Alan West

BA (Hons) ACA

Financial Controller

Alan is a statutory and investor reporting specialist with extensive Big 4 and private equity/real assets industry experience.

Alan is a statutory and investor reporting specialist with extensive Big 4 and private equity/real assets industry experience. He joined Kout Capital in 2019, having previously worked at STAR Capital as financial controller of a UK-based shipping fund and its FCA-regulated manager. Before joining STAR Capital, Alan spent over 5 years in KPMG’s Corporate Accounting department in London, becoming manager and acting team leader, responsible for providing financial statements preparation, VAT compliance and outsourced CFO services to a large portfolio of clients. Alan trained in assurance at PricewaterhouseCoopers, specialising in statutory auditing and controls reporting for asset management, infrastructure and private equity firms.

Alan is a chartered accountant (ACA) and member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). He also holds the ICAEW’s Audit Qualification (AQ) and a BA (Hons) degree from University College London.