Aztec Group is delighted to announce the recent arrival of their new Chief Operating Officer, (COO), John Gavey.

John replaces Carol Wilson, co-founder of the Aztec Group, who retired earlier this year.

John’s role as COO will focus on high level strategic and operational responsibilities and he will work closely with the Group Executive and Heads of Business.

John has an extensive business background in Fund Accounting and for the last four years has been a Director at State Street leading their European Private Equity and Real Estate Fund Accounting teams. 

Prior to his Director role at State Street John was an Associate Director at Mourant International Finance Administration (MIFA) managing multiple fund accounting teams across MIFA’s Jersey Private Equity department.

John graduated from the University of Nottingham and started his career at KPMG where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant.

Chief Executive Officer, Edward Moore, commented ‘John has a vast amount of experience and knowledge and excellent leadership skills to deliver this role and drive the operations of Aztec Group forward.  I am very pleased to welcome him on board.’

John commented "I’m very much looking forward to my new role as Chief Operating Officer at the Aztec Group. Aztec Group has had another successful year and is an expanding business going from strength to strength and I’m excited to be part of it.’