Gordon BlandFinance Director +
Gordon BlandFinance Director
Gordon Bland is Finance Director at Target. He is a Chartered Accountant with extensive experience of financial reporting within the asset management industry.
He provides financial input to the strategic and commercial activities of the senior team, and leads the finance function where his key responsibilities include: financial planning and analysis; risk management; ownership of relationships with debt providers, Treasury services; and financial reporting to Shareholders.
Gordon previously worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers for almost ten years, serving asset management and financial services clients in the UK, Canada and Australia.
Alastair MurrayDirector, Finance: Listed Funds +
Alastair MurrayDirector, Finance: Listed Funds
Alastair is Director, Finance: Listed Funds at Target. He is a chartered accountant with a depth of experience in both the Banking and Charity sectors.
Alastair’s key responsibilities are for the smooth running of the Listed Fund finance function and for supporting the Finance Director with financial planning and analysis, risk management, debt and capital market activities and Treasury services.
Before joining Target, Alastair spent 17 years with the Bank of Scotland, initially in providing debt in support of management buyouts before joining the strategy team supporting the CEO of the Corporate Division. Alastair then made the move to being an FD in the charity sector. Alastair is still connected to the social sector as volunteer Chair of a large central belt Housing Association.
Audrey WanlessDirector, Finance: Unlisted Funds +
Audrey WanlessDirector, Finance: Unlisted Funds
Robert SaundersGroup Accountant +
Robert SaundersGroup Accountant
Robert is Group Accountant at Target. He is responsible for consolidation of the client Group financials and client statutory reporting.
Robert graduated with a degree in Economics from Edinburgh University. He is a chartered accountant having qualified with KPMG and has held a number of financial reporting positions with Lloyds Bank, Alliance Trust and most recently abrdn plc before joining Target in 2022.
Jen HollisTransactional Finance Lead +
Jen HollisTransactional Finance Lead
Jen Joined Target as Transactional Finance Lead in 2023.
She is ACCA qualified and prior to joining Target has 25 years' experience in the IT and Construction Industry.
She is primarily responsible for the transactional functions within the finance department.
Jamie McGrathFinance Associate +
Jamie McGrathFinance Associate
Jamie joined Target as a Finance Associate in 2018. He earned his CA qualification in February 2024.
He is primarily responsible for assisting in financial preparation, analysis, and reporting. He graduated from Stirling University in 2018 with an honours degree in Accounting and Finance.
William McPakeFinance Associate +
William McPakeFinance Associate
William joined Target in 2023 as a Finance Associate and assists in the planning and analysis of financial reports while pursuing his ICAS qualification.
Prior to joining the team, he studied Accounting and Finance at the University of Strathclyde and graduated with an honours degree in 2023. During his studies he also worked to gain experience in the healthcare sector.