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Asha Karia Patel
Grant Thornton Specialist Services

Asha Karia Patel

Chief Operating Officer

Asha is a qualified chartered accountant and a well-rounded leader that specialises in strategy creation and supporting businesses through change. Asha is currently the COO and CFO of Grant Thornton Specialist Services in Cayman and has been pivotal to its growth and success over the last 5 years. In addition to her role in Cayman, Asha is developing strategy for Grant Thornton UK’s Insolvency business and is also supporting the Cayman Islands Government’s submarine cable project. Prior to moving to Cayman Asha sat on the executive committee of Barclaycard Payment Acceptance (within Barclays bank) as Head of Strategy and Planning.

 

Previous employment:

  • Strategy & Planning Director, Barclays
  • Advisory Manager , KPMG UK

 

Qualifications:

  • FCA -  ICAEW
  • BSc Statistic, Computing,  Operational Research and Economics, (SCORE) University College London (UCL) 
  • Part qualified business coach - EMCC
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