle of Man

Colin Stott

Colin Stott

Client Services Manager

Colin Stott looks after new business development and client services for the Group in the UK and Europe. Colin has more than 30 years of fund administration and securities industry experience. Prior to joining Mainstream he worked for a number of organisations including First Names Group, HSBC and Bank of Bermuda and has provided lead generation and outsourced business development services primarily targeting the private equity and alternative investment management industry in London and Europe.

Contact Details

+44 7624 390 001
cstott@mainstreamgroup.com

Singapore

John Davis

John Davis

Country Manager, Singapore

John joined Mainstream Fund Services as a graduate in 2008 and has held a variety of fund services roles including portfolio valuation, unit pricing and performance measurement. He is currently Mainstream Fund Services' Singapore country manager. John holds an Engineering degree and a Master of Business Administration majoring in finance.

Contact Details

+65 6871 4133
singapore@mainstreamgroup.com

United States

Denise DePaola

Denise DePaola

Chief Executive Officer, Americas

Denise DePaola is CEO of Mainstream’s US operations. Denise has over 20 years of experience in public accounting and the alternative investment / financial services arena, with a particular emphasis on fund administration and business development. Denise has been licensed by the State of New York as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Denise has also been recognized as a thought leader, game changer and executive of the year by the hedge fund administration and consulting industry. She received a BA in Accounting and Information Systems from CUNY Queens College, NY, attended Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ and Wroxton College, Oxfordshire, England. Denise is an active board member of the Dying to Live foundation.  

Contact Details:

+1 631 737 4500
americas@mainstreamgroup.com 

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