Beth is a seasoned finance industry professional and brings over 25 years of financial services experience to her role as GFM’s Compliance Officer and Corporate Services Manager. Beth joined GFM in 2011 and is responsible for all aspects of GFM’s compliance function including regulatory reporting, the onboarding of new clients and providing Director Support. Beth also oversees the registered office, board support services, finance and general administration functions of the business.
Prior to GFM, Beth worked at Butterfield Fulcrum (Cayman) Limited for 10 years within the Fund Administration department. During her tenure there she served as the Pension Officer for the largest pension plan in the Cayman Islands. She was promoted to Assistant Vice President for the shareholder administration/transfer agent facilities for the largest portfolio of hedge funds client. In this role she liaised with Investment Managers, Fund Directors, Prime Brokers, Investors, Fund Accountants and Auditors. She assisted in the design of a control matrix, compliance checklists, and employee training in order to achieve the company’s SAS70 certification.
Before moving to the Cayman Islands in 1999, Beth was an integral part of growing a small industrial training company in Denver, CO (USA), to a multi-million dollar operation over the course of 12 years and served in various management roles in Accounting, Human Resources and Operations.
Beth holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of North Dakota, USA. She is a CAMS Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist.