Charles is a Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer for Slate Office REIT, overlooking all aspects of Slate Office REIT’s corporate finance, financial planning & analysis, corporate accounting, financial reporting and debt. Previously, Charles was the CFO of Yew Grove REIT plc, an Irish-incorporated real estate investment trust that is dual-listed on Euronext Dublin (Ireland) and the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange, which was acquired by Slate Office REIT in 2022.
Charles has nearly three decades of experience in capital markets. He started his career with Bear Stearns’ Financial Analytics and Structured Transactions group before joining Nomura’s Exotic Credit Trading Group. In addition to raising and structuring financing for funds and corporate borrowers, he advised pension schemes and banks on their funding requirements and strategies. In 2012, Charles joined Parapet Capital Advisors, establishing it as an Irish Commercial Property investor and listing its portfolio in 2018 as Yew Grove REIT. Charles was CFO, Director and a member of the investment committee of Yew Grove REIT.