Peter Doyle - Chairman

Peter Doyle


Peter was previously responsible for the Family Investment Office which includes the Rural Estates, the financial affairs of the Grosvenor Estate and Grosvenor Trusts and the Private Office of the Grosvenor Family. He is still involved with the organisation.

Peter was a partner in KPMG from 1986 until 2002 where he held a number of senior roles, including Head of London office and UK Head of Financial Services; he served on the UK board for three years. Since then, and before joining the Grosvenor Estate, he acted as Interim Finance Director at the Export Credit Guarantee Department and also at Benfield Group, the reinsurance broker. He also served as a board member of Peabody for seven years.

Laura Russell-Young, (Chartered MSCI)

Managing Director

Laura is the Managing Director of Yealand Administration and has been with the Company since early 2014. She has worked in the financial industry for the last 20 years primarily in client services and operations for investment management companies and private clients.

Laura was previously Head of Operations for Sand Aire Ltd, a multi-family office and was responsible for the operation of their ACD. At this time, she was Yealand’s first client, was the initial point of contact as well as involved in the set-up of the business and was heavily involved in setting the initial high bar when it came to the service level requirements of a private client. Prior to that, she was Head of Client Services at Berry Asset Management, a boutique investment management company where she worked for 12 years and looked after UHNW clients and families primarily in the UK.

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Dominic Masterson - Head of Funds

Dominic Masterson, (Chartered MSCI)

Director of Business Operations

Dominic is Director of Business Operations for Yealand Administration and joined the Company in April 2018. He is responsible for the Valuations for all of the Funds, together with Fund Accounting, NAV production, statutory and client reporting. He is also a member of the Management Board. Dominic has over 30 years’ experience in the asset management sector specialising in Charity Funds and was previously Head of Operations at CCLA Investment Management.
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Michelle Gordon - Transfer Agency Manager

Michelle Gordon

Head of Transfer Agency

Michelle Joined Yealand in 2008, she is responsible for Transfer Agency, and is a member of the Management Board. Michelle has over 18 years experience within financial services, prior to joining Yealand Michelle worked for Capita Financial, City Financial and First Group
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Samuel Jackson - Compliance Director

Samuel Jackson

Head of Compliance and Risk

Samuel joined Yealand Administration Limited at the beginning of March 2018 as Head of Compliance and Risk. Samuel has over 15 years financial services experience, specialising in compliance oversight of AFMs / ACDs including all outsourced and offshored functions such as Transfer Agency, Pricing and Fund Accounting. He joined the industry in 2002 at Churchill Insurance and has since gained a wealth of experience and knowledge through a variety of Risk and Compliance roles at RBS Insurance, NatWest Trustee and Depositary Services and Old Mutual Global Investors. His role prior to joining Yealand Administration Limited was Head of Compliance Monitoring and Deputy MLRO at Old Mutual Global Investors.
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Sanjoy Roy

Finance Manager

Sanjoy was admitted as a full member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) on April 2018. He has working experience of around 6 years with multiple Accountancy firms, prior to joining Yealand in March 2019. He is currently serving as a Finance Manager and responsible for preparing financial planning and related ongoing advice for the CEO and Management Board together with handling all financial transactions and accountancy matters, including audit, systems, tax, VAT analysis and reporting.

Kelly McGrath

Project Manager

Kelly is project manager and joined in January 2019. Kelly is responsible for all aspects of project delivery, supporting the full project life cycle, managing client expectations, liaising with department heads to ensure resources are correctly allocated, ensuring timeliness and quality, documenting project requirements, communicating project status and progress to project teams and the Management Board and project planning. Kelly ensures all our teams work together to ensure team cohesion throughout in house and external projects.

Aaron Guy

Compliance Manager

Aaron joined Yealand in October 2018 as Compliance Manager. Aaron began his career within the Transfer Agency operations at BNP Paribas Securities Services before moving on to roles at Investment Fund Services Limited and Marlborough Fund Managers. His role prior to joining Yealand was Compliance Oversight Manager at the Marlborough Group where he led a team responsible for the oversight of 20+ outsourced Investment Managers. Aaron has over 10 years industry experience and holds various qualifications including the Investment Management Certificate (IMC).
Sarah Myland

Sarah Myland

Pricing and Reconciliations Supervisor

Paul Marriott - Fund Accounting Manager

Paul Marriott

Fund Accounting Supervisor