Stanley Gibbons appoints Louis Castro as non-executive director
Mr. Castro has over 30 years' experience in accounting and corporate finance both in the UK and overseas. Most recently he has been the Chief Financial Officer at Eland Oil & Gas, a publicly quoted company where he was one of two executive directors.
Previously Mr. Castro was the Managing Director of Northland Capital Partners in London and before this he was Head of Corporate Finance at Matrix Corporate Capital and at Insinger de Beaufort.
He started his career by qualifying as a Chartered Accountant with Coopers & Lybrand (now PWC).
Mr. Castro has widespread international experience having advised the Boards of companies worldwide including companies in the retail sector.
He has led on numerous public listings and has been a non-executive director and chairman of the audit committee at Eland Oil & Gas and at Pan European Terminals.
Mr. Castro is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He graduated in 1980 from Birmingham University with a BSc & BComm (Hons) in Engineering Production & Economics.